Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The haters of the LORD should have submitted themselves unto him: but their time should have endured for ever.
foreigners lose their courage; they shake with fear as they leave their strongholds.
For look, your enemies are making a commotion; those who hate you are hostile.
You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I, the Lord, your God, am a jealous God, responding to the transgression of fathers by dealing with children to the third and fourth generations of those who reject me,
but who pays back those who hate him as they deserve and destroys them. He will not ignore those who hate him but will repay them as they deserve!
If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin. But they no longer have any excuse for their sin.
slanderers, haters of God, insolent, arrogant, boastful, contrivers of all sorts of evil, disobedient to parents,
because the outlook of the flesh is hostile to God, for it does not submit to the law of God, nor is it able to do so.
The children of your servants will settle down here, and their descendants will live securely in your presence."
No longer will they build a house only to have another live in it, or plant a vineyard only to have another eat its fruit, for my people will live as long as trees, and my chosen ones will enjoy to the fullest what they have produced.
But Judah will reside securely forever, and Jerusalem will be secure from one generation to the next.
"'If you walk in my statutes and are sure to obey my commandments,