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Malachi 4

(4:1a) "The day cometh, that shall burn as an oven."

(4:1b-3) "All the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up ... And ye shall tread down the wicked; for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet." God will burn "the wicked" and the "righteous" will walk around on their ashes.

(4:4) "Remember ye the law of Moses."
Must we obey the Old Testament laws?
Where did Moses receive the ten commandments?

(4:5) "I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the LORD." (See note for 3:1)

(4:6) "Lest I come and smite the earth with a curse." The Old Testament ends fittingly with these words: "Lest I come and smite the earth with a curse."
Will God curse the earth (again)?

4:1 For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.
4:2 But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall.
4:3 And ye shall tread down the wicked; for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet in the day that I shall do this, saith the LORD of hosts.
4:4 Remember ye the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded unto him in Horeb for all Israel, with the statutes and judgments.
4:5 Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the LORD:
4:6 And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.

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