Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I made an oath in my wrath, that they might not come into my place of rest.
This is what the Lord has said: Take your place looking out on the ways; make search for the old roads, saying, Where is the good way? and go in it that you may have rest for your souls. But they said, We will not go in it.
So have no fear, O Jacob, my servant, says the Lord; and do not be troubled, O Israel: for see, I will make you come back from far away, and your seed from the land where they are prisoners; and Jacob will come back, and will be quiet and at peace, and no one will give him cause for fear.
Come to me, all you who are troubled and weighted down with care, and I will give you rest.
For if Joshua had given them rest, he would not have said anything about another day.
I will make a song to the Lord, because he has given me my reward.
Give me, your servant, the reward of life, so that I may keep your word;
And if she goes after her lovers she will not overtake them; if she makes search for them she will not see them; then will she say, I will go back to my first husband, for then it was better for me than now.