1 Peter 3:17
for it is better doing good, if the will of God will it, to suffer, than doing evil;
1 Peter 2:20
for what renown is it, if sinning and being buffeted, ye do endure it? but if, doing good and suffering for it, ye do endure, this is gracious with God,
Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of Jehovah, Awake, as in days of old, generations of the ages, Art not Thou it that is hewing down Rahab, Piercing a dragon!
1 Kings 13:18
And he saith to him, 'I also am a prophet like thee, and a messenger spake unto me by the word of Jehovah, saying, Bring him back with thee unto thy house, and he doth eat bread and drink water;' -- he hath lied to him.
He said in his heart, 'God hath forgotten, He hath hid His face, He hath never seen.'
and now, ye seek to kill me -- a man who hath spoken to you the truth I heard from God; this Abraham did not;
and fulfilled was the Writing that is saying, 'And Abraham did believe God, and it was reckoned to him -- to righteousness;' and, 'Friend of God' he was called.
For we have heard how Jehovah dried up the waters of the Red Sea at your presence, in your going out of Egypt, and that which ye have done to the two kings of the Amorite who are beyond the Jordan; to Sihon and to Og whom ye devoted.
and Simeon blessed them, and said unto Mary his mother, 'Lo, this one is set for the falling and rising again of many in Israel, and for a sign spoken against --
They answered and said to him, 'Our father is Abraham;' Jesus saith to them, 'If children of Abraham ye were, the works of Abraham ye were doing;
The wicked according to the height of his face, inquireth not. 'God is not!' are all his devices.
He hath said in his heart, 'I am not moved,' To generation and generation not in evil.
The desire of the humble Thou hast heard, O Jehovah. Thou preparest their heart; Thou causest Thine ear to attend,
Pain do his ways at all times, On high are Thy judgments before him, All his adversaries -- he puffeth at them.
Through the pride of the wicked, Is the poor inflamed, They are caught in devices that they devised.
To judge the fatherless and bruised: He addeth no more to oppress -- man of the earth!
Because the wicked hath boasted Of the desire of his soul, And a dishonest gainer he hath blessed, He hath despised Jehovah.
Wherefore hath the wicked despised God? He hath said in his heart, 'It is not required.'
Jehovah is king to the age, and for ever, The nations have perished out of His land!
He doth sit in an ambush of the villages, In secret places he doth slay the innocent. His eyes for the afflicted watch secretly,
Why, Jehovah, dost Thou stand at a distance? Thou dost hide in times of adversity,
And to the man He said, 'Because thou hast hearkened to the voice of thy wife, and dost eat of the tree concerning which I have charged thee, saying, Thou dost not eat of it, cursed is the ground on thine account; in sorrow thou dost eat of it all days of thy life,
Thou hast seen, For Thou perverseness and anger beholdest; By giving into Thy hand, On Thee doth the afflicted leave it, Of the fatherless Thou hast been an helper.
Of oaths his mouth is full, And deceits, and fraud: Under his tongue is perverseness and iniquity,
1 Kings 11:4
And it cometh to pass, at the time of the old age of Solomon, his wives have turned aside his heart after other gods, and his heart hath not been perfect with Jehovah his God, like the heart of David his father.
1 Kings 11:1
And king Solomon hath loved many strange women, and the daughter of Pharaoh, females of Moab, Ammon, Edom, Zidon, and of the Hittites,
And I have recompensed to you the years That consume did the locust, the cankerworm, And the caterpillar, and the palmer-worm, My great force that I did send against you.
1 Kings 11:40
And Solomon seeketh to put Jeroboam to death, and Jeroboam riseth and fleeth to Egypt, unto Shishak king of Egypt, and he is in Egypt till the death of Solomon.
By long-suffering is a ruler persuaded, And a soft tongue breaketh a bone.
And turn aside anger from thy heart, And cause evil to pass from thy flesh, For the childhood and the age are vanity!
1 Kings 11:9
And Jehovah sheweth Himself angry with Solomon, for his heart hath turned aside from Jehovah, God of Israel, who had appeared unto him twice,
1 Kings 11:30
and Ahijah layeth hold on the new garment that is on him, and rendeth it -- twelve pieces,
1 Kings 11:6
and Solomon doth the evil thing in the eyes of Jehovah, and hath not been fully after Jehovah, like David his father.
He lieth in wait in a secret place, as a lion in a covert. He lieth in wait to catch the poor, He catcheth the poor, drawing him into his net.
1 Kings 11:2
of the nations of which Jehovah said unto the sons of Israel, 'Ye do not go in to them, and they do not go in to you; surely they turn aside your heart after their gods;' to them hath Solomon cleaved for love.
1 Kings 11:35
and I have taken the kingdom out of the hand of his son, and given it to thee -- the ten tribes;
1 Kings 11:3
And he hath women, princesses, seven hundred, and concubines three hundred; and his wives turn aside his heart.