Blessed is the man that does this, and the son of man that lays hold on it; that keeps from polluting the sabbath, and keeps his hand from doing any evil.
If thou turn away thy foot from the sabbath, from doing thy will on my holy day; and call the sabbath the delightful, holy, glorious day of the LORD; and shalt honour him by not doing thine own ways, nor seeking thine own will, nor speaking thine own words:
And thou shalt speak unto the sons of Israel, saying, With all this ye shall keep my sabbaths; for it is a sign between me and you throughout your ages; that ye may know that I am the LORD that doth sanctify you.
Aleph Halelu-JAH. Blessed is the man that fears the LORD, Beth that delights greatly in his commandments.
For thus has the LORD said unto the eunuchs that keep my sabbaths, and choose the things that please me, and take hold of my covenant;
Thus hath the LORD said: Take heed for your lives, and bring no burden on the sabbath day to bring it in by the gates of Jerusalem;
And I also gave them my sabbaths to be a sign between me and them, that they might know that I am the LORD that sanctifies them.
and hallow my sabbaths; and they shall be a sign between me and you, that ye may know that I am the LORD your God.
Thou shalt remember the sabbath day, to sanctify it.
but the seventh day shall be the sabbath of the LORD thy God; in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy manslave, nor thy maidslave, nor thy beast, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates;
Then I contended with the nobles of Judah and said unto them, What evil thing is this that ye do and profane thus the sabbath day?
Blessed is the man that does not walk in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stand in the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of the scornful.
LORD, who shall abide in thy tabernacle? who shall dwell in the mountain of thy holiness?
Happy are those that keep judgment and he that does righteousness at all times.
ALEPH. Blessed are those who walk in the perfect way, who walk in the law of the LORD.
Blessed is every one that fears the LORD, that walks in his ways.
By mercy and truth iniquity is purged, and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.
The highway of the upright is to separate himself from evil; he that keeps his way preserves his soul.
It is good that thou should take hold of this; and also from the other not withdraw thy hand; for he that fears God shall come through with everything.
Also the sons of the stranger, that join themselves to the LORD, to serve him, and that love the name of the LORD, to be his slaves, every one that keeps from polluting the sabbath, and takes hold of my covenant;
But he said, Rather, blessed are those that hear the word of God and keep it.
Blessed is that slave whom his lord when he comes shall find so doing.
If ye know these things, ye shall be blessed if ye do them.
Let love be without dissimulation, abhorring that which is evil, causing you to come unto that which is good;
Blessed are those who do his commandments that their power and authority might be in the tree of life and they may enter in through the gates into the city.