Thus hath the LORD said, The people which were left of the sword found grace in the wilderness as I went to cause Israel to find rest.
And the LORD commanded us to do all these statutes that we might fear the LORD our God for our good always that he might give us life, as it is at this day.
Daleth I sought the LORD, and he heard me and delivered me from all my fears.
Unless thy law had been my delight, I should have perished in my affliction.
When intelligence is lacking, the people shall fall, but in the multitude of counsellors there is salvation.
So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun; for he shall come like a violent river impelled by the breath of the LORD.
Call unto me, and I will answer thee and show thee great and difficult things, which thou dost not know.
And if those days were not shortened, no flesh would be saved; but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened.
And it shall come to pass that in all the land, said the LORD, two parts therein shall be cut off in her and shall be lost; but the third shall be left therein.
Therefore, O thou son of man, speak unto the house of Israel: Ye speak thus, saying, Our transgressions and our sins are upon us, and we are consumed because of them. How should we then live?
and the LORD shall utter his voice before his army: for many are his camps and strong, that execute his word; for the day of the LORD is great, and very terrible; and who can abide it?