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genesis 12: 2-3
"i will make of you a great nation, and i will bless you, and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing. i will bless you, and the one who curses you i will curse; and in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed."
exodus 20: 1-3
"the God spoke all these words; 'i am the LORD your God, who brought you our of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; you shall have no other gods before me"
leviticus 3:16-17
"then the priest shall turn these into smoke on the altar as a food offering by fire for a pleasing odor. all fat is the LORD's. it shall be a perpetual statute throughout your generations, in all your settlements: you must not eat any fat or any blood."
numbers 1:2
"take a census of the whole congregation of Israelites, in their clans, by ancestral houses, according to the number of names, every male individually."
deuteronomy 6: 4-5
"hear, O' Israel: the LORD in our God, the LORD alone. you shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your might."
joshua 24:15
"now if you are unwilling to serve the LORD, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served in the region beyond the River or the gods of the Amorities in whose land you are living; but as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."
judges 21: 24-25
so the Israelites departed from there at that time by tribes and families, and they went out from there to their own territories. in those days there ewes no kind in Israel; all the people did what was right in their own eyes.
ruth 1: 16-17
but ----said, do not press me to leave you or to turn back form following you! where you go i will go, and where you lodge, i will lodge; your people shall be my people, and you God my God. where you die, i will die -- there i will be buried. may the LORD do thus and so to me, and more as well, if even death parts me from you.
I samuel 8: 4-5
then all the elders of israel gathered together and came to ---- at Ramah, and said to him, you are old and your sons do not follow in your ways; appoint for us, then, a kind to govern us, like other nations.
II samuel 5: 9-19
david occupied the stronghold, and named it the City of David. David build the city all around from the Millo inward. and david became greater and greater, for the LORD, the God of hosts, was with him.
I kings 3:9
give your servant therefor an understanding mind to govern your people, able to discern between good and evil; for who can govern this your great people?
II kings 2:9-10
when they had crossed, elijah said to elisha, tell me what i may do for you, before i am taken from you. elisha said, please let me inherit a double share of your spirit. he responded, you have asked a hard thing; yet, if you see me as i am being taken from you, it will be granted you; if not, it will not.
I chronicles 21: 1-2
satan stood up against Israel, and incited david to count the people of Israel. so David said to Joab and the commanders of the army, Go number israel, form Beersheba to Dan, and bring me a report, so that I amy know their number.
II chronicles 7: 14-15
If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, pray, seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways, then i will hear form heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land now my eyes will be open and my ears attentive to the prayer that is made in this place.
ezra 1:1
in the first year of kInd Cyrus of Persia, in order that the work of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, might be accomplished, the LORD stirred up the spirit of Kind Cyrus of Persia so that he send a herald throughout all his kingdom and also in a written edict declared.
nehemiah 2: 17-18
then i said to them, ' you see the trouble we are in, how jerusalem lied in ruins with its gates burned. come, let us rebuild the way of jerusalem, so that we may no longer suffer disgrace.' i told them that the hand of my God had been gracious upon me, and also the world that the king had spoked to me, they they said, 'Let us start building.' so they committed themselves the common good.
esther 3:5-6
when Haman saw that Mordecai did not bow down or do obeisance to him, Haman was infuriated, but he thought it beneath his to lay hands on Mordecai alone. so having been told who Mordecai's people were, Haman plotted to destroy all the jews, the people of Mordecai, throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus.
job 42:2-3
i know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted. 'who is this that his counsel without knowledge?' therefore i have uttered what i did not understand, things too wonderful for me, which i did not know.
psalm 1:1-2 & psalm 150:6
happy are those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path that sinners tread, or sit in the seat of scoffers; but their delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law they meditate day and night. let everything that breathes praise the LORD! Praise the LORD!
proverbs 4:5-7
get wisdom; get insight; do not forget, nor turn away from the world of my mouth. do not forsake her, and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you. the beginning of wisdom is this; get wisdom, and whatever you get, get insight.
ecclesiastes 1:2-3
vanity of vanities, says the teacher, vanity of vanities! all is vanity. what do people gain from all the toil at which they toil under the sun?
song of songs 8:14
make haste, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young stag upon the mountain of spices.
isaiah 6:5
and i said: 'woe is me! i am lost, for i am a man of unclean lips, and i live among a people of unclean lips; yet my eyes have seen the King, the LORD of host'!
jeremiah 2:13
fo ray people have committed two evils; they have forsaken me, the fountain of living water, and dug out cistern for themselves, cracked cisterns that can hold no water.
lamentations 2:9
her gates have sunk in to the ground; he has ruined and broken her bars; her king and process are among the nations; guidance is no more, and her prophets obtain no vision from the LORD.
ezekiel 1:20
wherever the spirit would go, they went, and the wheels rose along with them, for the spirit of the living creatures was in the wheels.
daniel 5:25-28
and this is the writing that was inscribed: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, and PARSIN. this is interpretation o the matter: Mene, God has numbered the days of your kingdom and brought it to an end. Terkel, you have been weighted on the scales and found wanting. Peres, your kingdom is divided and given to the Medes and Persians.
hosea 3:1
the LORD said to me again, 'go, love a woman who has a lover and inna adulteress, just as the LORD loves the people of Israel, though they turn to other gods and love raisin cakes.
joel 2:28-29
then afterward i will pour out my spirit on all flesh; your sons and daughters shall prophecy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions. even on the male and female slaves, in those days, i will pour out my spirit.
amos 5:24
but let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an ever flowing stream
obadiah 18
the house of Jacob shall be a fire, the house of Joseph a flame, and the house of Esau stubble; and they shall burn them and consume them, and there shall be no survivor of the house of Esau; for the LORD has spoken
jonah 4:2-3
he prayed to the LORD and said, O LORD! is not this what i said while i was still in my home country? that is why i fled to Tarshish at the beginning; for i knew that you are a gracious God and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love, and ready to relent from punishing. and now, O LORD, please take my life from me, for it is better for me to die than to live.
micah 6:8
he has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God.
nahum 3:7
then all who see you will shrink from you and say, 'Nineveh is devastated; who will bemoan her?' where shall i seek comforters for you?
habakkuk 1:2
O LORD, how long shall i cry for help and you will not listen? or cry to you, Violence! and you will not save?
zephaniah 1:14-15
the great day of the LORD near, near and hastening fast; the sound of the day of the LORD is bitter, the warrior cries aloud there. that day will be a day of wrath, a day of distress and anguish, a day of ruin and devastation, a day of darkness and gloom, a day of clouds and thick blackness.
haggai 1:7-8
this says the LORD of hosts: consider how you have fared. go up to the hills and bring wood and build the house, so that i may pleasure in it and be honored, says the LORD
zechariah 8:3
thus says the LORD: i will return to Zion and will dwell in the midst of Jerusalem; Jerusalem shall be called the faithful city, and the mountain of the LORD of hosts shall be called the holy mountain.
malachi 4:1-2
see, the day is coming; burning like an oven, when all the arrogant and all evildoers will be stubble; the day that comes shall burn them up, says the LORD of hosts, so that it will leave them neither root nor branch. but for you who revere my name the sun of righteousness shall rise, with healing in its wings. you shall go out leaping like calves from the stall
*genesis 1:1
in the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth
*exodus 12:12-13
for i will pass through the land of egypt that night, and i will strike down every firstborn in the land of egypt, both human beings and animals; on all the gods of egypt i will execute judgements: i am the LORD. the blood shall be a sign of you on the houses were you live; when i see the blood, i will pass over you, and no plague shall destroy you when i strike the land of egypt
*leviticus 25:32
as for the cities of the ----, the ----- shall forever have the right of redemption of the houses in the cities belonging to them
*numbers 27:8
you shall also say to the israelites, 'if a man dies and has no son, then you shall pass his inheritance on to his daughter.'
*deuteronomy 5:4-6
the LORD spoke with out face to face at the mountain, out of the fire. and he said: I am the LORD you God, who brought you out of the land of egypt, out of the house of slavery
*deuteronomy 34:7
moses was one hundred twenty years old when he died; his sight was unimpaired and his vigor had not abated.
*joshua 1:1-2
after the death of moses the servant of the LORD, the LORD spoke to ---- son of Nun, Mose's assistant: 'My servant moses is dead. now proceed to cross the Jordan; you and al this people, into the land that i am giving to them, to the israelites.
I samuel 15:22
and ---- said, 'has the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as in obedience to the voice of the LORD? surely, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to heed than to fat of rams.
*II samuel 7: 12-13
when your days are fulfilled and you lie down with your ancestors, i will raise up your offspring after you, who shall come forth from your body, and i will establish his kingdom. he shall build a house for my name, and i will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.
*I kings 11:4
for when solomon was old, his wives turned away his heart after other gods; and his heart was not true to the LORD his God, as was the heart of his father David.
*II kings 24:20b-25:1
zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon. and in the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, on the tenth day of the month, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came with all his army against Jerusalem, and laid siege to it; they built siege works against it all around.
I chronicles 28:2b-3
hear me,my brothers and my people, i had planned to build a house of rest for the ark of the covenant of the LORD, for the footstool of our God; and i made preparations for building. but God said to me, you shallot build a house for my name, for you are a warrior and have shed blood.
II chronicles 26:18b-19
go out of the sanctuary; for you have done wrong, and it will bring you no honor from the LORD God. then Uzziah was angry. Now he had a censor in his hand to made offering, and when he became angry with the priests a leprous disease broke out on his forehead, in the presence of the priests in the house of the LORD, by the altar of incense.
ezra 7:11-13
this is a copy of the letter that King Artaxerxes gave to the priest ----, the scribe, a scholar of the text of the commandments of the LORD and his statutes for Israel: Artaxerxes, king of Kings, to the priest ---, the scribe of the law of the God of heaven: peace. and now i decree that any of the people of Israel or their priests or Levites in my kingdom who freely offers to go to Jerusalem may go with you.
*job 1:12
the LORD said to Satan, 'very well, all that he has is in your power; only do not stretch out your hand against him!' so Satan went out from the presence of the LORD
isaiah 2:4
he shall judge between the nations, and shall arbitrate for many peoples; they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
*micah 4:3
he shall judge between the nations, and shall arbitrate for many peoples; they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
*isaiah 53:12
therefore i will allot a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he poured out himself to death, and was numbered with the transgressors; yet he bore the sin of many, and made intercession for the transgressors.
*jeremiah 29:10-11
for thus says the LORD: only when Babylon's seventy years are completed will i visit you, and i will fulfill to you my promise and bring you back to this place. for surely i know the plans i have for you, says the LORD, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope
*ezekiel 37:4-6
then he said to me, 'prophesy to these bones and say to them: O dry bones, hear the world of the LORD. thus says the LORD GOD to these bones: i will cause breath to enter you, and you shall live. i will lay sinews to you, and will cause flesh to come upon you, and cover you with skin, and put breath in you, and you shall live, and you shall know that i am the LORD.
*daniel 2:31-35
you were looking, O King and lo! there was a great statue. this statue was huge, its brilliance extraordinary; it was standing........ But the stone that struck the statue became a great mountain and filled the whole earth.
*joel 3:9-10
proclaim this among the nations: prepare war, stir up the warriors. let all the soldiers draw near, let them come up. beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruning hooks into spears; let the weakling say, "i am the warrior!"
*amos 7:7-9
this is what he showed me: the LORD was standing beside a wall build with a plumb line in his hand. and the LORD said to me, 'amos, what do you see' and i said, 'a plumb line.' then the LORD said, 'see, i am setting a plumb line in the midst of my people israel; i will never again pass them by; the high places if isaac shall be made desolate, and the sanctuaries of israel shall be laid waste, and i will rise against the house of Jeroboam with the sword.
*amos 7:14
then ---- answered Amaziah, 'i am prophet, nor a prophet's son; but i am a herdsman, and a dresser of sycamore trees'
*micah 2:11
if someone were to go about uttering empty falsehoods saying, i will preach you of wine and strong drink, such a one would be the preacher for this people!
*habakkuk 1:6
for i am rousing the Chaldeans, that fierce and impetuous nation, who march through the breadth of the earth to seize dwelling not their own.