Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.
For my people have forgotten me, they have burned incense to false gods ; and they have been made to stumble in their ways, in the ancient paths, to walk in bypaths, in a way not cast up;
Remember the days of old, Consider the years of many generations: Ask thy father, and he will show thee; Thine elders, and they will tell thee.
Song of Songs 1:7
Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, Where thou feedest thy flock , Where thou makest it to rest at noon: For why should I be as one that is veiled Beside the flocks of thy companions?
To the law and to the testimony! if they speak not according to this word, surely there is no morning for them.
Remember ye the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded unto him in Horeb for all Israel, even statutes and ordinances.
But Abraham saith, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.
Ye search the scriptures, because ye think that in them ye have eternal life; and these are they which bear witness of me;
Now these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of the mind, examining the Scriptures daily, whether these things were so.
What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather, hath found according to the flesh?
that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
For therein the elders had witness borne to them.
Therefore let us also, seeing we are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
but this thing I commanded them, saying, Hearken unto my voice, and I will be your God, and ye shall be my people; and walk ye in all the way that I command you, that it may be well with you.
O house of Jacob, come ye, and let us walk in the light of Jehovah.
and thine ears shall hear a word behind thee, saying, This is the way, walk ye in it; when ye turn to the right hand, and when ye turn to the left.
Jesus therefore said unto them, Yet a little while is the light among you. Walk while ye have the light, that darkness overtake you not: and he that walketh in the darkness knoweth not whither he goeth.
If ye know these things, blessed are ye if ye do them.
As therefore ye received Christ Jesus the Lord,'so walk in him,
Withhold thy foot from being unshod, and thy throat from thirst: but thou saidst, It is in vain; no, for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go.
But they say, It is in vain; for we will walk after our own devices, and we will do every one after the stubbornness of his evil heart.
I spake unto thee in thy prosperity; but thou saidst, I will not hear. This hath been thy manner from thy youth, that thou obeyedst not my voice.
As for the word that thou hast spoken unto us in the name of Jehovah, we will not hearken unto thee.
But what think ye? A man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work to-day in the vineyard.
Show me thy ways, O Jehovah; Teach me thy paths.
Then shalt thou understand righteousness and justice, And equity, yea , every good path.
that Jehovah thy God may show us the way wherein we should walk, and the thing that we should do.
And no man having drunk old wine desireth new; for he saith, The old is good.