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Hebrew Bible, Psalms, 119.63


חָבֵר אָנִי לְכָל־אֲשֶׁר יְרֵאוּךָ וּלְשֹׁמְרֵי פִּקּוּדֶיךָ׃I am a companion of all them that fear Thee, and of them that observe Thy precepts.


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1. Septuagint, Tobit, 4.21, 14.2 (th cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

4.21. Do not be afraid, my son, because we have become poor. You have great wealth if you fear God and refrain from every sin and do what is pleasing in his sight. 14.2. He was fifty-eight years old when he lost his sight, and after eight years he regained it. He gave alms, and he continued to fear the Lord God and to praise him.
2. Hebrew Bible, Deuteronomy, 6.13 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

6.13. אֶת־יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ תִּירָא וְאֹתוֹ תַעֲבֹד וּבִשְׁמוֹ תִּשָּׁבֵעַ׃ 6.13. Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God; and Him shalt thou serve, and by His name shalt thou swear."
3. Hebrew Bible, Esther, 2.20 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

2.20. Esther had not yet made known her kindred nor her people; as Mordecai had charged her; for Esther did the commandment of Mordecai, like as when she was brought up with him—"
4. Hebrew Bible, Exodus, 9.30, 14.31 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

14.31. וַיַּרְא יִשְׂרָאֵל אֶת־הַיָּד הַגְּדֹלָה אֲשֶׁר עָשָׂה יְהוָה בְּמִצְרַיִם וַיִּירְאוּ הָעָם אֶת־יְהוָה וַיַּאֲמִינוּ בַּיהוָה וּבְמֹשֶׁה עַבְדּוֹ׃ 9.30. But as for thee and thy servants, I know that ye will not yet fear the LORD God.’—" 14.31. And Israel saw the great work which the LORD did upon the Egyptians, and the people feared the LORD; and they believed in the LORD, and in His servant Moses."
5. Hebrew Bible, Genesis, 22.12, 24.18 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

22.12. וַיֹּאמֶר אַל־תִּשְׁלַח יָדְךָ אֶל־הַנַּעַר וְאַל־תַּעַשׂ לוֹ מְאוּמָּה כִּי עַתָּה יָדַעְתִּי כִּי־יְרֵא אֱלֹהִים אַתָּה וְלֹא חָשַׂכְתָּ אֶת־בִּנְךָ אֶת־יְחִידְךָ מִמֶּנִּי׃ 24.18. וַתֹּאמֶר שְׁתֵה אֲדֹנִי וַתְּמַהֵר וַתֹּרֶד כַּדָּהּ עַל־יָדָהּ וַתַּשְׁקֵהוּ׃ 22.12. And he said: ‘Lay not thy hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him; for now I know that thou art a God-fearing man, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son, from Me.’" 24.18. And she said: ‘Drink, my lord’; and she hastened, and let down her pitcher upon her hand, and gave him drink."
6. Hebrew Bible, Leviticus, 19.14, 19.32 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

19.14. לֹא־תְקַלֵּל חֵרֵשׁ וְלִפְנֵי עִוֵּר לֹא תִתֵּן מִכְשֹׁל וְיָרֵאתָ מֵּאֱלֹהֶיךָ אֲנִי יְהוָה׃ 19.32. מִפְּנֵי שֵׂיבָה תָּקוּם וְהָדַרְתָּ פְּנֵי זָקֵן וְיָרֵאתָ מֵּאֱלֹהֶיךָ אֲנִי יְהוָה׃ 19.14. Thou shalt not curse the deaf, nor put a stumbling-block before the blind, but thou shalt fear thy God: I am the LORD." 19.32. Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honour the face of the old man, and thou shalt fear thy God: I am the LORD."
7. Hebrew Bible, Malachi, 1.6, 3.5, 3.16 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

1.6. בֵּן יְכַבֵּד אָב וְעֶבֶד אֲדֹנָיו וְאִם־אָב אָנִי אַיֵּה כְבוֹדִי וְאִם־אֲדוֹנִים אָנִי אַיֵּה מוֹרָאִי אָמַר יְהוָה צְבָאוֹת לָכֶם הַכֹּהֲנִים בּוֹזֵי שְׁמִי וַאֲמַרְתֶּם בַּמֶּה בָזִינוּ אֶת־שְׁמֶךָ׃ 3.5. וְקָרַבְתִּי אֲלֵיכֶם לַמִּשְׁפָּט וְהָיִיתִי עֵד מְמַהֵר בַּמְכַשְּׁפִים וּבַמְנָאֲפִים וּבַנִּשְׁבָּעִים לַשָּׁקֶר וּבְעֹשְׁקֵי שְׂכַר־שָׂכִיר אַלְמָנָה וְיָתוֹם וּמַטֵּי־גֵר וְלֹא יְרֵאוּנִי אָמַר יְהוָה צְבָאוֹת׃ 3.16. אָז נִדְבְּרוּ יִרְאֵי יְהוָה אִישׁ אֶת־רֵעֵהוּ וַיַּקְשֵׁב יְהוָה וַיִּשְׁמָע וַיִּכָּתֵב סֵפֶר זִכָּרוֹן לְפָנָיו לְיִרְאֵי יְהוָה וּלְחֹשְׁבֵי שְׁמוֹ׃ 1.6. A son honoureth his father, And a servant his master; If then I be a father, Where is My honour? And if I be a master, Where is My fear? Saith the LORD of hosts Unto you, O priests, that despise My name. And ye say: ‘Wherein have we despised Thy name?’" 3.5. And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false swearers; and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, The widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and fear not Me, Saith the LORD of hosts." 3.16. Then they that feared the LORD Spoke one with another; and the LORD hearkened, and heard, and a book of remembrance was written before Him, for them that feared the LORD, and that thought upon His name."
8. Hebrew Bible, Proverbs, 3.7, 13.20, 28.24, 31.30 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

3.7. אַל־תְּהִי חָכָם בְּעֵינֶיךָ יְרָא אֶת־יְהוָה וְסוּר מֵרָע׃ 28.24. גּוֹזֵל אָבִיו וְאִמּוֹ וְאֹמֵר אֵין־פָּשַׁע חָבֵר הוּא לְאִישׁ מַשְׁחִית׃ 3.7. Be not wise in thine own eyes; Fear the LORD, and depart from evil;" 13.20. He that walketh with wise men shall be wise; But the companion of fools shall smart for it." 28.24. Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, and saith: ‘It is no transgression’, The same is the companion of a destroyer." 31.30. Grace is deceitful, and beauty is vain; But a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised."
9. Hebrew Bible, Psalms, 9.18, 14.4, 15.4, 22.23, 33.8, 59.6, 61.5, 85.11, 86.11, 101.16, 110.5, 111.1, 112.1, 115.13, 118.4, 128.1, 135.20 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

9.18. יָשׁוּבוּ רְשָׁעִים לִשְׁאוֹלָה כָּל־גּוֹיִם שְׁכֵחֵי אֱלֹהִים׃ 14.4. הֲלֹא יָדְעוּ כָּל־פֹּעֲלֵי אָוֶן אֹכְלֵי עַמִּי אָכְלוּ לֶחֶם יְהוָה לֹא קָרָאוּ׃ 15.4. נִבְזֶה בְּעֵינָיו נִמְאָס וְאֶת־יִרְאֵי יְהוָה יְכַבֵּד נִשְׁבַּע לְהָרַע וְלֹא יָמִר׃ 22.23. אֲסַפְּרָה שִׁמְךָ לְאֶחָי בְּתוֹךְ קָהָל אֲהַלְלֶךָּ׃ 33.8. יִירְאוּ מֵיְהוָה כָּל־הָאָרֶץ מִמֶּנּוּ יָגוּרוּ כָּל־יֹשְׁבֵי תֵבֵל׃ 59.6. וְאַתָּה יְהוָה־אֱלֹהִים צְבָאוֹת אֱלֹהֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל הָקִיצָה לִפְקֹד כָּל־הַגּוֹיִם אַל־תָּחֹן כָּל־בֹּגְדֵי אָוֶן סֶלָה׃ 61.5. אָגוּרָה בְאָהָלְךָ עוֹלָמִים אֶחֱסֶה בְסֵתֶר כְּנָפֶיךָ סֶּלָה׃ 85.11. חֶסֶד־וֶאֱמֶת נִפְגָּשׁוּ צֶדֶק וְשָׁלוֹם נָשָׁקוּ׃ 86.11. הוֹרֵנִי יְהוָה דַּרְכֶּךָ אֲהַלֵּךְ בַּאֲמִתֶּךָ יַחֵד לְבָבִי לְיִרְאָה שְׁמֶךָ׃ 110.5. אֲדֹנָי עַל־יְמִינְךָ מָחַץ בְּיוֹם־אַפּוֹ מְלָכִים׃ 111.1. הַלְלוּ יָהּ אוֹדֶה יְהוָה בְּכָל־לֵבָב בְּסוֹד יְשָׁרִים וְעֵדָה׃ 111.1. רֵאשִׁית חָכְמָה יִרְאַת יְהוָה שֵׂכֶל טוֹב לְכָל־עֹשֵׂיהֶם תְּהִלָּתוֹ עֹמֶדֶת לָעַד׃ 112.1. רָשָׁע יִרְאֶה וְכָעָס שִׁנָּיו יַחֲרֹק וְנָמָס תַּאֲוַת רְשָׁעִים תֹּאבֵד׃ 112.1. הַלְלוּ יָהּ אַשְׁרֵי־אִישׁ יָרֵא אֶת־יְהוָה בְּמִצְוֺתָיו חָפֵץ מְאֹד׃ 115.13. יְבָרֵךְ יִרְאֵי יְהוָה הַקְּטַנִּים עִם־הַגְּדֹלִים׃ 118.4. יֹאמְרוּ־נָא יִרְאֵי יְהוָה כִּי לְעוֹלָם חַסְדּוֹ׃ 128.1. שִׁיר הַמַּעֲלוֹת אַשְׁרֵי כָּל־יְרֵא יְהוָה הַהֹלֵךְ בִּדְרָכָיו׃ 9.18. The wicked shall return to the nether-world, Even all the nations that forget God." 14.4. ’Shall not all the workers of iniquity know it, who eat up My people as they eat bread, and call not upon the LORD?'" 15.4. In whose eyes a vile person is despised, But he honoureth them that fear the LORD; He that sweareth to his own hurt, and changeth not;" 22.23. I will declare Thy name unto my brethren; in the midst of the congregation will I praise Thee." 33.8. Let all the earth fear the LORD; Let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of Him." 59.6. Thou therefore, O LORD God of hosts, the God of Israel, arouse Thyself to punish all the nations; show no mercy to any iniquitous traitors. Selah" 61.5. I will dwell in Thy Tent for ever; I will take refuge in the covert of Thy wings. Selah" 85.11. Mercy and truth are met together; Righteousness and peace have kissed each other." 86.11. Teach me, O LORD, Thy way, that I may walk in Thy truth; Make one my heart to fear Thy name. ." 110.5. The Lord at thy right hand Doth crush kings in the day of His wrath." 111.1. Hallelujah. I will give thanks unto the LORD with my whole heart, . In the council of the upright, and in the congregation." 112.1. Hallelujah. Happy is the man that feareth the LORD, That delighteth greatly in His commandments." 115.13. He will bless them that fear the LORD, Both small and great." 118.4. So let them now that fear the LORD say, For His mercy endureth for ever." 128.1. A Song of Ascents. Happy is every one that feareth the LORD, That walketh in His ways." 135.20. O house of Levi, bless ye the LORD; Ye that fear the LORD, bless ye the LORD."
10. Hebrew Bible, 1 Samuel, 12.14 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

12.14. אִם־תִּירְאוּ אֶת־יְהוָה וַעֲבַדְתֶּם אֹתוֹ וּשְׁמַעְתֶּם בְּקֹלוֹ וְלֹא תַמְרוּ אֶת־פִּי יְהוָה וִהְיִתֶם גַּם־אַתֶּם וְגַם־הַמֶּלֶךְ אֲשֶׁר מָלַךְ עֲלֵיכֶם אַחַר יְהוָה אֱלֹהֵיכֶם׃ 12.14. If you will fear the Lord, and serve him, and obey his voice, and not rebel against the commandment of the Lord, and if both you and also the king that reigns over you will follow the Lord your God –"
11. Hebrew Bible, Isaiah, 14.5 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

14.5. שָׁבַר יְהוָה מַטֵּה רְשָׁעִים שֵׁבֶט מֹשְׁלִים׃ 14.5. The LORD hath broken the staff of the wicked, the sceptre of the rulers,"
12. Hebrew Bible, Jeremiah, 5.22 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5.22. הַאוֹתִי לֹא־תִירָאוּ נְאֻם־יְהֹוָה אִם מִפָּנַי לֹא תָחִילוּ אֲשֶׁר־שַׂמְתִּי חוֹל גְּבוּל לַיָּם חָק־עוֹלָם וְלֹא יַעַבְרֶנְהוּ וַיִּתְגָּעֲשׁוּ וְלֹא יוּכָלוּ וְהָמוּ גַלָּיו וְלֹא יַעַבְרֻנְהוּ׃ 5.22. Fear ye not Me? saith the LORD; Will ye not tremble at My presence? Who have placed the sand for the bound of the sea, An everlasting ordice, which it cannot pass; And though the waves thereof toss themselves, yet can they not prevail; Though they roar, yet can they not pass over it."
13. Hebrew Bible, Joshua, 24.14 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

24.14. וְעַתָּה יְראוּ אֶת־יְהוָה וְעִבְדוּ אֹתוֹ בְּתָמִים וּבֶאֱמֶת וְהָסִירוּ אֶת־אֱלֹהִים אֲשֶׁר עָבְדוּ אֲבוֹתֵיכֶם בְּעֵבֶר הַנָּהָר וּבְמִצְרַיִם וְעִבְדוּ אֶת־יְהוָה׃ 24.14. Now therefore fear the LORD, and serve Him in sincerity and in truth; and put away the gods which your fathers served beyond the River, and in Egypt; and serve ye the LORD."
14. Hebrew Bible, Judges, 16.16 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

16.16. וַיְהִי כִּי־הֵצִיקָה לּוֹ בִדְבָרֶיהָ כָּל־הַיָּמִים וַתְּאַלֲצֵהוּ וַתִּקְצַר נַפְשׁוֹ לָמוּת׃ 16.16. And it came to pass, when she harassed him daily with her words, and urged him, so that he was sick to death;"
15. Hebrew Bible, Ecclesiastes, 5.6, 7.19, 8.12 (5th cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

5.6. כִּי בְרֹב חֲלֹמוֹת וַהֲבָלִים וּדְבָרִים הַרְבֵּה כִּי אֶת־הָאֱלֹהִים יְרָא׃ 7.19. הַחָכְמָה תָּעֹז לֶחָכָם מֵעֲשָׂרָה שַׁלִּיטִים אֲשֶׁר הָיוּ בָּעִיר׃ 8.12. אֲשֶׁר חֹטֶא עֹשֶׂה רָע מְאַת וּמַאֲרִיךְ לוֹ כִּי גַּם־יוֹדֵעַ אָנִי אֲשֶׁר יִהְיֶה־טּוֹב לְיִרְאֵי הָאֱלֹהִים אֲשֶׁר יִירְאוּ מִלְּפָנָיו׃ 5.6. For through the multitude of dreams and vanities there are also many words; but fear thou God." 7.19. Wisdom is a stronghold to the wise man more than ten rulers that are in a city." 8.12. because a sinner doeth evil a hundred times, and prolongeth his days—though yet I know that it shall be well with them that fear God, that fear before Him;"
16. Septuagint, Tobit, 4.21, 14.2 (4th cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

4.21. Do not be afraid, my son, because we have become poor. You have great wealth if you fear God and refrain from every sin and do what is pleasing in his sight. 14.2. He was fifty-eight years old when he lost his sight, and after eight years he regained it. He gave alms, and he continued to fear the Lord God and to praise him.
17. Anon., 1 Enoch, 1.9, 5.5, 5.9, 37.5, 46.4, 48.8, 55.4, 62.1, 63.2, 67.8, 67.12, 94.6-94.7, 94.9, 96.4-96.5, 96.8, 97.4, 97.7, 99.3, 100.8, 100.10-100.13, 101.2-101.6, 102.3, 103.11, 103.14-103.15, 104.5 (3rd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

1.9. And behold! He cometh with ten thousands of His holy ones To execute judgement upon all, And to destroy all the ungodly:And to convict all flesh of all the works of their ungodliness which they have ungodly committed, And of all the hard things which ungodly sinners have spoken against Him. 5.5. Therefore shall ye execrate your days, And the years of your life shall perish, And the years of your destruction shall be multiplied in eternal execration, And ye shall find no mercy. 5.9. And they shall not again transgress, Nor shall they sin all the days of their life, Nor shall they die of (the divine) anger or wrath, But they shall complete the number of the days of their life.And their lives shall be increased in peace, And the years of their joy shall be multiplied, In eternal gladness and peace, All the days of their life. 37.5. eternal life has been given to me. Now three Parables were imparted to me, and I lifted up my voice and recounted them to those that dwell on the earth. 46.4. And this Son of Man whom thou hast seen Shall raise up the kings and the mighty from their seats, [And the strong from their thrones] And shall loosen the reins of the strong, And break the teeth of the sinners. 48.8. In these days downcast in countece shall the kings of the earth have become, And the strong who possess the land because of the works of their hands, For on the day of their anguish and affliction they shall not (be able to) save themselves. And I will give them over into the hands of Mine elect: As straw in the fire so shall they burn before the face of the holy: As lead in the water shall they sink before the face of the righteous, And no trace of them shall any more be found. 55.4. God, the Lord of Spirits. Ye mighty kings who dwell on the earth, ye shall have to behold Mine Elect One, how he sits on the throne of glory and judges Azazel, and all his associates, and all his hosts in the name of the Lord of Spirits.' 62.1. And thus the Lord commanded the kings and the mighty and the exalted, and those who dwell on the earth, and said: 62.1. Nevertheless that Lord of Spirits will so press them That they shall hastily go forth from His presence, And their faces shall be filled with shame, And the darkness grow deeper on their faces. 63.2. down and worship before the Lord of Spirits, and confess their sins before Him. And they shall bless and glorify the Lord of Spirits, and say: 67.8. But those waters shall in those days serve for the kings and the mighty and the exalted, and those who dwell on the earth, for the healing of the body, but for the punishment of the spirit; now their spirit is full of lust, that they may be punished in their body, for they have denied the Lord of Spirit 67.12. prings shall change and become cold. And I heard Michael answering and saying: ' This judgement wherewith the angels are judged is a testimony for the kings and the mighty who possess the 94.6. Woe to those who build unrighteousness and oppression And lay deceit as a foundation; For they shall be suddenly overthrown, And they shall have no peace. 94.7. Woe to those who build their houses with sin; For from all their foundations shall they be overthrown, And by the sword shall they fall. [And those who acquire gold and silver in judgement suddenly shall perish.] 94.9. Ye have committed blasphemy and unrighteousness, And have become ready for the day of slaughter, And the day of darkness and the day of the great judgement. 96.4. Woe unto you, ye sinners, for your riches make you appear like the righteous, But your hearts convict you of being sinners, And this fact shall be a testimony against you for a memorial of (your) evil deeds. 96.5. Woe to you who devour the finest of the wheat, And drink wine in large bowls, And tread under foot the lowly with your might. 96.8. Woe to you, ye mighty, Who with might oppress the righteous; For the day of your destruction is coming.In those days many and good days shall come to the righteous-in the day of your judgement. 97.4. Yea, ye shall fare like unto them, Against whom this word shall be a testimony: ' Ye have been companions of sinners. 97.7. Woe to you, ye sinners, who live on the mid ocean and on the dry land, Whose remembrance is evil against you. 99.3. In those days make ready, ye righteous, to raise your prayers as a memorial, And place them as a testimony before the angels, That they may place the sin of the sinners for a memorial before the Most High. 100.8. Woe to you, ye obstinate of heart, Who watch in order to devise wickedness: Therefore shall fear come upon you And there shall be none to help you. 100.11. judgement on the righteous. And He will summon to testify against you every cloud and mist and dew and rain; for they shall all be withheld because of you from descending upon you, and they 100.12. hall be mindful of your sins. And now give presents to the rain that it be not withheld from descending upon you, nor yet the dew, when it has received gold and silver from you that it may descend. When the hoar-frost and snow with their chilliness, and all the snow-storms with all their plagues fall upon you, in those days ye shall not be able to stand before them. 101.2. and work no evil in His presence. If He closes the windows of heaven, and withholds the rain and 101.3. the dew from descending on the earth on your account, what will ye do then And if He sends His anger upon you because of your deeds, ye cannot petition Him; for ye spake proud and insolent 101.4. words against His righteousness: therefore ye shall have no peace. And see ye not the sailors of the ships, how their ships are tossed to and fro by the waves, and are shaken by the winds, and are 101.5. in sore trouble And therefore do they fear because all their goodly possessions go upon the sea with them, and they have evil forebodings of heart that the sea will swallow them and they will 101.6. perish therein. Are not the entire sea and all its waters, and all its movements, the work of the Most 102.3. And all the angels shall execute their commandst And shall seek to hide themselves from the presence of the Great Glory, And the children of earth shall tremble and quake; And ye sinners shall be cursed for ever, And ye shall have no peace. 103.11. We hoped to be the head and have become the tail: We have toiled laboriously and had no satisfaction in our toil; And we have become the food of the sinners and the unrighteous, And they have laid their yoke heavily upon us. 103.14. And are complained to the rulers in our tribulation, And cried out against those who devoured us, But they did not attend to our cries And would not hearken to our voice. 103.15. And they helped those who robbed us and devoured us and those who made us few; and they concealed their oppression, and they did not remove from us the yoke of those that devoured us and dispersed us and murdered us, and they concealed their murder, and remembered not that they had lifted up their hands against us.
18. Anon., Jubilees, 22.16, 23.23-23.24 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

22.16. May nations serve thee, And all the nations bow themselves before thy seed. 23.23. And all these will come on an evil generation, which transgresseth on the earth: their works are uncleanness and fornication, and pollution and abominations. 23.24. Then they will say: "The days of the forefathers were many (even), unto a thousand years, and were good; but, behold, the days of our life, if a man hath lived many, are three score years and ten, and, if he is strong, four score years, and those evil
19. Septuagint, 1 Maccabees, 2.48 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

2.48. They rescued the law out of the hands of the Gentiles and kings, and they never let the sinner gain the upper hand.
20. Septuagint, Ecclesiasticus (Siracides), 1.11, 1.13, 2.7, 6.16, 7.31, 9.10-9.16, 10.19, 10.22, 12.14, 13.1, 15.1, 25.5-25.6, 25.10, 26.3, 28.6-28.7, 31.13, 35.10, 35.14, 36.1 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

1.11. With him who fears the Lord it will go well at the end;on the day of his death he will be blessed. 1.13. She made among men an eternal foundation,and among their descendants she will be trusted. 2.7. You who fear the Lord, wait for his mercy;and turn not aside, lest you fall. 7.31. Fear the Lord and honor the priest,and give him his portion, as is commanded you:the first fruits, the guilt offering, the gift of the shoulders,the sacrifice of sanctification,and the first fruits of the holy things. 9.11. Do not envy the honors of a sinner,for you do not know what his end will be. 9.12. Do not delight in what pleases the ungodly;remember that they will not be held guiltless as long as they live. 9.13. Keep far from a man who has the power to kill,and you will not be worried by the fear of death. But if you approach him, make no misstep,lest he rob you of your life. Know that you are walking in the midst of snares,and that you are going about on the city battlements. 9.14. As much as you can, aim to know your neighbors,and consult with the wise. 9.15. Let your conversation be with men of understanding,and let all your discussion be about the law of the Most High. 9.16. Let righteous men be your dinner companions,and let your glorying be in the fear of the Lord. 10.19. What race is worthy of honor? The human race. What race is worthy of honor? Those who fear the Lord. What race is unworthy of honor? The human race. What race is unworthy of honor? Those who transgress the commandments. 10.19. when he says, "I have found rest,and now I shall enjoy my goods!" he does not know how much time will pass until he leaves them to others and dies. 10.22. The rich, and the eminent, and the poor -- their glory is the fear of the Lord. 10.22. The blessing of the Lord is the reward of the godly,and quickly God causes his blessing to flourish. 12.14. So no one will pity a man who associates with a sinner and becomes involved in his sins. 13.1. Whoever touches pitch will be defiled,and whoever associates with a proud man will become like him. 13.1. Do not push forward, lest you be repulsed;and do not remain at a distance, lest you be forgotten. 15.1. The man who fears the Lord will do this,and he who holds to the law will obtain wisdom. 15.1. For a hymn of praise should be uttered in wisdom,and the Lord will prosper it. 26.3. A good wife is a great blessing;she will be granted among the blessings of the man who fears the Lord. 28.6. Remember the end of your life, and cease from enmity,remember destruction and death, and be true to the commandments. 28.7. Remember the commandments, and do not be angry with your neighbor;remember the covet of the Most High, and overlook ignorance. 31.13. Remember that a greedy eye is a bad thing. What has been created more greedy than the eye?Therefore it sheds tears from every face. 35.14. He will not ignore the supplication of the fatherless,nor the widow when she pours out her story. 36.1. Have mercy upon us, O Lord, the God of all, and look upon us 36.1. Crush the heads of the rulers of the enemy,who say, "There is no one but ourselves.
21. New Testament, Galatians, 2.15 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

2.15. We, being Jews by nature, and not Gentile sinners
22. New Testament, Luke, 6.33 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

6.33. If you do good to those who do good to you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners do the same.
23. New Testament, Matthew, 5.47 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

5.47. If you only greet your friends, what more do you do than others? Don't even the tax collectors do the same?


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
acrostic,nonalphabetic Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
age/era,eschatological Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
age/era,present Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
cosmos Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
covenant,disobedience to Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
danger/peril Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
day,of great judgement Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302, 313
deeds,wicked of humans Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
eschatology/eschatological,age of blessing Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
eschatology/eschatological,events Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
faithfulness Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
fear,of god Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313, 472
fear,of natural forces Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
fear Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
fear of god Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
foreigners Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
gentiles Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
god,creator Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
god Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
goodness eschatological reward Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
hellenism/hellenization Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
help,lack of for sinners Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
impure/unclean Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
jerusalem Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
journeys/voyages,sea/maritime Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
landowners Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
law of moses Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
life / afterlife Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
liturgy Buster (2022), Remembering the Story of Israel Historical Summaries and Memory Formation in Second Temple Judaism. 206
martyrs,revolt Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
memorial/remembrance Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
natural/meterological phenomena Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
old age Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
oppression Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
oppressors Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
parable Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
peace,pentateuchal Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
persecution Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
petitions / prayers,by the oppressed Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302, 313
poor Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
power/prestige,social Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
prayer Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
prophets Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
punishment of wrongdoers Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
qumran Buster (2022), Remembering the Story of Israel Historical Summaries and Memory Formation in Second Temple Judaism. 206
rich Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
rulers Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
safety Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
seas,sea-farers Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
seas Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
taxo Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 313
wealth/prosperity Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
wealthy/rich ones,landowners Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 302
wife Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
wisdom/wise Corley (2002), Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship, 114
wisdom Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
worship Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472
wrath divine' Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 472