I do not cease to give thanks for you when I remember you 1 in my prayers.
always giving thanks to God the Father for each other 1 in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Look, you will have a son, who will be a peaceful man. 1 I will give him rest from all his enemies on every side. 2 Indeed, Solomon 3 will be his name; I will give Israel peace and quiet during his reign. 4
For the music director; according to the al-tashcheth style; 2 a psalm of Asaph; a song. We give thanks to you, O God! We give thanks! You reveal your presence; 3 people tell about your amazing deeds.
As you enter the house, give it greetings. 1
Ahab said to Naboth, “Give me your vineyard so I can make a vegetable garden out of it, for it is adjacent to my palace. I will give you an even better vineyard in its place, or if you prefer, 1 I will pay you silver for it.” 2
Laban replied, “I’d rather give her to you than to another man. 1 Stay with me.”
For this reason the sovereign master himself will give you a confirming sign. 1 Look, this 2 young woman 3 is about to conceive 4 and will give birth to a son. You, young woman, will name him 5 Immanuel. 6
The wild animals of the desert honor me, the jackals and ostriches, because I put water in the desert and streams in the wilderness, to quench the thirst of my chosen people,
He answered her, “While I was talking to Naboth the Jezreelite, I said to him, ‘Sell me your vineyard for silver, or if you prefer, I will give you another vineyard in its place.’ But he said, ‘I will not sell you my vineyard.’” 1
So Laban asked, 1 “What should I give you?” “You don’t need to give me a thing,” 2 Jacob replied, 3 “but if you agree to this one condition, 4 I will continue to care for 5 your flocks and protect them:
‘for there will be a peaceful time of sowing, the vine will produce its fruit and the ground its yield, and the skies 1 will rain down dew. Then I will allow the remnant of my people to possess all these things.
Everyone who crosses over to those numbered, from twenty years old and up, is to pay an offering to the Lord.
Every man’s holy things 1 will be his; whatever any man gives the priest will be his.’”
You must give to the Lord some of the first of your finely ground flour as a raised offering in your future generations.
He will demand a tenth of your seed and of the produce of your vineyards and give it to his administrators 1 and his servants.
But Naboth replied to Ahab, “The Lord forbid that I should sell you my ancestral inheritance.” 1
“We will not give our daughters in marriage to the neighboring peoples, and we will not take their daughters in marriage for our sons.
The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life. 1