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"For the LORD your God is bringing you into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and springs, flowing forth in valleys and hills; a land of wheat and barley, of vines and fig trees and pomegranates, a land of olive oil and honey; a land where you will eat food without scarcity, in which you will not lack anything; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills you can dig copper.
"Iron is taken from the dust, And copper is smelted from rock. "Man puts an end to darkness, And to the farthest limit he searches out The rock in gloom and deep shadow. "He sinks a shaft far from habitation, Forgotten by the foot; They hang and swing to and fro far from men.read more.
"The earth, from it comes food, And underneath it is turned up as fire. "Its rocks are the source of sapphires, And its dust contains gold. "The path no bird of prey knows, Nor has the falcon's eye caught sight of it. "The proud beasts have not trodden it, Nor has the fierce lion passed over it. "He puts his hand on the flint; He overturns the mountains at the base. "He hews out channels through the rocks, And his eye sees anything precious.
'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. 'I will gather you and blow on you with the fire of My wrath, and you will be melted in the midst of it.
More Verses on Copper
And He sat down opposite the treasury, and began observing how the people were putting money into the treasury; and many rich people were putting in large sums. A poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which amount to a cent.
And He looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the treasury. And He saw a poor widow putting in two small copper coins.