Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Will a lion roar in the thicket, when he has no prey? Does a young lion cry out of his den, if he has caught nothing?
He said: "Yahweh will roar from Zion, and utter his voice from Jerusalem; and the pastures of the shepherds will mourn, and the top of Carmel will wither."
One of the elders said to me, "Don't weep. Behold, the Lion who is of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has overcome; he who opens the book and its seven seals."
"But you gave the Nazirites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, 'Don't prophesy!'
Amaziah also said to Amos, "You seer, go, flee away into the land of Judah, and there eat bread, and prophesy there:
For I am full of words. The spirit within me constrains me.
If I say, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name, then there is in my heart as it were a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I am weary with forbearing, and I can't [contain].
for we can't help telling the things which we saw and heard."
"Go stand and speak in the temple to the people all the words of this life."
1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I preach the Good News, I have nothing to boast about; for necessity is laid on me; but woe is to me, if I don't preach the Good News.
Therefore I am like a lion to them. Like a leopard, I will lurk by the path.