The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
pieces; and give ear, all ye of far countries: gird yourselves, and ye
shall be broken in pieces; gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in
ISA 8:10 Take counsel together, and it shall come to nought; speak the
word, and it shall not stand: for God is with us.
ISA 8:11 For the LORD spake thus to me with a strong hand, and
instructed me that I should not walk in the way of this people, saying,
ISA 8:12 Say ye not, A confederacy, to all them to whom this people
shall say, A confederacy; neither fear ye their fear, nor be afraid.
ISA 8:13 Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear,
and let him be your dread.
King James Bible