Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Why dost thou strive against him? for he giveth not account of any of his matters.
How much less that, I, should answer him, should choose my words with him?
Because he had stretched out - against GOD - his hand, and, against the Almighty, had been wont to behave himself proudly;
Alas for him who contendeth with his Fashioner, - A potsherd, should contend with the potsherds of the ground! Shall it be said by the clay, unto him that is fashioning it, What wouldst thou make? Or, thy work say, of thee, He hath no hands?
I laid a snare for thee yea and thou wast captured O Babylon, when, thou wast not aware, - Thou wast found out yea and taken, For with Yahweh, hadst thou contended.
Can thy heart endure or can thy hands be strong in the days when I am dealing with thee? I. Yahweh have spoken and will perform.
But, if it is, of God, ye will not be able to overthrow them: lest once, even fighters against God, ye be found.
And, falling unto the earth, he heard a voice saying unto him - Saul! Saul! why, me, art thou persecuting?
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or are we to provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we mightier than he?
Giveth not account
Shall a reprover contend, with the Almighty? He that disputeth with GOD, let him answer it!
The secret things, belong unto Yahweh our God and, the things that are revealed, belong to us and to our children unto times age-abiding, that we may do all the words of this law.
One thing, hath God spoken, Two things, there are which I have heard, That, power, belongeth unto God;
Declaring from the beginning, the latter end, And from olden time, that which had never been done, - Saying My purpose shall stand, and All my pleasure, will I perform;
And, all the inhabitants of the earth, as nothing, are accounted, and, according to his own pleasure, dealeth he - with the army of the heavens, and the inhabitants of the earth, - and none there is who can smite upon his hand, or say to him, What hast thou done?
Is it not allowed me to do, what I please, with my own? or is, thine eye, evil, because I good?
He said unto them - It is not yours to get to know times or seasons which the Father hath put in his own authority;
For who hath come to know the mind of the Lord? Or who hath become his counselor?