I have become a brother to jackals and a companion of ostriches.
Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives.
The one who
(Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban.)
Israel said, “Why did you bring this trouble
My lord asked his servants, ‘Do you have a father or a brother?’
Certainly a man cannot rescue his brother;
“Suppose such a man has
As for his father, because he practices extortion, robs his brother, and does what is not good among his people, he will die for his iniquity.
So hearts melt with fear and many stumble. At all their gates I have stationed the sword for slaughter. Ah! It is made to flash, it is drawn for slaughter!
“I have shown love to you,” says the Lord, but you say, “How have you shown love to us?” “Esau was Jacob’s brother,” the Lord explains, “yet I chose Jacob
They replied, “The man questioned us
“‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: Clap your hands, stamp your feet, and say, “Ah!” because of all the evil, abominable practices of the house of Israel, for they will fall by the sword, famine, and pestilence.