Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who saith of his father and of his mother, I behold them not, And, his own brethren, regardeth he not, And, his own sons, observeth he not, - Because they watch thy speech, That, thy covenant, they may preserve,;
1 Kings 10:8
How happy, are thy wives, how happy, are these thy servants, - who do stand before thee continually, who hear thy wisdom!
One thing, have I asked of Yahweh, That, will I seek to secure, - That I may dwell in the house of Yahweh, all the days of my life, To view the delightfulness of Yahweh, And to contemplate in his temple.
For better is a day in thy courts, than a thousand, I choose rather to stand at the threshold in the house of my God, Than to dwell in the tents of lawlessness.
Lovingkindness and faithfulness, let them not forsake thee, - bind them, upon thy neck, write them upon the tablet of thy heart:
How happy the man that doth hearken to me, - keeping guard at my doors, day by day, watching at the posts of my gates;
The lips of the righteous, feed multitudes, but, the foolish, for lack of sense, shall die.
He that walketh with the wise, becometh wise, but, the friend of dullards, becometh foolish.
And, she, had a sister, called Mary, who also, seating herself at the feet of the Lord, was hearing his word.
But, he, said - Yea rather! - Happy they who hear the word of God, and observe it!