The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.
that He would decide to crush me,
to unleash His power and cut me off!
“In the days of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed, and this kingdom will not be left to another people. It will crush all these kingdoms and bring them to an end, but will itself endure forever.
For the enemy has pursued me,
crushing me to the ground,
making me live in darkness
like those long dead.
Why do you crush My people
and grind the faces of the poor?”
This is the declaration
of the Lord God of Hosts.
“No man whose testicles have been crushed or whose penis has been cut off may enter the Lord’s assembly.
Yet the Lord was pleased to crush Him severely.
When You make Him a restitution offering,
He will see His seed, He will prolong His days,
and by His hand, the Lord’s pleasure will be accomplished.
A joyful heart makes a face cheerful,
but a sad heart produces a broken spirit.
[Whoever falls on this stone will be broken to pieces; but on whoever it falls, it will grind him to powder!]”
Surely God crushes the heads of His enemies,
the hairy head of one who goes on in his guilty acts.
You crushed the heads of Leviathan;
You fed him to the creatures of the desert.
Happy is he who takes your little ones
and dashes them against the rocks.
I will crush his foes before him
and strike those who hate him.
Bread grain is crushed,
but is not threshed endlessly.
Though the wheel of the farmer’s cart rumbles,
his horses do not crush it.
Look, I am about to crush you in your place
as a wagon full of sheaves crushes grain.
May he vindicate the afflicted among the people,
help the poor,
and crush the oppressor.
A lying tongue hates those it crushes,
and a flattering mouth causes ruin.
A fourth kingdom will be as strong as iron; for iron crushes and shatters everything, and like iron that smashes, it will crush and smash all the others.
Look on every proud person and humble him;
trample the wicked where they stand.
For He crushes but also binds up;
He strikes, but His hands also heal.
Lord, they crush Your people;
they afflict Your heritage.
But a woman threw the upper portion of a millstone on Abimelech’s head and fractured his skull.
He batters me with a whirlwind
and multiplies my wounds without cause.
I crush them, and they cannot get up;
they fall beneath my feet.
2 Samuel 22:43
I pulverize them like dust of the earth;
I crush them and trample them like mud in the streets.
I pulverize them like dust before the wind;
I trample them like mud in the streets.
Everyone who falls on that stone will be broken to pieces, and if it falls on anyone, it will grind him to powder!”
Don’t rob a poor man because he is poor,
and don’t crush the oppressed at the gate,
“Is not My word like fire”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“and like a hammer that pulverizes rock?
Lord, Your right hand is glorious in power.
Lord, Your right hand shattered the enemy.
The tongue that heals is a tree of life,
but a devious tongue breaks the spirit.
I will put hostility between you and the woman,
and between your seed and her seed.
He will strike your head,
and you will strike his heel.
With You I can attack a barrier,
and with my God I can leap over a wall.
The donkey saw the Angel of the Lord and pressed herself against the wall, squeezing Balaam’s foot against it. So he hit her once again.
A joyful heart is good medicine,
but a broken spirit dries up the bones.
How long will you torment me
and crush me with words?
They crush olives in their presses;
they tread the winepresses, but go thirsty.
2 Samuel 22:38
I pursue my enemies and destroy them;
I do not turn back until they are wiped out.