Yet there is both straw and provender for our donkeys; and there is bread and wine also for me, and for your handmaid, and for the young man who is with your servants: there is no want of anything."
She weeps bitterly in the night, and her tears are on her cheeks; among all her lovers she has none to comfort her: All her friends have dealt treacherously with her; they are become her enemies.
Her filthiness was in her skirts; she didn't remember her latter end; therefore is she come down wonderfully; she has no comforter: see, the LORD, my affliction; for the enemy has magnified himself.
You will render to them a recompense, the LORD, according to the work of their hands.
They hunt our steps, so that we can't go in our streets: Our end is near, our days are fulfilled; for our end is come.
As an offering of firstfruits you shall offer them to the LORD: but they shall not ascend for a pleasant aroma on the altar.
But the goat, on which the lot fell for the scapegoat, shall be presented alive before the LORD, to make atonement for him, to send him away for the scapegoat into the wilderness.
"When he has made an end of atoning for the Holy Place, the Tent of Meeting, and the altar, he shall present the live goat.
Aaron shall lay both his hands on the head of the live goat, and confess over him all the iniquities of the children of Israel, and all their transgressions, even all their sins; and he shall put them on the head of the goat, and shall send him away into the wilderness by the hand of a man who is in readiness.
This is to the end that the children of Israel may bring their sacrifices, which they sacrifice in the open field, that they may bring them to the LORD, to the door of the Tent of Meeting, to the priest, and sacrifice them for sacrifices of peace offerings to the LORD.
"'You shall not go up and down as a slanderer among your people. "'You shall not endanger the life of your neighbor. I am the LORD.
You shall not lend him your money at interest, nor give him your food for profit.
I will send the wild animals among you, which will rob you of your children, destroy your livestock, and make you few in number; and your roads will become desolate.
I will bring a sword upon you, that will execute the vengeance of the covenant; and you will be gathered together within your cities: and I will send the pestilence among you; and you will be delivered into the hand of the enemy.
"'As for those of you who are left, I will send a faintness into their hearts in the lands of their enemies: and the sound of a driven leaf will put them to flight; and they shall flee, as one flees from the sword; and they will fall when no one pursues.
and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever. There will be no end to his Kingdom."
because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dawn from on high will visit us,
and the Holy Spirit descended in a bodily form as a dove on him; and a voice came out of the sky, saying "You are my beloved Son. In you I am well pleased."
He closed the book, gave it back to the attendant, and sat down. The eyes of all in the synagogue were fastened on him.
He said to them, "Can you make the friends of the bridegroom fast, while the bridegroom is with them?
If you lend to those from whom you hope to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners, to receive back as much.
But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing back; and your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High; for he is kind toward the unthankful and evil.
Jesus went with them. When he was now not far from the house, the centurion sent friends to him, saying to him, "Lord, don't trouble yourself, for I am not worthy for you to come under my roof.
Blessed is he who is not offended by me."
This is he of whom it is written, 'Behold, I send my messenger before your face, who will prepare your way before you.'
The Son of Man has come eating and drinking, and you say, 'Behold, a gluttonous man, and a drunkard; a friend of tax collectors and sinners!'
"A certain lender had two debtors. The one owed five hundred denarii, and the other fifty.
The day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said to him, "Send the multitude away, that they may go into the surrounding villages and farms, and lodge, and get food, for we are here in a deserted place."
Then he said to them, "The harvest is indeed plentiful, but the laborers are few. Pray therefore to the Lord of the harvest, that he may send out laborers into his harvest.
Go your ways. Behold, I send you out as lambs among wolves.
On the next day, when he departed, he took out two denarii, and gave them to the host, and said to him, 'Take care of him. Whatever you spend beyond that, I will repay you when I return.'
He said to them, "Which of you, if you go to a friend at midnight, and tell him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,
for a friend of mine has come to me from a journey, and I have nothing to set before him,'
I tell you, although he will not rise and give it to him because he is his friend, yet because of his persistence, he will get up and give him as many as he needs.
The Queen of the South will rise up in the judgment with the men of this generation, and will condemn them: for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and behold, one greater than Solomon is here.
Therefore also the wisdom of God said, 'I will send to them prophets and apostles; and some of them they will kill and persecute,
"I tell you, my friends, don't be afraid of those who kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.
Or those eighteen, on whom the tower in Siloam fell, and killed them; do you think that they were worse offenders than all the men who dwell in Jerusalem?
But when you are invited, go and sit in the lowest place, so that when he who invited you comes, he may tell you, 'Friend, move up higher.' Then you will be honored in the presence of all who sit at the table with you.
He also said to the one who had invited him, "When you make a dinner or a supper, don't call your friends, nor your brothers, nor your kinsmen, nor rich neighbors, or perhaps they might also return the favor, and pay you back.
Or else, while the other is yet a great way off, he sends an envoy, and asks for conditions of peace.
When he comes home, he calls together his friends and his neighbors, saying to them, 'Rejoice with me, for I have found my sheep which was lost!'
When she has found it, she calls together her friends and neighbors, saying, 'Rejoice with me, for I have found the drachma which I had lost.'
But he answered his father, 'Behold, these many years I have served you, and I never disobeyed a commandment of yours, but you never gave me a goat, that I might celebrate with my friends.
"His lord commended the dishonest manager because he had done wisely, for the children of this world are, in their own generation, wiser than the children of the light.
I tell you, make for yourselves friends by means of unrighteous mammon, so that when you fail, they may receive you into the eternal tents.
He cried and said, 'Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue! For I am in anguish in this flame.'
"He said, 'I ask you therefore, father, that you would send him to my father's house;
A widow was in that city, and she often came to him, saying, 'Defend me from my adversary!'
yet because this widow bothers me, I will defend her, or else she will wear me out by her continual coming.'"
The lord of the vineyard said, 'What shall I do? I will send my beloved son. It may be that seeing him, they will respect him.'
They watched him, and sent out spies, who pretended to be righteous, that they might trap him in something he said, so as to deliver him up to the power and authority of the governor.
When you hear of wars and disturbances, don't be terrified, for these things must happen first, but the end won't come immediately."
You will be handed over even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends. They will cause some of you to be put to death.
"By your endurance you will win your lives.
Every day Jesus was teaching in the temple, and every night he would go out and spend the night on the mountain that is called Olivet.
For I tell you that this which is written must still be fulfilled in me: 'He was counted with transgressors.' For that which concerns me has an end."
Herod and Pilate became friends with each other that very day, for before that they were enemies with each other.
Behold, I send forth the promise of my Father on you. But wait in the city of Jerusalem until you are clothed with power from on high."
If you will not listen, and if you will not lay it to heart, to give glory to my name," says the LORD of Armies, "then will I send the curse on you, and I will curse your blessings. Indeed, I have cursed them already, because you do not lay it to heart.
"Behold, I send my messenger, and he will prepare the way before me; and the Lord, whom you seek, will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant, whom you desire, behold, he comes!" says the LORD of Armies.
"But who can endure the day of his coming? And who will stand when he appears? For he is like a refiner's fire, and like launderer's soap;
Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and terrible day of the LORD comes.
As it is written in the prophets, "Behold, I send my messenger before your face, who will prepare your way before you.
Immediately coming up from the water, he saw the heavens parting, and the Spirit descending on him like a dove.
Going on a little further from there, he saw James the son of Zebedee, and John, his brother, who were also in the boat mending the nets.
He appointed twelve, that they might be with him, and that he might send them out to preach,
When his friends heard it, they went out to seize him: for they said, "He is insane."
If Satan has risen up against himself, and is divided, he can't stand, but has an end.
Most certainly I tell you, all sins of the descendants of man will be forgiven, including their blasphemies with which they may blaspheme;
He begged him much that he would not send them away out of the country.
All the demons begged him, saying, "Send us into the pigs, that we may enter into them."
He didn't allow him, but said to him, "Go to your house, to your friends, and tell them what great things the Lord has done for you, and how he had mercy on you."
Isn't this the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James, Joses, Judah, and Simon? Aren't his sisters here with us?" They were offended at him.
He called to himself the twelve, and began to send them out two by two; and he gave them authority over the unclean spirits.
Send them away, that they may go into the surrounding country and villages, and buy themselves bread, for they have nothing to eat."
If I send them away fasting to their home, they will faint on the way, for some of them have come a long way."
If anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' say, 'The Lord needs him;' and immediately he will send him back here."
Jesus answered them, "Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's." They marveled greatly at him.
"When you hear of wars and rumors of wars, don't be troubled. For those must happen, but the end is not yet.
You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end, the same will be saved.
Then he will send out his angels, and will gather together his chosen ones from the four winds, from the ends of the earth to the ends of the sky.
"Now from the fig tree, learn this parable. When the branch has now become tender, and puts forth its leaves, you know that the summer is near;
But Peter said to him, "Although all will be offended, yet I will not."
Joseph, her husband, being a righteous man, and not willing to make her a public example, intended to put her away secretly.
Jesus, when he was baptized, went up directly from the water: and behold, the heavens were opened to him. He saw the Spirit of God descending as a dove, and coming on him.
Going on from there, he saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets. He called them.
that you may be children of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the just and the unjust.
If you only greet your friends, what more do you do than others? Don't even the tax collectors do the same?
Jesus said to them, "Can the friends of the bridegroom mourn, as long as the bridegroom is with them? But the days will come when the bridegroom will be taken away from them, and then they will fast.
Pray therefore that the Lord of the harvest will send out laborers into his harvest."
"Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves. Therefore be wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.
You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end will be saved.
"Don't think that I came to send peace on the earth. I didn't come to send peace, but a sword.
For this is he, of whom it is written, 'Behold, I send my messenger before your face, who will prepare your way before you.'
The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Behold, a gluttonous man and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' But wisdom is justified by her children."
The queen of the south will rise up in the judgment with this generation, and will condemn it, for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and behold, someone greater than Solomon is here.
yet he has no root in himself, but endures for a while. When oppression or persecution arises because of the word, immediately he stumbles.
The enemy who sowed them is the devil. The harvest is the end of the age, and the reapers are angels.
As therefore the darnel weeds are gathered up and burned with fire; so will it be at the end of this age.
The Son of Man will send out his angels, and they will gather out of his Kingdom all things that cause stumbling, and those who do iniquity,
So will it be in the end of the world. The angels will come forth, and separate the wicked from among the righteous,
They were offended by him. But Jesus said to them, "A prophet is not without honor, except in his own country, and in his own house."
When evening had come, his disciples came to him, saying, "This place is deserted, and the hour is already late. Send the multitudes away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves food."
Then the disciples came, and said to him, "Do you know that the Pharisees were offended, when they heard this saying?"
But he answered her not a word. His disciples came and begged him, saying, "Send her away; for she cries after us."
Jesus summoned his disciples and said, "I have compassion on the multitude, because they continue with me now three days and have nothing to eat. I don't want to send them away fasting, or they might faint on the way."
For the Son of Man will come in the glory of his Father with his angels, and then he will render to everyone according to his deeds.
"But he answered one of them, 'Friend, I am doing you no wrong. Didn't you agree with me for a denarius?
If anyone says anything to you, you shall say, 'The Lord needs them,' and immediately he will send them."
and he said to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here not wearing wedding clothing?' He was speechless.
The whole law and the prophets depend on these two commandments."
Therefore, behold, I send to you prophets, wise men, and scribes. Some of them you will kill and crucify; and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city;
As he sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately, saying, "Tell us, when will these things be? What is the sign of your coming, and of the end of the age?"
You will hear of wars and rumors of wars. See that you aren't troubled, for all this must happen, but the end is not yet.
But he who endures to the end, the same will be saved.
This Good News of the Kingdom will be preached in the whole world for a testimony to all the nations, and then the end will come.
He will send out his angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they will gather together his chosen ones from the four winds, from one end of the sky to the other.
"Now from the fig tree learn this parable. When its branch has now become tender, and puts forth its leaves, you know that the summer is near.
Jesus said to him, "Friend, why are you here?" Then they came and laid hands on Jesus, and took him.
Or do you think that I couldn't ask my Father, and he would even now send me more than twelve legions of angels?
But Peter followed him from a distance, to the court of the high priest, and entered in and sat with the officers, to see the end.
Behold, there was a great earthquake, for an angel of the Lord descended from the sky, and came and rolled away the stone from the door, and sat on it.
teaching them to observe all things that I commanded you. Behold, I am with you always, even to the end of the age." Amen.
He shall stand, and shall shepherd in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God: and they will live, for then he will be great to the ends of the earth.
Hear, you mountains, the LORD's controversy, and you enduring foundations of the earth; for the LORD has a controversy with his people, and he will contend with Israel.
Don't trust in a neighbor. Don't put confidence in a friend. With the woman lying in your embrace, be careful of the words of your mouth!
A day to build your walls-- In that day, he will extend your boundary.
Who can stand before his indignation? Who can endure the fierceness of his anger? His wrath is poured out like fire, and the rocks are broken apart by him.
But with an overflowing flood, he will make a full end of her place, and will pursue his enemies into darkness.
What do you plot against the LORD? He will make a full end. Affliction won't rise up the second time.
the LORD has commanded concerning you: "No more descendants will bear your name. Out of the house of your gods, will I cut off the engraved image and the molten image. I will make your grave, for you are vile."
Take the spoil of silver. Take the spoil of gold, for there is no end of the store, the glory of all goodly furniture.
the horseman mounting, and the flashing sword, the glittering spear, and a multitude of slain, and a great heap of corpses, and there is no end of the bodies. They stumble on their bodies,
There is no healing your wound, for your injury is fatal. All who hear the report of you clap their hands over you; for who hasn't felt your endless cruelty?
I said to the king, "If it pleases the king, and if your servant has found favor in your sight, that you would send me to Judah, to the city of my fathers' tombs, that I may build it."
The king said to me (the queen was also sitting by him), "For how long shall your journey be? And when will you return?" So it pleased the king to send me; and I set him a time.
After him repaired Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz another portion, from the door of the house of Eliashib even to the end of the house of Eliashib.
Then I consulted with myself, and contended with the nobles and the rulers, and said to them, "You exact usury, everyone of his brother." I held a great assembly against them.
I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. Please let us stop this usury.
that Sanballat and Geshem sent to me, saying, "Come, let us meet together in [one of] the villages in the plain of Ono." But they intended to harm me.
in which was written, "It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu says it, that you and the Jews intend to rebel. Because of that, you are building the wall. You would be their king, according to these words.
Then he said to them, "Go your way. Eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to him for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Don't be grieved; for the joy of the LORD is your strength."
All the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.
"Nevertheless in your manifold mercies you did not make a full end of them, nor forsake them; for you are a gracious and merciful God.
Then I contended with the rulers, and said, "Why is the house of God forsaken?" I gathered them together, and set them in their place.
Then I contended with the nobles of Judah, and said to them, "What evil thing is this that you do, and profane the Sabbath day?
I contended with them, and cursed them, and struck certain of them, and plucked off their hair, and made them swear by God, [saying], "You shall not give your daughters to their sons, nor take their daughters for your sons, or for yourselves.
"Send men, that they may spy out the land of Canaan, which I give to the children of Israel. Of every tribe of their fathers, you shall send a man, every one a prince among them."
They returned from spying out the land at the end of forty days.
It happened, as he made an end of speaking all these words, that the ground split apart that was under them;
to be a memorial to the children of Israel, to the end that no stranger, who isn't of the seed of Aaron, comes near to burn incense before the LORD; that he not be as Korah, and as his company: as the LORD spoke to him by Moses.
the LORD said to Moses, "Put back the rod of Aaron before the testimony, to be kept for a token against the children of rebellion; that you may make an end of their murmurings against me, that they not die."
This shall be yours of the most holy things, [reserved] from the fire: every offering of theirs, even every meal offering of theirs, and every sin offering of theirs, and every trespass offering of theirs, which they shall render to me, shall be most holy for you and for your sons.
Balak said to Balaam, "Didn't I earnestly send to you to call you? Why didn't you come to me? Am I not able indeed to promote you to honor?"
Who can count the dust of Jacob, or number the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous! Let my last end be like his!"
He looked at Amalek, and took up his parable, and said, "Amalek was the first of the nations, But his latter end shall come to destruction."
Of every tribe one thousand, throughout all the tribes of Israel, you shall send to the war."
then your south quarter shall be from the wilderness of Zin along by the side of Edom, and your south border shall be from the end of the Salt Sea eastward;
All the men of your alliance have brought you on your way, even to the border. The men who were at peace with you have deceived you, and prevailed against you. Friends who eat your bread lay a snare under you. There is no understanding in him."
Your mighty men, Teman, will be dismayed, to the end that everyone may be cut off from the mountain of Esau by slaughter.
I am sending him back. Therefore receive him, that is, my own heart,
For God is my witness, how I long after all of you in the tender mercies of Christ Jesus.
If there is therefore any exhortation in Christ, if any consolation of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any tender mercies and compassion,
But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you soon, that I also may be cheered up when I know how you are doing.
Therefore I hope to send him at once, as soon as I see how it will go with me.
But I counted it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, fellow worker, fellow soldier, and your apostle and servant of my need;
whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who think about earthly things.
who forsakes the friend of her youth, and forgets the covenant of her God:
For the perverse is an abomination to the LORD, but his friendship is with the upright.
For I was a son to my father, tender and an only child in the sight of my mother.
She will give to your head a garland of grace. She will deliver a crown of splendor to you."
My son, attend to my words. Turn your ear to my sayings.
But in the end she is as bitter as wormwood, and as sharp as a two-edged sword.
You will groan at your latter end, when your flesh and your body are consumed,
"To you men, I call! I send my voice to the sons of mankind.
With me are riches, honor, enduring wealth, and prosperity.
As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those who send him.
A man shall be commended according to his wisdom, but he who has a warped mind shall be despised.
A righteous man respects the life of his animal, but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
The hands of the diligent ones shall rule, but laziness ends in slave labor.
A righteous person is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
There are some who pretend to be rich, yet have nothing. There are some who pretend to be poor, yet have great wealth.
There is a way which seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death.
Even in laughter the heart may be sorrowful, and mirth may end in heaviness.
The poor person is shunned even by his own neighbor, but the rich person has many friends.
The tongue of the wise commends knowledge, but the mouth of fools gush out folly.
the LORD has made everything for its own end-- yes, even the wicked for the day of evil.
There is a way which seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death.
A perverse man stirs up strife. A whisperer separates close friends.
He who covers an offense promotes love; but he who repeats a matter separates best friends.
A friend loves at all times; and a brother is born for adversity.
Wisdom is before the face of one who has understanding, but the eyes of a fool wander to the ends of the earth.
An unfriendly man pursues selfishness, and defies all sound judgment.
A brother offended is more difficult than a fortified city; and disputes are like the bars of a castle.
A man of many companions may be ruined, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Wealth adds many friends, but the poor is separated from his friend.
Many will entreat the favor of a ruler, and everyone is a friend to a man who gives gifts.
All the relatives of the poor shun him: how much more do his friends avoid him! He pursues them with pleas, but they are gone.
He who has pity on the poor lends to the LORD; he will reward him.
Listen to counsel and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter end.
An inheritance quickly gained at the beginning, won't be blessed in the end.
The glory of young men is their strength. The splendor of old men is their gray hair.
The rich rule over the poor. The borrower is servant to the lender.
He who loves purity of heart and speaks gracefully is the king's friend.
Don't befriend a hot-tempered man, and don't associate with one who harbors anger:
for their Defender is strong. He will plead their case against you.
In the end, it bites like a snake, and poisons like a viper.
If you say, "Behold, we didn't know this;" doesn't he who weighs the hearts consider it? He who keeps your soul, doesn't he know it? Shall he not render to every man according to his work?
Don't say, "I will do to him as he has done to me; I will render to the man according to his work."
Don't be hasty in bringing charges to court. What will you do in the end when your neighbor shames you?
As the cold of snow in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to those who send him; for he refreshes the soul of his masters.
One who sends a message by the hand of a fool is cutting off feet and drinking violence.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; although the kisses of an enemy are profuse.
Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart; so does earnest counsel from a man's friend.
Don't forsake your friend and your father's friend. Don't go to your brother's house in the day of your disaster: better is a neighbor who is near than a distant brother.
Iron sharpens iron; so a man sharpens his friend's countenance.
Whoever tends the fig tree shall eat its fruit. He who looks after his master shall be honored.
for riches are not forever, nor does even the crown endure to all generations.
Those who forsake the law praise the wicked; but those who keep the law contend with them.
He who pampers his servant from youth will have him become a son in the end.
Who has ascended up into heaven, and descended? Who has gathered the wind in his fists? Who has bound the waters in his garment? Who has established all the ends of the earth? What is his name, and what is his son's name, if you know?
She opens her arms to the poor; yes, she extends her hands to the needy.
But let all those who take refuge in you rejoice, Let them always shout for joy, because you defend them. Let them also who love your name be joyful in you.
Oh let the wickedness of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous; their minds and hearts are searched by the righteous God.
The enemy is overtaken by endless ruin. The very memory of the cities which you have overthrown has perished.
For, behold, the wicked bend their bows. They set their arrows on the strings, that they may shoot in darkness at the upright in heart.
He who doesn't slander with his tongue, nor does evil to his friend, nor casts slurs against his fellow man;
he who doesn't lend out his money for usury, nor take a bribe against the innocent. He who does these things shall never be shaken. A Poem by David.
He teaches my hands to war, so that my arms bend a bow of bronze.
Their voice has gone out through all the earth, their words to the end of the world. In them he has set a tent for the sun,
His going forth is from the end of the heavens, his circuit to its ends; There is nothing hidden from its heat.
The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever. the LORD's ordinances are true, and righteous altogether.
send you help from the sanctuary, grant you support from Zion,