So whoever swears by the altar swears by it and by everything on it.
And whoever swears by the temple swears by it and the one who dwells in it.
And whoever swears by heaven swears by the throne of God and the one who sits on it.
by purity, by knowledge, by patience, by benevolence, by the Holy Spirit, 1 by genuine 2 love,
for we live 1 by faith, not by sight.
By wisdom the Lord laid the foundation of the earth; 1 he established the heavens by understanding. 2
By his power he stills 1 the sea; by his wisdom he cut Rahab the great sea monster 2 to pieces. 3
Yes, 1 we are consumed by your anger; we are terrified by your wrath.
The sun will not harm you by day, or the moon by night. 1
For by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned.”
So Saul inquired of the Lord, but the Lord did not answer him – not by dreams nor by Urim 1 nor by the prophets.
He is the one who 1 by his power made the earth. He is the one who by his wisdom fixed the world in place, by his understanding he spread out the heavens.
They 1 told him, “Jesus the Nazarene is passing by.”
But I will have pity on the nation 1 of Judah. 2 I will deliver them by the Lord their God; I will not deliver them by the warrior’s bow, by sword, by military victory, 3 by chariot horses, or by chariots.” 4
The Lord is the one who 1 by his power made the earth. He is the one who by his wisdom established the world. And by his understanding he spread out the skies.
You see that a person is justified by works and not by faith alone.
the clan of the descendants of Levi by itself and their wives by themselves; and the clan of the Shimeites 1 by itself and their wives by themselves –
So then, you will recognize them by their fruit.
For it is written that Abraham had two sons, one by the 1 slave woman and the other by the free woman.
Those numbered from the Gershonites, by their families and by their clans,