“Blessed shall you be when you come in, and blessed shall you be when you go out.
The Lord will guard your going out and your coming in
From this time forth and forever.
who will go out and come in before them, and who will lead them out and bring them in, so that the congregation of the Lord will not be like sheep which have no shepherd.”
And he said to them, “I am a hundred and twenty years old today; I am no longer able to come and go, and the Lord has said to me, ‘You shall not cross this Jordan.’
You know Abner the son of Ner, that he came to deceive you and to learn of your going out and coming in and to find out all that you are doing.”
Give me now wisdom and knowledge, that I may go out and come in before this people, for who can rule this great people of Yours?”