Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As a fountain casteth out her waters, so she casteth out her wickedness: violence and spoil is heard in her; before me continually is grief and wounds.
Keep thy heart with all diligence; For out of it are the issues of life.
But the wicked are like the troubled sea; for it cannot rest, and its waters cast up mire and dirt.
out of the same mouth cometh forth blessing and cursing. My brethren, these things ought not so to be.
For as often as I speak, I cry out; I cry, Violence and destruction! because the word of Jehovah is made a reproach unto me, and a derision, all the day.
Destroy, O Lord, and divide their tongue; For I have seen violence and strife in the city.
Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness; none of them'shall remain , nor of their multitude, nor of their wealth: neither shall there be eminency among them.
And thou shalt say, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: A city that sheddeth blood in the midst of her, that her time may come, and that maketh idols against herself to defile her!
For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the bare rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust.
Woe to them that devise iniquity and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand.
And I said, Hear, I pray you, ye heads of Jacob, and rulers of the house of Israel: is it not for you to know justice?
The godly man is perished out of the earth, and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.