Abraham complained to Abimelech because of a water well, which Abimelech’s servants had violently taken away.
You shall not do so to Yahweh your God: for every abomination to Yahweh, which he hates, have they done to their gods; for even their sons and their daughters do they burn in the fire to their gods.
Yahweh examines the righteous, but the wicked and him who loves violence his soul hates.
Don’t fret because of evildoers, neither be envious against those who work unrighteousness.
No, in your heart you plot injustice. You measure out the violence of your hands in the earth.
It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife; but every fool will be quarreling.
The plans of the diligent surely lead to profit; and everyone who is hasty surely rushes to poverty.
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than to share a house with a contentious woman.
They watched him, whether he would heal him on the Sabbath day, that they might accuse him.
It was now two days before the feast of the Passover and the unleavened bread, and the chief priests and the scribes sought how they might seize him by deception, and kill him.
When Herod had sought for him, and didn’t find him, he examined the guards, and commanded that they should be put to death. He went down from Judea to Caesarea, and stayed there.
This I also did in Jerusalem. I both shut up many of the saints in prisons, having received authority from the chief priests, and when they were put to death I gave my vote against them.
Let us walk properly, as in the day; not in reveling and drunkenness, not in sexual promiscuity and lustful acts, and not in strife and jealousy.