Wherefore from the Mighty One Times have not been hidden, And those knowing Him have not seen His days.
and he said unto them, 'It is not yours to know times or seasons that the Father did appoint in His own authority;
for after other seven days I am sending rain on the earth forty days and forty nights, and have wiped away all the substance that I have made from off the face of the ground.'
And Jehovah saith, 'The cry of Sodom and Gomorrah -- because great; and their sin -- because exceeding grievous:
They trust in Thee who do know Thy name, For Thou hast not forsaken Those seeking Thee, O Jehovah.
Draw out Thy kindness to those knowing Thee, And Thy righteousness to the upright of heart.
And I think to know this, Perverseness it is in mine eyes,
I said in my heart, 'The righteous and the wicked doth God judge, for a time is to every matter and for every work there.'
For to every delight there is a time and a judgment, for the misfortune of man is great upon him.
I have turned so as to see under the sun, that not to the swift is the race, nor to the mighty the battle, nor even to the wise bread, nor even to the intelligent wealth, nor even to the skilful grace, for time and chance happen with them all.
For a day is to Jehovah of Hosts, For every proud and high one, And for every lifted up and low one,
The little one doth become a chief, And the small one a mighty nation, I, Jehovah, in its own time do hasten it!
Righteous art Thou, O Jehovah, When I plead towards thee, Only, judgments do I speak with Thee, Wherefore did the way of the wicked prosper? At rest have been all treacherous dealers.
And that day is to the Lord Jehovah of Hosts A day of vengeance, To be avenged of His adversaries, And the sword hath devoured, and been satisfied, And it hath been watered from their blood, For a sacrifice is to the Lord Jehovah of Hosts, In the land of the north, by the river Phrat.
And He is changing times and seasons, He is causing kings to pass away, and He is raising up kings; He is giving wisdom to the wise, and knowledge to those possessing understanding.
for as they were, in the days before the flood, eating, and drinking, marrying, and giving in marriage, till the day Noah entered into the ark,
because these are days of vengeance, to fulfil all things that have been written.
and this is the life age-during, that they may know Thee, the only true God, and him whom Thou didst send -- Jesus Christ;
He made also of one blood every nation of men, to dwell upon all the face of the earth -- having ordained times before appointed, and the bounds of their dwellings --
but, according to thy hardness and impenitent heart, thou dost treasure up to thyself wrath, in a day of wrath and of the revelation of the righteous judgment of God,
And concerning the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need of my writing to you,
And the Spirit expressly speaketh, that in latter times shall certain fall away from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits and teachings of demons,
which in His own times He shall shew -- the blessed and only potentate, the King of the kings and Lord of the lords,
and in covetousness, with moulded words, of you they shall make merchandise, whose judgment of old is not idle, and their destruction doth not slumber.
and the present heavens and the earth, by the same word are treasured, for fire being kept to a day of judgment and destruction of the impious men.