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26 and others will come here from the nearby villages, from the towns of Judah and Benjamin,[a] from the hill country and the foothills to the west, and from the Southern Desert. They will bring sacrifices to please me and to give me thanks,[b] as well as offerings of grain and incense.

27 But if you keep on carrying things through the city gates on the Sabbath and keep treating it as any other day, I will set fire to these gates and burn down the whole city, including the fortresses.

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  1. 17.26 Judah and Benjamin: These two tribes made up the southern kingdom of Judah.
  2. 17.26 sacrifices to please me and to give me thanks: See the notes at 14.12.

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