Indeed, what a man does is always in the LORD's presence, and he weighs all his paths.
I keep your precepts and your decrees because all of my ways are before you. Tav
Though my spirit grows faint within me, you are aware of my path. Wherever I go, they have hidden a trap for me.
A man's steps are directed by the LORD; how then can anyone understand his own way?
Because he knows the road on which I travel, when he had tested me, I'll come out like gold.
LORD, I know that a person's life is not his to control, nor does a person establish his way in life.
"Now this is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, says: "Carefully consider your ways:
"This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says: "Carefully consider your ways:
I examined my lifestyle and set my feet in the direction of your decrees.
I have talked about my ways, and you have answered me; Teach me your statutes.
You scrutinize my life and my rest; you are familiar with all of my ways.
The way an eagle flies in the sky, the way of a serpent on a rock, the way of a ship on the high seas, and the way of a man with a young woman.
so I poured my indignation over them. With my fierce anger, I've consumed them. I brought the consequences of their behavior upon them,' declares the Lord GOD."
""I, the LORD have spoken. It will happen, because I'm going to do it. I won't hold back, have compassion, or change my mind. They'll judge you according to your ways and deeds,' declares the Lord GOD."
Then I scattered them among the nations, dispersing them to other lands, just as their lifestyles and behavior deserved. That's how I judged them.
"Look how I'm blocking her path with thorns and building a wall to hinder her, so she can't find her way.
He asked him, "Friend, how did you get in here without wedding clothes?' But the man was speechless.