A. M. 3292. B.C. 712. in the business
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 20:12
At that time Merodach-baladan son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and a gift to Hezekiah since he heard that Hezekiah had been sick.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 20:13
Hezekiah gave them a hearing and showed them his whole treasure house-- the silver, the gold, the spices, and the precious oil-- and his armory, and everything that was found in his treasuries. There was nothing in his palace and in all his realm that Hezekiah did not show them.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 39:1
At that time Merodach-baladan son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and a gift to Hezekiah since he heard that he had been sick and had recovered.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 39:2-8
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Hezekiah was pleased with them, and showed them his treasure house-- the silver, the gold, the spices, and the precious oil-- and all his armory, and everything that was found in his treasuries. There was nothing in his palace and in all his realm that Hezekiah did not show them.
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Then Isaiah the prophet came to King Hezekiah and asked him, "What did these men say? The men who came to you-- where were they from?" Hezekiah replied, "They came to me from a distant country, from Babylon."
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And he asked, "What have they seen in your palace?" Hezekiah answered, "They have seen everything in my palace. There isn't anything in my storehouses that I didn't show them."
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Then Isaiah said to Hezekiah, "Hear the word of the LORD of Hosts:
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'The time will certainly come when everything in your palace and all that your fathers have stored up until this day will be carried off to Babylon; nothing will be left,' says the LORD.
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'Some of your descendants who come from you will be taken away, and they will be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"
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Then Hezekiah said to Isaiah, "The word of the LORD that you have spoken is good." For he thought: There will be peace and security during my lifetime.
the wonder
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 20:8-11
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Hezekiah had asked Isaiah, "What is the sign that the LORD will heal me and that I will go up to the LORD's temple on the third day?"
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Isaiah said, "This is the sign to you from the LORD that He will do what He has promised: Should the shadow go ahead 10 steps or go back 10 steps?"
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Then Hezekiah answered, "It's easy for the shadow to lengthen 10 steps. No, let the shadow go back 10 steps."
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So Isaiah the prophet called out to the LORD, and He brought the shadow back the 10 steps it had descended on Ahaz's stairway.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 38:8
I am going to make the sun's shadow that goes down on Ahaz's stairway return by 10 steps." So the sun's shadow went back the 10 steps it had descended.
left him
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_7 16:20
Then she cried, "Samson, the Philistines are here!" When he awoke from his sleep, he said, "I will escape as I did before and shake myself free." But he did not know that the LORD had left him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 27:9
Do not hide Your face from me; do not turn Your servant away in anger. You have been my help; do not leave me or abandon me, God of my salvation.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 51:11
Do not banish me from Your presence or take Your Holy Spirit from me.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 51:12
Restore the joy of Your salvation to me, and give me a willing spirit.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 119:116
Sustain me as You promised, and I will live; do not let me be ashamed of my hope.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 119:117
Sustain me so that I can be safe and be concerned with Your statutes continually.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 15:5
"I am the vine; you are the branches. The one who remains in Me and I in him produces much fruit, because you can do nothing without Me.
to try him
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_1 22:1
After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, "Abraham!" "Here I am," he answered.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 8:2
Remember that the LORD your God led you on the entire journey these 40 years in the wilderness, so that He might humble you and test you to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep His commands.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 8:16
He fed you in the wilderness with manna that your fathers had not known, in order to humble and test you, so that in the end He might cause you to prosper.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 1:11
But stretch out Your hand and strike everything he owns, and he will surely curse You to Your face."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 1:12
"Very well," the LORD told Satan, "everything he owns is in your power. However, you must not lay a hand on Job [himself]." So Satan went out from the Lord's presence.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 2:3-6
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Then the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered My servant Job? No one else on earth is like him, a man of perfect integrity, who fears God and turns away from evil. He still retains his integrity, even though you incited Me against him, to destroy him without just cause."
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"Skin for skin!" Satan answered the LORD. "A man will give up everything he owns in exchange for his life.
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But stretch out Your hand and strike his flesh and bones, and he will surely curse You to Your face."
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"Very well," the LORD told Satan, "he is in your power; only spare his life."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:1
[For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.] LORD, You have searched me and known me.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:2
You know when I sit down and when I stand up; You understand my thoughts from far away.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:23
Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my concerns.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:24
See if there is any offensive way in me; lead me in the everlasting way.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_20 17:3
A crucible is for silver and a smelter for gold, but the LORD is a tester of hearts.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_38 13:9
I will put this third through the fire; I will refine them as silver is refined and test them as gold is tested. They will call on My name, and I will answer them. I will say: They are My people, and they will say: The LORD is our God."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_39 3:2
But who can endure the day of His coming? And who will be able to stand when He appears? For He will be like a refiner's fire and like cleansing lye.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_39 3:3
He will be like a refiner and purifier of silver; He will purify the sons of Levi and refine them like gold and silver. Then they will present offerings to the LORD in righteousness.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 1:7
so that the genuineness of your faith-- more valuable than gold, which perishes though refined by fire-- may result in praise, glory, and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 1:13
No one undergoing a trial should say, "I am being tempted by God." For God is not tempted by evil, and He Himself doesn't tempt anyone.
that he might
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 8:2
Remember that the LORD your God led you on the entire journey these 40 years in the wilderness, so that He might humble you and test you to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep His commands.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 13:3
do not listen to that prophet's words or to that dreamer. For the LORD your God is testing you to know whether you love the LORD your God with all your heart and all your soul.