Homem de Deus
22 That ye were to strip offas regardeth the former behaviourthe old man, who corrupteth himself according to his deceitful covetings,
23 And were to be getting young again in the spirit of your mind,
24 And were to put on the man of new mould, who, after God, hath been created in his truthful righteousness and loving kindness.
Let, no one, despise, thy youth, but, an ensample, become thou of the faithful,in discourse, in behaviour, in love, in faith, in chastity.
9 BETH. Wherewithal can a young man keep pure his way? By taking heed, according to thy word.
10 With all my heart, have I sought thee, Suffer me not to be led astray from thy commandments.
11 In my heart, have I treasured what thou hast said, to the end I may not sin against thee.
12 Blessed art thou, O YahwehTeach me thy statutes.
13 With my lips, have I recounted All the regulations of thy mouth.
14 In the way of thy testimonies, have I rejoiced, Like as over all riches.
15 In thy precepts, will I meditate, that I may discern thy paths.
16 In thy statutes, will I find my dear delight, I will not forget thy word.
But, thou, O man of God! from these things, flee! and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance, meekness;
Be on the watch, stand firm in the faith, be menbe strong;
Let, all your affairs, in love, be carried on.
We know that, God, unto sinners, doth not hearken: but, if one be, a worshipper of God, and be doing, his will, unto this one, he hearkeneth.
These, are the generations of Noah, Noah, was, a righteous man blameless, in his generations,with God, did Noah walk.
But, as many as did receive him, he gave, unto them, authority, children of God, to become,unto them who were believing on his name:
Whonot of bloods, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, butof God, were born.
There arose a man, sent from God, whose name was, John:
The same, came, for a witness, That he might bear witness, concerning the light, that, all, might believe, through him.
He hath told thee, O son of earth, what is good,what then is, Yahweh, seeking of thee, but, to do justice, to delight in lovingkindness, and humbly to walk with thy God?
Before the face of the discerning, is wisdom, but, the eyes of a dullard, are in the ends of the earth.
1 BOOK THE FIRST How happy the man, who hath not walked in the counsel of the lawless,and, in the way of sinners, hath not stood, and, in the seat of scoffers, hath not sat;
2 But, in the law of Yahweh, is his delight,and, in his law, doth he talk with himself day and night.
3 So doth he become like a tree planted by streams of waters,that yieldeth, its fruit, in its season, whose leaf, also doth not wither, and, whatsoever he doeth, prospereth.
4 Not so, the lawless,but as chaff which is driven about by the wind:
5 For this cause, shall the lawless not stand in the judgment,nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous.
6 For Yahweh doth acknowledge the way of the righteous; but, the way of the lawless, shall vanish.
A man, there wasin the land of Uz, Job, his name,and that man was blameless and upright, and one who revered God, and avoided evil.