Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
‘Though Balak were to give me his house full of silver and gold, I could not do anything contrary to the
command of the Lord, either good or bad, of my own accord. What the Lord speaks, that I will speak’?
They profess to know God, but by their deeds they deny Him, being detestable and disobedient and worthless for any good deed.
But Balaam replied to Balak, “Did I not tell you, ‘
Whatever the Lord speaks, that I must do’?”
Balaam said to Balak, “
Did I not tell your messengers whom you had sent to me, saying,
was not willing to listen to Balaam. So he had to bless you, and I delivered you from his hand.