Hear the Lord’s accusation, you mountains, you enduring foundations of the earth! For the Lord has a case against his people; he has a dispute with Israel!
A quick-tempered person
When you argue a case
Better is a dry crust of bread
Like one who grabs a wild dog by the ears,
Like charcoal is to burning coals, and wood to fire, so is a contentious person
Why do you force me to witness injustice?
So there were quarrels
If controversy arises between people,
Jephthah said to them, “My people and I were entangled in controversy with the Ammonites.
Absalom would then say, “If only they would make me
For as the churning
The sounds of battle
But the one who will rescue them
“‘In a controversy they will act as judges;
Listen to what the Lord says: “Get up! Defend yourself
He called the name of the place Massah and Meribah, because of the contending of the Israelites and because of their testing the Lord,
Then the Levitical priests
Whenever your countrymen who live in the cities bring a case before you