Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The portion of Jacob is not like them: for he is the former of all things; and Israel is the rod of his inheritance: The LORD of hosts is his name.
The portion of Jacob is not like these; For the Maker of all is He, And of the tribe of His inheritance; The LORD of hosts is His name.
The LORD is the portion of my inheritance and my cup; You support my lot.
My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
The LORD is my portion; I have promised to keep Your words.
I cried out to You, O LORD; I said, "You are my refuge, My portion in the land of the living.
"The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I have hope in Him."
It is He who made the earth by His power, Who established the world by His wisdom; And by His understanding He has stretched out the heavens.
The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.
The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.
'Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine;
"For the LORD'S portion is His people; Jacob is the allotment of His inheritance.
Remember Your congregation, which You have purchased of old, Which You have redeemed to be the tribe of Your inheritance; And this Mount Zion, where You have dwelt.
For the LORD has chosen Jacob for Himself, Israel for His own possession.
"I was angry with My people, I profaned My heritage And gave them into your hand. You did not show mercy to them, On the aged you made your yoke very heavy.
"You shall not make for yourself an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth.
To whom then will you liken God? Or what likeness will you compare with Him?
"To whom would you liken Me And make Me equal and compare Me, That we would be alike?