“If you listen to and are careful to keep these ordinances, the Lord your God will keep His covenant loyalty with you, as He swore to your fathers.
This book of instruction must not depart from your mouth; you are to recite it day and night so that you may carefully observe everything written in it. For then you will prosper and succeed in whatever you do.
Though the mountains move
and the hills shake,
My love will not be removed from you
and My covenant of peace will not be shaken,”
says your compassionate Lord.
There is one who speaks rashly,
like a piercing sword;
but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
“Go and tell Hezekiah that this is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Look, I am going to add 15 years to your life.
Because of Your name, Yahweh,
forgive my sin, for it is great.
2 Timothy 2:15
Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who doesn’t need to be ashamed, correctly teaching the word of truth.
For I do not trust in my bow,
and my sword does not bring me victory.
So if I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another’s feet.
Now a poor wise man was found in the city, and he delivered the city by his wisdom. Yet no one remembered that poor man.
Everyone has to be on guard against his friend.
Don’t trust any brother,
for every brother will certainly deceive,
and every friend spread slander.