Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As for such as turn aside unto their crooked ways, the LORD shall lead them forth with the workers of iniquity: but peace shall be upon Israel.
As for such
As for such
How blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord and does not seek help from the proud or from liars!
I will not even consider doing what is dishonest. I hate doing evil; I will have no part of it.
1 Chronicles 10:13
So Saul died because he was unfaithful to the Lord and did not obey the Lord's instructions; he even tried to conjure up underworld spirits.
The backslider will be paid back from his own ways, but a good person will be rewarded for his.
Your own wickedness will bring about your punishment. Your unfaithful acts will bring down discipline on you. Know, then, and realize how utterly harmful it was for you to reject me, the Lord your God, to show no respect for me," says the Lord God who rules over all.
and those who turn their backs on the Lord and do not want the Lord's help or guidance."
But my righteous one will live by faith, and if he shrinks back, I take no pleasure in him.
whose paths are morally crooked, and who are devious in their ways;
They are unfamiliar with peace; their deeds are unjust. They use deceitful methods, and whoever deals with them is unfamiliar with peace.
so that you may be blameless and pure, children of God without blemish though you live in a crooked and perverse society, in which you shine as lights in the world
With the workers
Then I will declare to them, 'I never knew you. Go away from me, you lawbreakers!'
But if that evil slave should say to himself, 'My master is staying away a long time,'
and that you might see your grandchildren. May Israel experience peace!
Even if the mountains are removed and the hills displaced, my devotion will not be removed from you, nor will my covenant of friendship be displaced," says the Lord, the one who has compassion on you.
I will make a covenant of peace with them; it will be a perpetual covenant with them. I will establish them, increase their numbers, and place my sanctuary among them forever.
"At that time I will make a covenant for them with the wild animals, the birds of the air, and the creatures that crawl on the ground. I will abolish the warrior's bow and sword -- that is, every weapon of warfare -- from the land, and I will allow them to live securely."
"Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you; I do not give it to you as the world does. Do not let your hearts be distressed or lacking in courage.
And all who will behave in accordance with this rule, peace and mercy be on them, and on the Israel of God.
1 Peter 1:2
according to the foreknowledge of God the Father by being set apart by the Spirit for obedience and for sprinkling with Jesus Christ's blood. May grace and peace be yours in full measure!