Then shall stand up in his place one who shall cause a tax collector to pass through the kingdom to maintain its glory.
I commanded your judges at that time, saying, “Hear cases between your brothers, and judge righteously between a man and his brother, and the foreigner who is living with him. You shall not show partiality in judgment; you shall hear the small and the great alike.”
Let him who stole steal no more; but rather let him labor, producing with his hands something that is good, that he may have something to give to him who has need.
The inhabitants of Sidon and Arvad were your rowers: your wise men, Tyre, were in you, they were your pilots. The old men of Gebal and the wise men of it were in you your repairers of ship seams: all the ships of the sea with their mariners were in you to deal in your merchandise.
Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.
Woe to him who builds his house by unrighteousness, and his rooms by
injustice; who uses his neighbor’s service without wages, and doesn’t
give him his hire; who says, I will build me a wide house and spacious rooms, and cuts him out windows; and it is ceiling with cedar, and painted with vermilion.
The men went and passed through the land, and surveyed it by cities into seven portions in a book.
Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve kings. He won’t serve obscure men.
She is like the merchant ships. She brings her bread from afar. She rises also while it is yet night, gives food to her household, and portions for her servant girls. She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands, she plants a vineyard.
2 Samuel 6:5.
David and all the house of Israel played before Yahweh with all kinds of instruments made of cypress wood, with harps, with stringed instruments, with tambourines, with castanets, and with cymbals.
PIB Scriptures are derived from the World English Bible