The anger of the Lord will not turn back until he has fully carried out his intended purposes. In days to come you will come to understand this.
The Lord says to her,
All those people that Ishmael had taken captive from Mizpah turned and went over to Johanan son of Kareah.
Fathers will hear the hoofbeats of the enemies’ horses, the clatter of their chariots and the rumbling of their wheels. They will not turn back to save their children because they will be paralyzed with fear.
A curse on anyone who is lax in doing the Lord’s work! A curse on anyone who keeps from carrying out his destruction!
He unrolled it before me, and it had writing on the front
“Therefore say: ‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: When I regather you from the peoples and assemble you from the lands where you have been dispersed, I will give you back the country of Israel.’
He said to me, “Son of man, have you seen this?” Then he led me back to the bank of the river.
Then Jesus said to him, “Put your sword back in its place!
If anyone says to you, ‘Why are you doing this?’ say, ‘The Lord needs it
and women received back their dead raised to life.
For it would have been better for them never to have known the way of righteousness than, having known it, to turn back from the holy commandment that had been delivered to them.
But bring your youngest brother back to me so I will know
Moses stretched out his hand toward the sea, and the Lord drove the sea apart
For the horses of Pharaoh came with his chariots and his footmen into the sea, and the Lord brought back the waters of the sea on them, but the Israelites walked on dry land in the middle of the sea.”
Balaam said to the angel of the Lord, “I have sinned, for I did not know that you stood against me in the road.