I increased my possessions:
If I wash myself with snow water,
I was blameless before him; I kept myself from sinning.
I was innocent before him, and kept myself from sinning.
the people whom I formed for myself, so they might praise me.”
“If I testify about myself, my testimony is not true.
though I am confident in the Lord that I too will be coming to see you
And I set myself apart
I will exalt and magnify myself; I will reveal myself before many nations. Then they will know that I am the Lord.’
But how can I alone bear up under the burden of your hardship and strife?
Therefore I despise myself,
In anger, in fury, and in wrath I myself will fight against you with my mighty power and great strength!
I myself will feed my sheep and I myself will make them lie down, declares the sovereign Lord.
“‘For this is what the sovereign Lord says: Look, I myself will search for my sheep and seek them out.
I constructed pools of water for myself, to irrigate my grove
I will climb up to the tops
But, if you do not obey these commands, I solemnly swear
I testify about myself
And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people