Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The way of peace they know not; and there is no judgment in their goings: they have made them crooked paths: whosoever goeth therein shall not know peace.
Her ways are ways of pleasantness, And all her paths are peace.
To shine upon them that sit in darkness and the shadow of death; To guide our feet into the way of peace.
And the way of peace have they not known:
And justice is turned away backward, and righteousness standeth afar off; for truth is fallen in the street, and uprightness cannot enter.
For the vineyard of Jehovah of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for justice, but, behold, oppression; for righteousness, but, behold, a cry.
Run ye to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem, and see now, and know, and seek in the broad places thereof, if ye can find a man, if there be any that doeth justly, that seeketh truth; and I will pardon her.
Hear the word of Jehovah, ye children of Israel; for Jehovah hath a controversy with the inhabitants of the land, because there is no truth, nor goodness, nor knowledge of God in the land.
Woe to them that are at ease in Zion, and to them that are secure in the mountain of Samaria, the notable men of the chief of the nations, to whom the house of Israel come!
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye tithe mint and anise and cummin, and have left undone the weightier matters of the law, justice, and mercy, and faith: but these ye ought to have done, and not to have left the other undone.
Do ye indeed in silence speak righteousness? Do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of men?
But as for such as turn aside unto their crooked ways, Jehovah will lead them forth with the workers of iniquity. Peace be upon Israel.
Who are crooked in their ways, And wayward in their paths:
Whoso walketh uprightly shall be delivered; But he that is perverse in his ways shall fall at once.
There is no peace, saith Jehovah, to the wicked.
But the wicked are like the troubled sea; for it cannot rest, and its waters cast up mire and dirt.