Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible




And she said to them, "You should not call me Naomi; call me Mara, for Shaddai has {caused me to be very bitter}.

for the arrows of Shaddai [are] in me; my spirit drinks their poison; the terrors of God are arrayed against me.

"I was at ease, then he broke me in two, and he seized [me] by my neck; then he shattered me and set me up as a target for him.

You brought us into the net; you placed a {heavy burden} on our backs.

For we are brought to an end by your anger, and we hasten [off] by your wrath.

Indeed, I eat ashes like bread and mix my drink with tears because of your indignation and anger, for you have picked me up and thrown me away.

"Son of man, look! I [am] taking from you what is pleasing to your eyes with a plague, but you shall not mourn, and you shall not weep, and your tears shall not run down.



And she said to them, "You should not call me Naomi; call me Mara, for Shaddai has {caused me to be very bitter}.

for the arrows of Shaddai [are] in me; my spirit drinks their poison; the terrors of God are arrayed against me.

"I was at ease, then he broke me in two, and he seized [me] by my neck; then he shattered me and set me up as a target for him.

You brought us into the net; you placed a {heavy burden} on our backs.

For we are brought to an end by your anger, and we hasten [off] by your wrath.

Indeed, I eat ashes like bread and mix my drink with tears because of your indignation and anger, for you have picked me up and thrown me away.

"Son of man, look! I [am] taking from you what is pleasing to your eyes with a plague, but you shall not mourn, and you shall not weep, and your tears shall not run down.


Indeed, I eat ashes like bread and mix my drink with tears because of your indignation and anger, for you have picked me up and thrown me away.

If his sons forsake my law and do not walk in my judgments, if they defile my statutes and do not keep my commandments, then I will punish their transgression with rod, and their guilt with wounds.

For we are brought to an end by your anger, and we hasten [off] by your wrath. You have put our iniquities before you, our hidden [sins] into the light of your countenance. For all of our days dwindle away in your rage; we complete our years like a sigh.

O Yahweh our God, you answered them. You were a forgiving God to them, but an avenger of their [wrong] deeds.



And she said to them, "You should not call me Naomi; call me Mara, for Shaddai has {caused me to be very bitter}.

for the arrows of Shaddai [are] in me; my spirit drinks their poison; the terrors of God are arrayed against me.

"I was at ease, then he broke me in two, and he seized [me] by my neck; then he shattered me and set me up as a target for him.

You brought us into the net; you placed a {heavy burden} on our backs.

For we are brought to an end by your anger, and we hasten [off] by your wrath.

Indeed, I eat ashes like bread and mix my drink with tears because of your indignation and anger, for you have picked me up and thrown me away.

"Son of man, look! I [am] taking from you what is pleasing to your eyes with a plague, but you shall not mourn, and you shall not weep, and your tears shall not run down.