Kept Alive By God
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As for you, you thought evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring about that many people should be kept alive, as they are this day.
The Lord will protect him and keep him alive; he shall be called blessed in the land; and You will not deliver him to the will of his enemies.
But you who clung fast to the Lord your God are alive, every one of you, this day.
Yet the Lord will command His loving-kindness in the daytime, and in the night His song shall be with me, a prayer to the God of my life.
In His hand is the life of every living thing and the breath of all mankind.
For in Him we live and move and have our being; as even some of your [own] poets have said, For we are also His offspring.
If [God] should set His heart upon him [man] and withdraw His [life-giving] spirit and His breath [from man] to Himself, All flesh would perish together, and man would turn again to dust.
But He replied, It has been written, Man shall not live and be upheld and sustained by bread alone, but by every word that comes forth from the mouth of God.
You ought instead to say, If the Lord is willing, we shall live and we shall do this or that [thing].