Withdraw your hand far from me and keep me from being petrified with terror.
"Be gracious to me, be gracious to me, my friends, because God's hand has struck me.
"I'm still complaining bitterly today; my hand is heavy because of groaning.
For your hand was heavy upon me day and night; my strength was exhausted as in a summer drought. Interlude
because your arrows have sunk deep into me, and your hand has come down hard on me.
Stop scourging me, since I have been crushed by your heavy hand.
For the LORD's power will rest on this mountain, but the Moabites will be trodden down beneath him, just as straw is trodden down in the slime of a manure pit.
At that time, the Egyptians will be like women they will shudder and be afraid before the uplifted hand of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, when he brandishes his hand against her.
My hand will oppose the prophets who see false visions and speak deceptive divinations. They won't be included with the council of my people, nor will they be entered into the registry of Israel's house or enter Israel's land. Then you'll know that I am the Lord GOD,
and I will cut off the inhabitants of Ashdod, along with Ashkelon's ruler. I will turn to attack Ekron, and the rest of the Philistines will die," says the Lord GOD.
"Even if they burrow into Sheol, from there my hand will find them. Even if they ascend to the heavens, from there I will bring them down.
The Lord is against you now, and you'll be blind and unable to see the sun for a while!" At that moment a dark mist came over him, and he went around looking for someone to lead him by the hand.
WhenPharaoh won't listen to you, I'll let loose my power upon Egypt. I'll bring out my tribal divisions my people the Israelis from the land of Egypt with great acts of judgment.
"I'm going to display my glory among the people, and every nation will see the judgment that I administer by my own hand among them.
Because God did not punish the Israeli leaders, they looked at God, yet lived to eat and drink.
It is a terrifying thing to fall into the hands of the living God!