Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.
For wherein now shall it be known that I have found favor in thy sight, I and thy people? is it not in that thou goest with us, so that we are separated, I and thy people, from all the people that are upon the face of the earth?
and to speak unto the priests of the house of Jehovah of hosts, and to the prophets, saying, Should I weep in the fifth month, separating myself, as I have done these so many years?
Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God,
2 Corinthians 6:17
Wherefore Come ye out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, And touch no unclean thing; And I will receive you,
These are they who make separations, sensual, having not the Spirit.
My son, if thou wilt receive my words, And lay up my commandments with thee;
And he answered and said unto them, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.
And he said unto them, Unto you is given the mystery of the kingdom of God: but unto them that are without, all things are done in parables:
Look therefore carefully how ye walk, not as unwise, but as wise;
The heart knoweth its own bitterness; And a stranger doth not intermeddle with its joy.
The beginning of strife is as when one letteth out water: Therefore leave off contention, before there is quarrelling.
It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife; But every fool will be quarrelling.
My son, fear thou Jehovah and the king; And company not with them that are given to change:
He that passeth by, and vexeth himself with strife belonging not to him, Is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.
Yea, in the way of thy judgments, O Jehovah, have we waited for thee; to thy name, even to thy memorial name , is the desire of our soul.
I sat not in the assembly of them that make merry, nor rejoiced; I sat alone because of thy hand; for thou hast filled me with indignation.
And in the morning, a great while before day, he rose up and went out, and departed into a desert place, and there prayed.
And every beast that parteth the hoof, and hath the hoof cloven in two, and cheweth the cud, among the beasts, that may ye eat.
For wisdom shall enter into thy heart, And knowledge shall be pleasant unto thy soul;
They are all plain to him that understandeth, And right to them that find knowledge.