In the past, when Saul was our king, you were the real leader in Israel.
No foreigner who becomes a follower of
That is, I will punish the Egyptians, the Judeans, the Edomites, the Ammonites, the Moabites, and all the desert people who cut their hair short at the temples.
Therefore say to them, ‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: You eat the meat with the blood still in it,
“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
All things have been given to me by my Father.
The person who has my commandments and obeys
(See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that
‘I know the distress you are suffering
So Samson’s bride cried on his shoulder
But Joash said to all those who confronted him,
Samuel said to all the people of Israel, “If you are really turning to the Lord with all your hearts, remove from among you the foreign gods and the images of Ashtoreth.
Neither man nor woman would David leave alive so as to bring them back to Gath. He was thinking, “This way they can’t tell on us, saying, ‘This is what David did.’” Such was his practice the entire time
But King Joram had returned to Jezreel to recover from the wounds he received from the Syrians
All things have been handed over to me by my Father.
You heard me say to you,
Already you are satisfied! Already you are rich! You have become kings without us! I wish you had become kings so that we could reign with you!
Do you not have houses so that you can eat and drink? Or are you trying to show contempt for the church of God by shaming those who have nothing? What should I say to you? Should I praise you? I will not praise you for this!
Dear friends, we are God’s children now, and what we will be
for God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will open