Calves and lions will eat together and be cared for by little children. Good News Translation Wolves and sheep will live together in peace, and leopards will lie down with young goats. Calves and lion cubs will feed together, and little children will take care of them. Holman Christian Standard Bible The wolf will live with the lamb, and the leopard will lie down with the goat. The calf, the young lion, and the fatling will be together, and a child will lead them.
International Standard Version "The wolf will live with the lamb; the leopard will lie down with the young goat. The calf and the lion will graze together, and a little child will lead them. NET Bible A wolf will reside with a lamb, and a leopard will lie down with a young goat; an ox and a young lion will graze together, as a small child leads them along. New Heart English Bible The wolf will live with the lamb, and the leopard will lie down with the young goat; The calf and the young lion will graze together; and a little child will lead them.
Leopards will lie down with goats. Calves, young lions, and year-old lambs will be together, and little children will lead them. JPS Tanakh And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, And the leopard shall lie down with the kid; And the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; And a little child shall lead them. New American Standard And the wolf will dwell with the lamb, And the leopard will lie down with the kid, And the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; And a little boy will lead them. Jubilee Bible The wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a child shall shepherd them.
American King James Version The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatted calf together; and a little child shall lead them. American Standard Version And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. Children Lead Us in Humility Jesus says whoever shall humble himself as a little child is great in kingdom Matthew A child is the epitome of humility.
God resist the proud, but gives grace to the humble James Jesus put humility at the top of the list of his prerequisites for entering the kingdom of heaven when he said "Blessed are the poor in Spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of God" Matthew There is no way we can serve God without humility. Pride puts us into an anti God state because God resists the proud.
Listen to Jesus rebuke pride: Matthew 8 "But you are not to be called 'Rabbi,' for you have only one Master and you are all brothers. You shut the kingdom of heaven in men's faces. You yourselves do not enter, nor will you let those enter who are trying to.
Proverbs 2 Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
And a Little Child Shall Lead Them
NIV Proverbs 2 Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; someone else, and not your own lips. NIV God seeks to keep us humble.
But I refrain, so no one will think more of me than is warranted by what I do or say. For when I am weak, then I am strong. NIV Have you ever watched how some people turn display windows in stores into mirrors? They are not looking at what is on display, but they are looking at the reflection of themselves. A man who is struck on himself is stuck with himself, and nobody wants him. Luke 24 Also a dispute arose among them as to which of them was considered to be greatest. Instead, the greatest among you should be like the youngest, and the one who rules like the one who serves.
Pride always leads to our downfall!
We need humility more than pride. Zechariah writes, "The pride of Jordan is spoiled" Zechariah That prophecy came true.
Pride shall always be brought down. God says , "I will cut off the pride of the Philistines" Zechariah Proverb 2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.sculetdarumdistthe.tk
A Little Child Shall Lead Them
NIV Proverbs 8 Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall. KJV 1 Peter Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind. NIV If we would be, not only like a little child, but as "newborn babes," we must "lay aside all malice, and all guile and hypocrisies, and envies, and evil speaking," so that we may grow up. To be forgiving is to be God-like. Ephesians 31 Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.
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