Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty instruct him? he that reproveth God, let him answer it.
He that reproveth
If he shall desire to contend with him, he shall not answer him one from a thousand.
Wherefore didst thou contend against him? for he will not answer all his words.
What was, its name was called already, and it was known that it is man: and he shall not be able to contend with the powerful above him.
Wo to him striving with him forming him! the potsherd with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him forming it, What wilt thou make? and thy work, No hands to it?
He drawing near justifying me: who shall contend with me? we will stand together: who the lord of my judgment? he shall draw near to me.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Do we emulate the Lord? are we stronger than he?
With whom did he consult, and will he cause him to understand and teach him in the path of judgment, and teach him knowledge, and cause him to know the way of understanding?
1 Corinthians 2:16
For who knew the mind of the Lord, who shall instruct him And we have the mind of Christ.
He that reproveth
Wherefore shall I not die from the womb? and I came forth from the belly, and I shall expire.
Am I the sea, or a dragon, that thou wilt set a watch over me?
Who will assail me with tempest, and he multiplied my wounds without cause.
Is it good to thee that thou wilt oppress, that thou wilt despise the labor of thy hinds, and thou didst shine upon the counsels of the unjust?
Remove thy hand far from me, and thy terror shall not make me afraid.
For now thou wilt count my steps: wilt thou not watch over my sin?
God will shut me up to the evil one, and he will cast me into the hands of the unjust
Know ye now that God subverted me; and he folded his net about me.
God lives, he removed my judgment; and the Almighty embittered my soul;
Thou wilt turn to be cruel to me: with the strength of thy hand thou wilt lie in wait for me.
What to you making use of this parable upon the land of Israel, saying, The fathers will eat sour grapes and the sons' teeth will be blunted?
And having received, they murmured against the master of the house,
Thou wilt then say to me, Why does he yet blame For who has withstood his will?
For who knew the mind of the Lord? or who was his counsel?
And who Will give God speaking, and he will open his lips with thee?