Hear, all you people; hearken, O earth, and all that is in it: and let the Lord GOD be witness against you, the Lord from his holy temple.
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George Leo Haydock
Witness. Deuteronomy xxxii., Isaias i., and vi. The prophet discharges his duty, and will not be blameable, if people die in their sins, Jeremias iii. 18. (Worthington)
This sublime address shows the importance of the subject, and how deep an impression the sins of Israel had made in his breast.