Genesis 15:6 And he believed the LORD, and he counted it to him as righteousness.Apparently righteousness is all about God and not about us.
Is this mercy? Justice?
Genesis 15:16 And they shall come back here in the fourth generation, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet complete."
Psalm 6:4 Turn, O LORD, deliver my life;Again, it's about God. He delivers his people for the sake of his hesed (steadfast love).
save me for the sake of your steadfast love.
Proverbs 1:31 therefore they shall eat the fruit of their way,The law of retribution (something that is all over Revelation (we're studying this at the college gathering where I teach).
and have their fill of their own devices.
OYB Blog: Jan 6
Tag(s): one year bible
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