But if anyone does not obey our message through this letter, take note of him and do not associate closely with him, so that he may be ashamed.
It is similar for lifeless things that make a sound, like a flute or harp. Unless they make a distinction in the notes, how can what is played on the flute or harp be understood?
For he 1 knows deceitful 2 men; when he sees evil, will he not 3 consider it? 4
All the people noticed this and it pleased them. 1 In fact, everything the king did pleased all the people.
If I sinned, then you would watch me and you would not acquit me of my iniquity.
Take note of the one who has integrity! Observe the godly! 1 For the one who promotes peace has a future. 2
So the Lord said, 1 “Hear, you nations! Be witnesses and take note of what will happen to these people. 2
You have taken notice, 1 for 2 you always see 3 one who inflicts pain and suffering. 4 The unfortunate victim entrusts his cause to you; 5 you deliver 6 the fatherless. 7
The Lord said, 1 “Go up and down 2 through the streets of Jerusalem. 3 Look around and see for yourselves. Search through its public squares. See if any of you can find a single person who deals honestly and tries to be truthful. 4 If you can, 5 then I will not punish this city. 6
Remember, 1 I have told you ahead of time.
Greet Andronicus and Junia, 1 my compatriots 2 and my fellow prisoners. They are well known 3 to the apostles, 4 and they were in Christ before me.
Be imitators of me, 1 brothers and sisters, 2 and watch carefully those who are living this way, just as you have us as an example.
Notice therefore the kindness and harshness of God – harshness toward those who have fallen, but 1 God’s kindness toward you, provided you continue in his kindness; 2 otherwise you also will be cut off.
Seven years of great abundance are coming throughout the whole land of Egypt.
Take note – I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse: 1
It was reported to Saul saying, “David is at Naioth in Ramah.”
that 1 you must search out 2 my iniquity, and inquire about my sin,
“Listen now to my argument, 1 and be attentive to my lips’ contentions. 2
“I will explain to you; listen to me, and what 1 I have seen, I will declare, 2
Pay attention, Job – listen to me; be silent, and I will speak.