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.
Because my people have forgotten me, they have burned incense to vanity, and they have caused themselves to stumble in their ways, in the ancient paths, to walk in paths, in a way not trodden;
Remember the days of old; consider the years of many generations; ask thy father, and he will show thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee;
Song of Songs 1:7
Tell me, O thou whom my soul loves, where thou dost feed, where thou dost make thy flock to rest at noon; for why did I have to be as a wanderer after the flocks of thy companions?
To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
Remember ye the law of Moses my slave, which I commanded unto him in Horeb statutes and my rights over all Israel.
Abraham said unto him, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.
Search the scriptures, for in them ye think ye have eternal life; and they are those who testify of me.
These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all diligence and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.
What shall we say then that Abraham our father, as pertaining to the flesh, has found?
that ye not become slothful, but imitators of those who by faith and patience inherit the promises.
For by it the elders obtained a good report.
Therefore, seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, leaving behind all the weight of the sin which surrounds us, let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
But this thing I commanded them, saying, Hear my voice, and I will be your God, and ye shall be my people: and walk ye in all the way that I have commanded you that it may be well unto you.
O house of Jacob, come and let us walk in the light of the LORD.
Then thine ears shall hear a word behind thee, saying, This is the way, walk ye in it, that ye not turn to the right hand and that ye not turn to the left hand.
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the Light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you; for he that walks in darkness does not know where he goes.
If ye know these things, ye shall be blessed if ye do them.
Therefore in the manner in which ye received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him,
Withhold thy foot from being unshod and thy throat from thirst; but thou didst say, There is no hope: no; for I have loved strangers, and after them I will go.
And they said, This is useless, for we must walk after our own devices, and we must each one do the imagination of his evil heart.
I spoke unto thee in thy prosperity, but thou didst say, I will not hear. This has been thy way from thy youth, that thou hast never heard my voice.
As for the word that thou hast spoken unto us in the name of the LORD, we will not hearken unto thee.
But what do you think? A certain man had two sons, and he came to the first and said, Son, go work today in my vineyard.
Daleth Show me thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths.
Then shalt thou understand righteousness and judgment and equity, yea, every good path.
that the LORD thy God may show us the way in which we walk, and that which we should do.
No one also having drunk of the old straightway desires the new, for he says, The old is better.