Thematic Bible: Characterized by


Thematic Bible



'As they gather silver and bronze and iron and lead and tin into the furnace to blow fire on it in order to melt it, so I will gather you in My anger and in My wrath and I will lay you there and melt you.

"Son of man, the house of Israel has become dross to Me; all of them are bronze and tin and iron and lead in the furnace; they are the dross of silver.


If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but do not have love, I have become a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.


'I will also break down your pride of power; I will also make your sky like iron and your earth like bronze.


and 20 gold bowls worth 1,000 darics, and two utensils of fine shiny bronze, precious as gold.


"His bones are tubes of bronze; His limbs are like bars of iron.


He made the camels kneel down outside the city by the well of water at evening time, the time when women go out to draw water.


The oracle concerning the beasts of the Negev Through a land of distress and anguish, From where come lioness and lion, viper and flying serpent, They carry their riches on the backs of young donkeys And their treasures on camels' humps, To a people who cannot profit them;



The guards shook for fear of him and became like dead men.


For the living know they will die; but the dead do not know anything, nor have they any longer a reward, for their memory is forgotten.


Indeed their love, their hate and their zeal have already perished, and they will no longer have a share in all that is done under the sun.


The dead do not praise the LORD, Nor do any who go down into silence;


For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also faith without works is dead.


"O my dove, in the clefts of the rock, In the secret place of the steep pathway, Let me see your form, Let me hear your voice; For your voice is sweet, And your form is lovely."


"O my dove, in the clefts of the rock, In the secret place of the steep pathway, Let me see your form, Let me hear your voice; For your voice is sweet, And your form is lovely."


"How beautiful you are, my darling, How beautiful you are! Your eyes are like doves."




When you lie down among the sheepfolds, You are like the wings of a dove covered with silver, And its pinions with glistening gold.


"Far be it from You to do such a thing, to slay the righteous with the wicked, so that the righteous and the wicked are treated alike. Far be it from You! Shall not the Judge of all the earth deal justly?"

Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, Nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous. For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, But the way of the wicked will perish.


This is the generation of those who seek Him, Who seek Your face--even Jacob. Selah.


"For he will be like a tree planted by the water, That extends its roots by a stream And will not fear when the heat comes; But its leaves will be green, And it will not be anxious in a year of drought Nor cease to yield fruit.


For day and night Your hand was heavy upon me; My vitality was drained away as with the fever heat of summer. Selah.