Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now consider this, ye that forget God, lest I tear you in pieces, and there be none to deliver.
Of the Rock who became your father, you are unmindful, and have forgotten God who gave you birth.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, and in the day of adversity consider; yes, God has made the one side by side with the other, to the end that man should not find out anything after him.
Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.
Now therefore this is what Yahweh of Armies says: Consider your ways.
But when he came to himself he said, 'How many hired servants of my father's have bread enough to spare, and I'm dying with hunger!
The wicked shall be turned back to Sheol, even all the nations that forget God.
The wicked, in the pride of his face, has no room in his thoughts for God.
So are the paths of all who forget God. The hope of the godless man shall perish,
and have forgotten Yahweh your Maker, who stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and fear continually all the day because of the fury of the oppressor, when he makes ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?
"Can a virgin forget her ornaments, or a bride her attire? Yet my people have forgotten me for days without number.
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I will also reject you, that you may be no priest to me. Because you have forgotten your God's law, I will also forget your children.
For I will be to Ephraim like a lion, and like a young lion to the house of Judah. I myself will tear in pieces and go away. I will carry off, and there will be no one to deliver.
I will meet them like a bear that is bereaved of her cubs, and will tear the covering of their heart. There I will devour them like a lioness. The wild animal will tear them.
They told the mountains and the rocks, "Fall on us, and hide us from the face of him who sits on the throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb,