Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Will a lion roar in the forest when he has no prey? Will a young lion cry out of his den if he has taken nothing?
And he said, The LORD will roar from Zion and utter his voice from Jerusalem; and the habitations of the pastors shall be destroyed, and the top of Carmel shall wither.
And one of the elders said unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the Root of David, who has overcome to open the book and to loose its seven seals.
But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, Do not prophesy.
And Amaziah said unto Amos, O thou seer, go, flee thee away into the land of Judah, and eat thy bread there, and prophesy there:
For I am full of words; the spirit within me constrains me.
And I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But he was in my heart as a burning fire and within my bones; I tried to forbear, and I could not.
For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.
Go, stand and speak in the temple to the people all the words of this life.
1 Corinthians 9:16
For though I preach the gospel, I have no reason to glory, for it is an obligation laid upon me; for woe is me, if I do not preach the gospel!
Therefore I will be unto them as a lion; as a tiger in the way I will observe them: