If they do not welcome you, when you leave that town, shake off the dust from your feet as a testimony against them.”
For the king of Babylon stands at the split in the road, at the fork of the two roads, to practice divination: he shakes the arrows, consults the idols, and observes the liver.
However, he shook the creature off into the fire and suffered no harm.
Give, and it will be given to you; a good measure—pressed down, shaken together, and running over—will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you.”
When Israel grasped you by the hand,
you splintered, tearing all their shoulders;
when they leaned on you,
you shattered and made all their hips unsteady.
I also shook the folds of my robe and said, “May God likewise shake from his house and property everyone who doesn’t keep this promise. May he be shaken out and have nothing!”The whole assembly said, “Amen,” and they praised the Lord. Then the people did as they had promised.
If anyone will not welcome you or listen to your words, shake the dust off your feet when you leave that house or town.
For David says of Him:I saw the Lord ever before me;
because He is at my right hand,
I will not be shaken.