These cities were located at the southern extremity of Judah’s tribal land near the border of Edom: 1 Kabzeel, Eder, Jagur,
Then he brought me through the entrance, which was at the side of the gate, into the holy chambers for the priests which faced north. There I saw 1 a place at the extreme western end.
I 1 was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my contemporaries in my nation, 2 and was 3 extremely zealous for the traditions of my ancestors. 4
But when the man 1 heard this he became very sad, 2 for he was extremely wealthy.
Now the famine was severe in the land. 1
The land allotted to the tribe of Judah by its clans reached to the border of Edom, to the Wilderness of Zin in the Negev far to the south. 1
that during a severe ordeal of suffering, their abundant joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in the wealth 1 of their generosity.
(Now Abram was very wealthy 1 in livestock, silver, and gold.) 2
(Now 1 the people 2 of Sodom were extremely wicked rebels against the Lord.) 3
There are four things on earth that are small, 1 but they are exceedingly wise: 2
When Balak heard that Balaam was coming, he went out to meet him at a city of Moab which was on the border of the Arnon at the boundary of his territory.
yes, while I was still praying, 1 the man Gabriel, whom I had seen previously 2 in a vision, was approaching me in my state of extreme weariness, 3 around the time of the evening offering.
“These are the names of the tribes: From the northern end beside the road of Hethlon to Lebo-hamath, as far as Hazar-enan (which is on the border of Damascus, toward the north beside Hamath), extending from the east side to the west, Dan will have one portion.
I will make you 1 extremely 2 fruitful. I will make nations of you, and kings will descend from you. 3
So the Lord said, “The outcry against 1 Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so blatant 2
In this way Jacob 1 became extremely prosperous. He owned 2 large flocks, male and female servants, camels, and donkeys.
The Israelites, 1 however, 2 were fruitful, increased greatly, multiplied, and became extremely strong, 3 so that the land was filled with them.
Moreover, he said to me, “I have taken note of these people; they are a stubborn 1 lot!
And further, 1 when you say that his anger does not punish, 2 and that he does not know transgression! 3
for one who goes astray 1 is an abomination 2 to the Lord, but he reveals 3 his intimate counsel 4 to the upright.