Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee: the remainder of wrath shalt thou restrain.
And they saw him afar off, and before he came near unto them, they conspired against him to slay him.
And as for you, ye meant evil against me; but God meant it for good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.
but in very deed for this cause have I made thee to stand, to show thee my power, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.
The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; My desire shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.
Now I know that Jehovah is greater than all gods; yea, in the thing wherein they dealt proudly against them.
Then was Nebuchadnezzar full of fury, and the form of his visage was changed against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego: therefore he spake, and commanded that they should heat the furnace seven times more than it was wont to be heated.
The kings of the earth set themselves in array, And the rulers were gathered together, Against the Lord, and against his Anointed:
And the nations were wroth, and thy wrath came, and the time of the dead to be judged, and the time to give their reward to thy servants the prophets, and to the saints, and to them that fear thy name, the small and the great; and to destroy them that destroy the earth.
The nations raged, the kingdoms were moved: He uttered his voice, the earth melted.
Who stilleth the roaring of the seas, The roaring of their waves, And the tumult of the peoples.
Thou hast set a bound that they may not pass over; That they turn not again to cover the earth.
Now when they were departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I tell thee: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
And except those days had been shortened, no flesh would have been saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.
And when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. And those were the days of unleavened bread.
A God very terrible in the council of the holy ones, And to be feared above all them that are round about him?
thus saith the Lord Jehovah, It shall not stand, neither shall it come to pass.
For this cause the king was angry and very furious, and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon.
And they went every man unto his own house:
But when it was day, the magistrates sent the sergeants, saying, Let those men go.
And he drove them from the judgment-seat.
For perhaps he was therefore parted from thee for a season, that thou shouldest have him for ever;