They twist my words all day long;
all their thoughts against me are evil.
2 Peter 3:16
He speaks about these things in all his letters in which there are some matters that are hard to understand. The untaught and unstable twist them to their own destruction, as they also do with the rest of the Scriptures.
Consider the work of God,
for who can straighten out
what He has made crooked?
He has walled in my ways with cut stones;
He has made my paths crooked.
and said, “You son of the Devil, full of all deceit and all fraud, enemy of all righteousness! Won’t you ever stop perverting the straight paths of the Lord?
Listen to this, leaders of the house of Jacob,
you rulers of the house of Israel,
who abhor justice
and pervert everything that is right,
They have not known the path of peace,
and there is no justice in their ways.
They have made their roads crooked;
no one who walks on them will know peace.
They treacherously turned away like their fathers;
they became warped like a faulty bow.
and two chains of pure gold; you will make them of braided cord work, and attach the cord chains to the settings.
“You are to make braided chains of pure gold cord work for the breastpiece.