A lying witness will perish,
but the one who listens will speak successfully.
and you will be established
on a foundation of righteousness.
You will be far from oppression,
you will certainly not be afraid;
you will be far from terror,
it will certainly not come near you.
For you will spread out to the right and to the left,
and your descendants will dispossess nations
and inhabit the desolate cities.
But this is a people plundered and looted,
all of them trapped in holes
or imprisoned in dungeons.
They have become plunder
with no one to rescue them
and loot, with no one saying, “Give it back!”
“I assure you: We speak what We know and We testify to what We have seen, but you do not accept Our testimony.
Lord, Your testimonies are completely reliable;
holiness is the beauty of Your house
for all the days to come.
He will not grow weak or be discouraged
until He has established justice on earth.
The islands will wait for His instruction.”
“Enlarge the site of your tent,
and let your tent curtains be stretched out;
do not hold back;
lengthen your ropes,
and drive your pegs deep.
which my soul continually searches for but does not find: among a thousand people I have found one true man, but among all these I have not found a true woman.
“How can you claim, ‘We are wise;
the law of the Lord is with us’?
In fact, the lying pen of scribes
has produced falsehood.
“If I testify about Myself, My testimony is not valid.
1 John 5:9
If we accept the testimony of men, God’s testimony is greater, because it is God’s testimony that He has given about His Son.
When they looked up they saw no one except Him—Jesus alone.
Instead He emptied Himself
by assuming the form of a slave,
taking on the likeness of men.
And when He had come as a man
in His external form,
I will lead the blind by a way they did not know;
I will guide them on paths they have not known.
I will turn darkness to light in front of them
and rough places into level ground.
This is what I will do for them,
and I will not forsake them.
Then all your children will be taught by the Lord,
their prosperity will be great,
Even in your law it is written that the witness of two men is valid.
“Now concerning that day and hour no one knows—neither the angels in heaven, nor the Son —except the Father only.
I advanced in Judaism beyond many contemporaries among my people, because I was extremely zealous for the traditions of my ancestors.
For the Lord has called you,
like a wife deserted and wounded in spirit,
a wife of one’s youth when she is rejected,”
says your God.
Look, I have created the craftsman
who blows on the charcoal fire
and produces a weapon suitable for its task;
and I have created the destroyer to cause havoc.
Indeed, your husband is your Maker—
His name is Yahweh of Hosts—
and the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer;
He is called the God of all the earth.
“Rejoice, childless one, who did not give birth;
burst into song and shout,
you who have not been in labor!
For the children of the forsaken one will be more
than the children of the married woman,”
says the Lord.
Carefully consider the path for your feet,
and all your ways will be established.
In a surge of anger
I hid My face from you for a moment,
but I will have compassion on you
with everlasting love,”
says the Lord your Redeemer.
“For this is like the days of Noah to Me:
when I swore that the waters of Noah
would never flood the earth again,
so I have sworn that I will not be angry with you
or rebuke you.
Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, was one of the two who heard John and followed Him.
The next day, which followed the preparation day, the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered before Pilate
Therefore it is stated in the Book of the Lord’s Wars:Waheb in Suphah
and the ravines of the Arnon,
2 Kings 20:13
Hezekiah gave them a hearing and showed them his whole treasure house—the silver, the gold, the spices, and the precious oil—and his armory, and everything that was found in his treasuries. There was nothing in his palace and in all his realm that Hezekiah did not show them.
Now the serpent was the most cunning of all the wild animals that the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You can’t eat from any tree in the garden’?”
If anyone attacks you,
it is not from Me;
whoever attacks you
will fall before you.
Do not owe anyone anything, except to love one another, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.
1 Samuel 11:2
Nahash the Ammonite replied, “I’ll make one with you on this condition: that I gouge out everyone’s right eye and humiliate all Israel.”
1 Kings 20:29
They camped opposite each other for seven days. On the seventh day, the battle took place, and the Israelites struck down the Arameans—100,000 foot soldiers in one day.
Who has counted the dust of Jacob
or numbered the dust clouds of Israel?
Let me die the death of the upright;
let the end of my life be like theirs.
Now the Lord had appointed a huge fish to swallow Jonah, and Jonah was in the fish three days and three nights.
I will make your fortifications out of rubies,
your gates out of sparkling stones,
and all your walls out of precious stones.
1 Timothy 5:22
Don’t be too quick to appoint anyone as an elder, and don’t share in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure.