Whoever obeys his 1 command will not experience harm, and a wise person 2 knows the proper time 3 and procedure.
An ox recognizes its owner, a donkey recognizes where its owner puts its food; 1 but Israel does not recognize me, 2 my people do not understand.”
He made the moon to mark the months, 1 and the sun sets according to a regular schedule. 2
Foreigners are consuming what his strenuous labor produced, 1 but he does not recognize it! His head is filled with gray hair, but he does not realize it!
If 1 his sons are honored, 2 he does not know it; 3 if they are brought low, he does not see 4 it.
For he knows no satisfaction in his appetite; 1 he does not let anything he desires 2 escape. 3
But you have said, ‘What does God know? Does he judge through such deep darkness? 1
But he knows the pathway that I take; 1 if he tested me, I would come forth like gold. 2
Mankind does not know its place; 1 it cannot be found in the land of the living.
God understands the way to it, and he alone knows its place.
They say, “How does God know what we do? Is the sovereign one aware of what goes on?” 1
The Lord says, 1 “Because he is devoted to me, I will deliver him; I will protect him 2 because he is loyal to me. 3
The Lord knows that peoples’ thoughts are morally bankrupt. 1
For he knows what we are made of; 1 he realizes 2 we are made of clay. 3
But they do not realize 1 that the dead 2 are there, that her guests are in the depths of the grave. 3
Pay careful attention to 1 the condition of your flocks, 2 give careful attention 3 to your herds,
The righteous person cares for 1 the legal rights 2 of the poor; the wicked does not understand such 3 knowledge.
Taking an oath, David again 1 said, “Your father is very much aware of the fact 2 that I have found favor with you, and he has thought, 3 ‘Don’t let Jonathan know about this, or he will be upset.’ But as surely as the Lord lives and you live, there is about one step between me and death!”
Then a new king, 1 who did not know about 2 Joseph, came to power 3 over Egypt.
Now Samuel did not yet know the Lord; the word of the Lord had not yet been revealed to him.