He setteth an end to darkness, and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shadow of death.
A land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness, thou shalt not lack any thing
in it; a land whose stones are
iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass.
Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where
they fine it
. Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is
molten out of
the stone. He setteth an end to darkness, and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shadow of death. read more.
The flood breaketh out from the inhabitant; even the waters forgotten of the foot: they are dried up, they are gone away from men. As for the earth, out of it cometh bread: and under it is turned up as it were fire.
It cannot be gotten for gold, neither shall silver be weighed for
the price thereof. It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire. The gold and the crystal cannot equal it: and the exchange of it shall not be for
jewels of fine gold. read more.
No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls: for the price of wisdom is above rubies. The topaz of Ethiopia shall not equal it, neither shall it be valued with pure gold.