Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they shall drive thee from men, and thy dwelling shall be with the beasts of the field: they shall make thee to eat grass as oxen, and seven times shall pass over thee, until thou know that the most High ruleth in the kingdom of men, and giveth it to whomsoever he will.
They shall drive
They shall drive
He called out loudly as follows: 'Chop down the tree and lop off its branches! Strip off its foliage and scatter its fruit! Let the animals flee from under it and the birds from its branches!
He was driven from human society, his mind was changed to that of an animal, he lived with the wild donkeys, he was fed grass like oxen, and his body became damp with the dew of the sky, until he came to understand that the most high God rules over human kingdoms, and he appoints over them whomever he wishes.
They were banished from the community -- people shouted at them like they would shout at thieves --
This announcement is by the decree of the sentinels; this decision is by the pronouncement of the holy ones, so that those who are alive may understand that the Most High has authority over human kingdoms, and he bestows them on whomever he wishes. He establishes over them even the lowliest of human beings.'
He said, "Tomorrow." And Moses said, "It will be as you say, so that you may know that there is no one like the Lord our God.
For this time I will send all my plagues on your very self and on your servants and your people, so that you may know that there is no one like me in all the earth.
He has done this so all the nations of the earth might recognize the Lord's power and so you might always obey the Lord your God."
He loosens the bonds of kings and binds a loincloth around their waist.
Kings reign by means of me, and potentates decree righteousness;
Now, O Lord our God, rescue us from his power, so all the kingdoms of the earth may know that you alone are the Lord."
I will give you hidden treasures, riches stashed away in secret places, so you may recognize that I am the Lord, the one who calls you by name, the God of Israel.
"I made the earth and the people and animals on it by my mighty power and great strength, and I give it to whomever I see fit.
You must dispossess the inhabitants of the land and live in it, for I have given you the land to possess it.
He lived among the tombs, and no one could bind him anymore, not even with a chain.