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 the ways of pleasantness, and all her beaten paths, peace.
To shine forth to those in darkness and sitting in the shadow of death, to direct our feet in the way of peace.
And the way of peace they knew not:
And judgment was turned away behind, and justice shall stand from far off: for truth fainted in the street, and right will not be able to come in.
For the vineyard of Jehovah of armies is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah the plant of his pleasures: and he will wait for judgment, and behold bloodshed; for justice, and behold a cry.
Run ye to and fro in the streets of Jerusalem, and see now, and know, and seek in her broad places, if ye shall find a man, if there is he doing judgment, seeking faithfulness; and I will pardon to her.
Hear the word of Jehovah, ye sons of Israel: for a contention to Jehovah with the inhabitants of the land, for no truth and no kindness and no knowledge of God in the land.
Wo! to those living at ease in Zion, and trusting in the mountain of Shomeron, being distinguished the chief of the nations, and to them the house of Israel came.
Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye exact tenths and dill and cummin, and ye have left the weightier things of the law, judgment, and mercy, and faith: these it was necessary to do, and not to let go those.
To the overseer, Thou wilt not destroy; to David a poem. Will ye indeed speak dumb justice? will ye judge justly, ye sons of man?
And those turning to their winding ways, Jehovah will cause them to go with those working iniquity: peace upon Israel.
Whose paths are perverted, and in their tracks are bent aside:
He going uprightly shall be saved; and he being violent in the ways shall fall at once.
No peace, said Jehovah, to the unjust
And the unjust as the tossed sea when it shall not be able to rest, and its waters will toss up mud and mire;