Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because he has stretched out his hand against God, and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty.
[He is] wise in heart, and mighty in strength. Who has hardened himself against him, and prospered?
Because the mentality of the flesh is enmity against God, for it is not submissive to the law of God, for neither is it able.
Is it good to thee that thou should oppress, that thou should despise the work of thy hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
The tents of robbers prosper, and those who provoke God are secure. Into whose hand God brings [abundantly].
Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking deceit.
Your words have been stout against me, says LORD. Yet ye say, What have we spoken against thee?
If any man among you seems to be religious, not bridling his tongue but deceiving his heart, this man's religion is futile.
For we all stumble in many things. If any man does not stumble in word, this is a perfect man, able also to bridle the whole body.