Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Behold, I have received commandment to bless: and he hath blessed; and I cannot reverse it.

General references

Bible References

He hath

Numbers 22:12
Then God said unto Balaam, Thou shalt not go with them; neither shalt thou curse the people; for they are blessed.
Genesis 12:2
and I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing.
Genesis 22:17
that in blessing I will bless thee and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gates of his enemies;

I cannot

Numbers 22:18
And Balaam answered and said unto the slaves of Balak, If Balak would give me his house full of silver and gold, I cannot go beyond the word of the LORD my God, to do anything small or great.
John 10:27
My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me;
Romans 8:38
Therefore I am certain that neither death nor life nor angels nor principalities nor powers nor things present nor things to come
1 Peter 1:5
who are kept in the virtue of God by faith, to attain unto the saving health which is made ready to be manifested in the last time.

General references

Numbers 23:8
Why should I curse one whom God has not cursed? And why should I denounce one whom the LORD has not denounced?