Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
O that there were such a heart in them that they would fear me and keep all my commandments always that it might be well with them and with their children for ever!
Oh, if my people would hearken unto me and Israel would walk in my ways!
Oh that men would praise the LORD for his mercy and for his wonderful works unto the sons of Adam!
O that thou would look unto my commandments! Then thy peace would be as a river and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea:
Who is wise that he might understand this? and prudent that he might know this? for the ways of the LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them; but the rebellious shall fall therein.
And when he was come near, he beheld the city and wept over it,
And what will ye do in the day of visitation and in the desolation which shall come from far? To whom will ye flee for help and where will ye leave your glory?
And thou didst say, I shall be a lady for ever. Until now thou hast not laid these things to heart, neither didst thou remember thy latter end.
The prophets prophesied falsely, and the priests bore rule by their hands; and my people love to have it so. What will ye do in the end thereof?
As the partridge that steals that which she did not hatch, is he that gets riches and not with righteousness; in the midst of his days he shall leave them, and at his end shall be a fool.
Teth Her filthiness is in her skirts; she did not remember her latter end; therefore she came down surprisingly; she has no comforter. O LORD, behold my affliction, for the enemy has magnified himself.
But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee; then whose shall those things be which thou hast stored up?
There was a certain rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and fared sumptuously every day;
Yea, and why even of yourselves judge ye not what is right?