Who Made These Statements?
How well do you know your old testament stories? Can you score 12/12?
Which Old Testament Bible Character made this statement?
“There is a certain people dispersed among the peoples...Their customs are different from those of all other people, and they do not obey the king’s laws; If it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will give ten thousand talents of silver to the king’s administrators for the royal treasury.”
“As the Lord, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither dew nor rain in the next few years except at my word.”
“I would never punish all of you. Only the one who stole my cup will become my slave. The rest of you are free to go home to your father.”
“Take along my walking stick, and when you get there, lay it on the boy’s face.
What I feared has come upon me; what I dreaded has happened to me.
“The God we serve is able to deliver us from it, and he will deliver us from Your Majesty’s hand. But even if he does not, we will not worship the image of gold you have set up.”
“The Lord has kept me from having children. Go, sleep with my slave; perhaps I can build a family through her.”
“But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”
“If you will let me marry your daughter, I’ll work seven years for you.”
“Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God.
“You will see it with your own eyes, but you will not eat any of it!”
“Here comes that dreamer!”