Peace, Human Search For
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Lamech lived one hundred and eighty-two years, and became the father of a son.
"Why do the wicked still live, Continue on, also become very powerful?
And someone came to Him and said, "Teacher, what good thing shall I do that I may obtain eternal life?"
And He told them a parable, saying, "The land of a rich man was very productive.
"The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace, Because he trusts in You.
And there was a woman in the city who was a sinner; and when she learned that He was reclining at the table in the Pharisee's house, she brought an alabaster vial of perfume,
"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you clean the outside of the cup and of the dish, but inside they are full of robbery and self-indulgence.
Now Jacob saw that there was grain in Egypt, and Jacob said to his sons, "Why are you staring at one another?"
When the inhabitants of Gibeon heard what Joshua had done to Jericho and to Ai,
A woman who had had a hemorrhage for twelve years,
While they are saying, "Peace and safety!" then destruction will come upon them suddenly like labor pains upon a woman with child, and they will not escape.
At that time Berodach-baladan a son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and a present to Hezekiah, for he heard that Hezekiah had been sick.
"Now there was a rich man, and he habitually dressed in purple and fine linen, joyously living in splendor every day.
Now it came about in the course of those many days that the king of Egypt died. And the sons of Israel sighed because of the bondage, and they cried out; and their cry for help because of their bondage rose up to God.
Have You completely rejected Judah? Or have You loathed Zion? Why have You stricken us so that we are beyond healing? We waited for peace, but nothing good came; And for a time of healing, but behold, terror!
Thus says the LORD: "Behold, waters are going to rise from the north And become an overflowing torrent, And overflow the land and all its fullness, The city and those who live in it; And the men will cry out, And every inhabitant of the land will wail.
He has walled me in so that I cannot go out; He has made my chain heavy.
'Make the chain, for the land is full of bloody crimes and the city is full of violence.
And He went off with him; and a large crowd was following Him and pressing in on Him.
While He was saying these things to them, a synagogue official came and bowed down before Him, and said, "My daughter has just died; but come and lay Your hand on her, and she will live."
for he had an only daughter, about twelve years old, and she was dying. But as He went, the crowds were pressing against Him.
Then Moses and Aaron went out from Pharaoh, and Moses cried to the LORD concerning the frogs which He had inflicted upon Pharaoh.
Woe to those who are at ease in Zion And to those who feel secure in the mountain of Samaria, The distinguished men of the foremost of nations, To whom the house of Israel comes.