Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The priests said not, Where is the LORD? and they that handle the law knew me not: the pastors also transgressed against me, and the prophets prophesied by Baal, and walked after things that do not profit.
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How do ye say, We are wise, and the law of the LORD is with us? Behold, certainly in vain did he make the pen; the scribes were in vain.
They shall teach Jacob thy judgments and Israel thy law; they shall put incense before thy nostrils and a perfect sacrifice upon thine altar.
The law of truth was in his mouth, and iniquity was not found in his lips: he walked with me in peace and righteousness and turned many away from iniquity.
Woe unto you, lawyers! for ye have taken the key of knowledge: ye entered not in yourselves, and those that were entering in, ye hindered.
yet ye have not known him, but I know him; and if I should say, I do not know him, I shall be a liar like unto you; but I know him and keep his word.
And they will do these things unto you because they do not know the Father, nor me.
Behold, thou doth call thyself a Jew and art supported by the law and doth glory in God
2 Corinthians 4:2
but remove from ourselves every hidden shameful thing, not walking in craftiness, nor adulterating the word of God, but in the manifestation of the truth, commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
For the pastors are become carnal and have not sought the LORD; therefore they did not understand, and all their flocks scattered.
Many pastors have destroyed my vineyard; they have trodden my heritage under foot; they have made my precious heritage a desolate wilderness.
Woe be unto the pastors that waste and scatter the sheep of my pasture! said the LORD.
Has a nation changed their gods? Even though they are not gods. But my people have changed their glory for that which does not profit.
Behold, ye trust in lying words that cannot profit.
1 Samuel 12:21
do not turn aside after vain things which cannot profit nor deliver, for they are vain.
all shall be ashamed of the people that shall not profit them, nor be a help, nor bring them increase, but a shame, and also a reproach.
Of what profit is the graven image that its maker has sculpted; the molten image, that teaches lies, so that in making dumb images the maker trusts in his work?
For what is a man profited if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
and that ye may teach the sons of Israel all the statutes which the LORD has spoken unto them by the hand of Moses.