Peace, Divine In Ot
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The LORD God commanded the man, saying, "From any tree of the garden you may eat freely;
Then his servants came near and spoke to him and said, "My father, had the prophet told you to do some great thing, would you not have done it? How much more then, when he says to you, 'Wash, and be clean'?"
"Yield now and be at peace with Him; Thereby good will come to you.
"All your sons will be taught of the LORD; And the well-being of your sons will be great.
When he had spoken to me according to these words, I turned my face toward the ground and became speechless.
"See, I have set before you today life and prosperity, and death and adversity;
"And now this commandment is for you, O priests.
'If you walk in My statutes and keep My commandments so as to carry them out,
"Now it shall be, if you diligently obey the LORD your God, being careful to do all His commandments which I command you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth.
Asa did good and right in the sight of the LORD his God,
Wait for the LORD and keep His way, And He will exalt you to inherit the land; When the wicked are cut off, you will see it.
How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding.
"If only you had paid attention to My commandments! Then your well-being would have been like a river, And your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
I set My bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a sign of a covenant between Me and the earth.
The LORD was going before them in a pillar of cloud by day to lead them on the way, and in a pillar of fire by night to give them light, that they might travel by day and by night.
Throughout all their journeys whenever the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle, the sons of Israel would set out;
When Gideon saw that he was the angel of the LORD, he said, "Alas, O Lord GOD! For now I have seen the angel of the LORD face to face."
So the Philistines were subdued and they did not come anymore within the border of Israel. And the hand of the LORD was against the Philistines all the days of Samuel.
They found rich and good pasture, and the land was broad and quiet and peaceful; for those who lived there formerly were Hamites.
Look upon Zion, the city of our appointed feasts; Your eyes will see Jerusalem, an undisturbed habitation, A tent which will not be folded; Its stakes will never be pulled up, Nor any of its cords be torn apart.
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May they prosper who love you.
"Be joyful with Jerusalem and rejoice for her, all you who love her; Be exceedingly glad with her, all you who mourn over her,
'Behold, I will bring to it health and healing, and I will heal them; and I will reveal to them an abundance of peace and truth.
'Therefore thus says the LORD, "I will return to Jerusalem with compassion; My house will be built in it," declares the LORD of hosts, "and a measuring line will be stretched over Jerusalem."'
'The latter glory of this house will be greater than the former,' says the LORD of hosts, 'and in this place I will give peace,' declares the LORD of hosts."
Then he called for his son Solomon, and charged him to build a house for the LORD God of Israel.
"My servant David will be king over them, and they will all have one shepherd; and they will walk in My ordinances and keep My statutes and observe them.
"Now this is the commandment, the statutes and the judgments which the LORD your God has commanded me to teach you, that you might do them in the land where you are going over to possess it,
'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'
Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous! Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go."
The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.
'Fear not, O Jacob My servant,' declares the LORD, 'And do not be dismayed, O Israel; For behold, I will save you from afar And your offspring from the land of their captivity And Jacob will return and will be quiet and at ease, And no one will make him afraid.
'Seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the LORD on its behalf; for in its welfare you will have welfare.'
Joseph died, and all his brothers and all that generation.
"At that time," declares the LORD, "I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be My people."
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;
The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD, when Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon and all his army, with all the kingdoms of the earth that were under his dominion and all the peoples, were fighting against Jerusalem and against all its cities, saying,
"The LORD kills and makes alive; He brings down to Sheol and raises up.
A father of the fatherless and a judge for the widows, Is God in His holy habitation.
David said to Solomon, "My son, I had intended to build a house to the name of the LORD my God.
"Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, to all the exiles whom I have sent into exile from Jerusalem to Babylon,