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, ere yet he drew near unto them, they conspired against him, to put him to death.
Ye, indeed, planned against me, evil, - God, planned it, for good, for the sake of doing, as at this day, to save alive much people.
but, in very deed for this purpose, have I let thee remain, for the purpose of showing thee my might, - and that my name may be celebrated in all the earth.
Said the fee - I will pursue - overtake divide spoil, - Take her fill of them - shall my soul, I will bare my sword, root them out - shall my hand.
Now, I know, that, greater, is Yahweh than all the gods, - Even in the thing wherein they were arrogant over them.
Then, Nebuchadnezzar, was filled with wrath, and, the likeness of his countenance, was changed, against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, - he spake and gave word to heat the furnace seven times hotter than it was ever seen heated;
The kings of the earth stationed themselves, and, the rulers, were gathered together, with one intent, against the Lord, and against his Christ.
And, the nations, were angered; and thine anger, came, and the fit time of the dead, to be vindicated, and to give their reward unto thy servants the prophets, and unto the saints, and unto them who revere thy name - the small and the great, and to despoil them who were despoiling the earth.
Nations have roared, Kingdoms have tottered, He hath uttered his voice, Earth melteth.
Who stilleth, The noise of the seas, The noise of their rolling waves, and The tumult of races of men?
Bounds, hast thou set, which they are not to pass over, They are not to return to cover the earth.
Now, when they had retired, lo! a messenger of the Lord, appeareth by dream unto Joseph, saying, Arise, take unto thee the child and its mother, and flee into Egypt, and be there, until I tell thee, - for Herod is about to seek the child, to destroy it.
And, except those days had been shortened, no flesh had been saved; but, for the sake of the chosen, those days shall be shortened.
And, seeing that it was acceptable unto the Jews, he went on to apprehend Peter also (now they were the days of unleavened bread), -
A GOD inspiring awe in the circle of the holy ones, exceedingly, And to be reverenced above all who are round about him.
Thus, saith My Lord, Yahweh, - It shall not stand Neither shall it come to pass!
For this cause, the king, was provoked and exceedingly indignant, - and gave word to destroy all the wise men of Babylon;
And. when day came. the magistrates sent off the constables saying - Let those men go!
And he drove them from the judgment-seat.
For, peradventure, for this cause, was he separated for an hour, that, as an age-abiding possession, thou mightest have him back, -