Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Nay but, O man, who art thou that repliest against God? Shall the thing formed say to him that formed it, Why hast thou made me thus?
So you have no reason, whoever you are, for judging: for in judging another you are judging yourself, for you do the same things.
He has made clear to you, O man, what is good; and what is desired from you by the Lord; only doing what is right, and loving mercy, and walking without pride before your God.
1 Corinthians 7:16
For how may you be certain, O wife, that you will not be the cause of salvation to your husband? or you, O husband, that you may not do the same for your wife?
Do you not see, O foolish man, that faith without works is of no use?
Why do you put forward your cause against him, saying, He gives no answer to any of my words?
Who ever gave orders to him, or said to him, You have done wrong?
Who is this who makes the purpose of God dark by words without knowledge?
Will he who is protesting give teaching to the Ruler of all? Let him who has arguments to put forward against God give an answer.
I see that you are able to do every thing, and to give effect to all your designs.
Have I not the right to do as seems good to me in my house? or is your eye evil, because I am good?
May words which are like the wind be stopped? or what is troubling you to make answer to them?
Servants are to be under the authority of their masters, pleasing them in all things, without argument;
1 Timothy 6:5
Bitter talk of men who, being evil in mind and dead to what is true, take the faith to be a way of making profit.
You are turning things upside down! Is the wet earth the same to you as the one who is forming it? will the thing made say of him who made it, He made me not: or the thing formed say of him who gave it form, He has no knowledge?
Cursed is he who has an argument with his Maker, the pot which has an argument with the Potter! Will the wet earth say to him who is working with it, What are you doing, that your work has nothing by which it may be gripped?