Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Will a lion give his loud cry in the woodland when no food is there? will the voice of the young lion be sounding from his hole if he has taken nothing?
And he said, The Lord will give a lion's cry from Zion, his voice will be sounding from Jerusalem; and the fields of the keepers of sheep will become dry, and the top of Carmel will be wasted away.
And one of the rulers said to me, Do not be sad: see, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has overcome, and has power to undo the book and its seven stamps.
But to those who were separate you gave wine for drink; and to the prophets you said, Be prophets no longer.
And Amaziah said to Amos, O seer, go in flight into the land of Judah, and there get your living by working as a prophet:
For I am full of words, I am unable to keep in my breath any longer:
And if I say, I will not keep him in mind, I will not say another word in his name; then it is in my heart like a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I am tired of keeping myself in, I am not able to do it.
For it is not possible for us to keep from saying what we have seen and have knowledge of.
Go, take your place in the Temple and give the people all the teaching about this Life.
1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I am a preacher of the good news, I have no cause for pride in this; because I am forced to do so, for a curse is on me if I do not.
So I will be like a lion to them; as a cruel beast I will keep watch by the road;