Jehoash king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, “
Once the trees went forth to anoint a king over them, and they said to the olive tree, ‘Reign over us!’
When the men of Israel saw that they were in a strait (for the people were hard-pressed), then
Then the Lord sent
“There were two men in one city, the one rich and the other poor.
He spoke of trees, from the cedar that is in Lebanon even to the hyssop that grows on the wall; he spoke also of animals and birds and creeping things and fish.
Joash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, “
So is a proverb in the mouth of fools.
Nettles and thistles in its fortified cities;
It will also be a haunt of
And an abode of ostriches.
Then I said, “Ah Lord God! They are saying of me, ‘Is he not just speaking
Egypt will gather them up,
Weeds will take over their treasures of silver;
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Or you will also be like him.