Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land shall hear of it, and shall environ us round, and cut off our name from the earth: and what wilt thou do unto thy great name?
Wherefore should the Egyptians speak, saying, For evil did he bring them forth, to slay them in the mountains, and to consume them from the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath, and repent of this evil against thy people.
And Moses said unto Jehovah, Then the Egyptians will hear it; for thou broughtest up this people in thy might from among them;
They have said, Come, and let us cut them off from being a nation; That the name of Israel may be no more in remembrance.
If it had not been Jehovah who was on our side, When men rose up against us;
What wilt thou
I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men;
We have sinned with our fathers, We have committed iniquity, we have done wickedly.
But I wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, among which they were, in whose sight I made myself known unto them, in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.
Therefore say unto the house of Israel, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: I do not this for your sake, O house of Israel, but for my holy name, which ye have profaned among the nations, whither ye went.
Let the priests, the ministers of Jehovah, weep between the porch and the altar, and let them say, Spare thy people, O Jehovah, and give not thy heritage to reproach, that the nations should rule over them: wherefore should they say among the peoples, Where is their God?
Father, glorify thy name. There came therefore a voice out of heaven,'saying , I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again.
Because Jehovah was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.