God's mercy in restoring the two tables,
Deuteronomy 10:1 'At that time hath Jehovah said unto me, Grave for thee two tables of stone, like the first, and come up unto Me, into the mount, and thou hast made for thee an ark of wood, Deuteronomy 10:2 and I write on the tables the words which were on the first tables, which thou hast broken, and thou hast placed them in the ark; Deuteronomy 10:3 and I make an ark of shittim wood, and grave two tables of stone like the first, and go up to the mount, and the two tables in my hand. Deuteronomy 10:4 'And He writeth on the tables, according to the first writing, the Ten Matters, which Jehovah hath spoken unto you in the mount, out of the midst of the fire, in the day of the assembly, and Jehovah giveth them unto me, Deuteronomy 10:5 and I turn and come down from the mount, and put the tables in the ark which I had made, and they are there, as Jehovah commanded me.
in continuing the priesthood,
Deuteronomy 10:6 'And the sons of Israel have journeyed from Beeroth of the sons of Jaakan to Mosera, there Aaron died, and he is buried there, and Eleazar his son doth act as priest in his stead; Deuteronomy 10:7 thence they journeyed to Gudgodah, and from Gudgodah to Jotbathah, a land of brooks of water.
in separating the tribe of Levi,
Deuteronomy 10:8 'At that time hath Jehovah separated the tribe of Levi, to bear the ark of the covenant of Jehovah, to stand before Jehovah, to serve Him, and to bless in His name, unto this day, Deuteronomy 10:9 therefore there hath not been to Levi a portion and inheritance with his brethren; Jehovah Himself [is] his inheritance, as Jehovah thy God hath spoken to him.
in hearkening unto Moses' suit for the people.
Deuteronomy 10:10 'And II have stood in the mount, as the former days, forty days and forty nights, and Jehovah hearkeneth unto me also at that time; Jehovah hath not willed to destroy thee. Deuteronomy 10:11 'And Jehovah saith unto me, Rise, go to journey before the people, and they go in and possess the land which I have sworn to their fathers to give to them.
An exhortation unto obedience.
Deuteronomy 10:12 'And now, Israel, what is Jehovah thy God asking from thee, except to fear Jehovah thy God, to walk in all His ways, and to love Him, and to serve Jehovah thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, Deuteronomy 10:13 to keep the commands of Jehovah, and His statutes which I am commanding thee to-day, for good to thee? Deuteronomy 10:14 'Lo, to Jehovah thy God [are] the heavens and the heavens of the heavens, the earth and all that [is] in it; Deuteronomy 10:15 only in thy fathers hath Jehovah delightedto love them, and He doth fix on their seed after themon you, out of all the peoples as [at] this day; Deuteronomy 10:16 and ye have circumcised the foreskin of your heart, and your neck ye do not harden any more; Deuteronomy 10:17 for Jehovah your GodHe [is] God of the gods, and Lord of the lords; God, the great, the mighty, and the fearful; who accepteth not persons, nor taketh a bribe; Deuteronomy 10:18 He is doing the judgment of fatherless and widow, and loving the sojourner, to give to him bread and raiment. Deuteronomy 10:19 'And ye have loved the sojourner, for sojourners ye were in the land of Egypt. Deuteronomy 10:20 'Jehovah thy God thou dost fear, Him thou dost serve, and to Him thou dost cleave, and by His name thou dost swear. Deuteronomy 10:21 He [is] thy praise, and He [is] thy God, who hath done with thee these great and fearful [things] which thine eyes have seen: Deuteronomy 10:22 with seventy persons did thy fathers go down to Egypt, and now hath Jehovah thy God made thee as stars of the heavens for multitude.