Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Come, and let us return unto the LORD: for he hath torn, and he will heal us; he hath smitten, and he will bind us up.
He hath torn
I will go back to my place till they are made waste; in their trouble they will go after me early and will make search for me.
O Israel, come back to the Lord your God; for your evil-doing has been the cause of your fall.
And the peoples will say, Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob: and he will give us knowledge of his ways, and we will be guided by his word; for out of Zion the law will go out, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
Let the sinner give up his way, and the evil-doer his purpose: and let him come back to the Lord, and he will have mercy on him; and to our God, for there is full forgiveness with him.
Come back, you children who have been turned away, and I will take away your desire for wandering. See, we have come to you, for you are the Lord our God.
In those days and in that time, says the Lord, the children of Israel will come, they and the children of Judah together; they will go on their way weeping and making prayer to the Lord their God.
Let us make search and put our ways to the test, turning again to the Lord;
Come together, make everyone come together, O nation without shame;
He hath torn
And so to Ephraim I am like a wasting insect, and a destruction to the children of Judah.
So I will be like a lion to them; as a cruel beast I will keep watch by the road;
See now, I myself am he; there is no other god but me: giver of death and life, wounding and making well: and no one has power to make you free from my hand.
1 Samuel 2:6
The Lord is the giver of death and life: sending men down to the underworld and lifting them up.
For after his punishment he gives comfort, and after wounding, his hands make you well.
And you will make unclean what is covering your pictured images of silver, and the plating of your images of gold: you will send them away as an unclean thing, saying, Be gone!
For the Lord has said, Your disease may not be made well and your wound is bitter.
... and to make them full of the dead bodies of men whom I have put to death in my wrath and in my passion, and because of whose evil-doing I have kept my face covered from this town.
For though he sends grief, still he will have pity in the full measure of his love.
In that day a man's heart will be turned to his Maker, and his eyes to the Holy One of Israel.