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?
Why should the Egyptians speak, and say, For mischief did he bring them out, to slay them in the mountains, and to consume them from the face of the earth? Turn from your fierce wrath, and change from this evil against your people.
And Moses said unto the LORD, Then the Egyptians shall hear it, (for you brought up this people in your 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 the LORD who was on our side, when men rose up against us:
What wilt thou
I said, I would scatter them into corners, 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 acted for my name's sake, that it should not be polluted before the nations, among whom 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 says the Lord GOD; I do this not for your sakes, O house of Israel, but for my holy name's sake, which you have profaned among the nations, where you went.
Let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep between the porch and the altar, and let them say, Spare your people, O LORD, and give not your heritage to reproach, that the nations should rule over them: why should they say among the people, Where is their God?
Father, glorify your name. Then came there a voice from heaven, saying, I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again.
Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land which he swore to give unto them, therefore he has slain them in the wilderness.