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But, in very deed, put forth, I pray thee, thy hand, and smite all that he hath, - verily, unto thy face, will he curse thee.
Unto my skin and unto my flesh, have my bones cleaved, and I have escaped with the akin of my teeth.
1 Chronicles 21:17
And David said unto God, Was it not, I, who gave word to number the people? Yea, I, it was who sinned and did the great wrong, what then had, these sheep, done? O Yahweh, my God, let thy hand, I beseech thee, be against me, and against the house of my father, but not against, thy people, that they should be plagued!
When I kept silence, my bones became worn out, Through my groaning all the day;
Remove from off me thy stroke, Because of the hostility of thy hand, am, I, consumed.
He will curse
Then said his wife unto him, Art thou still holding fast thine integrity? Curse God, and die!
And so it was, when the days of the banquet came round, that Job sent and hallowed them, and rising early in the morning offered ascending-sacrifices according to the number of them all; for Job said, Peradventure my sons have sinned, and have cursed God in their hearts. Thus and thus, was Job wont to do all the days.
And, unto the sons of Israel, shalt thou speak saying, - What man soever curseth his God shall bear his sin.
Therefore shall they pass through it hard pressed and hungry, - And it shall be when they hunger, then will they rage and revile their king and their god and turn their faces upwards;