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Now therefore, my son, obey my voice according to that which I command thee.
2 Chronicles 22:3
He also walked in the ways of the house of Ahab; for his mother was his counsellor to do wickedly.
and say, What was thy mother? A lioness: she couched among lions, in the midst of the young lions she nourished her whelps.
And she, being put forward by her mother, saith, Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist.
If the men of my tent have not said, Who can find one that hath not been filled with his meat?
When evil-doers came upon me to eat up my flesh, Even mine adversaries and my foes, they stumbled and fell.
The wicked plotteth against the just, And gnasheth upon him with his teeth.
A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; But a fool's vexation is heavier than they both.
And when it was day, the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.