1 Peter 5:5 says, “You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for Elohim is opposed to the proud, but gives grace to the humble.”
Psalm 132:9 says, “Let Your priests be clothed with righteousness, and let Your godly ones sing for joy.
We’ve heard most of our lives as believers that we are not to grieve the Holy Spirit. What exactly does that mean? For me, coming from a Pentecostal background, it was mostly in the context of not obeying the prompting of the Holy Spirit when moved upon in service or otherwise. While that can be “A” truth, we must allow the Torah, which is the foundation for all true and biblical doctrines, to give us the meaning of it.
The Spirit of Counsel, when sought after and taken, will always give us the healthy boundaries we need in order to stay on the right path. It is easy to chase the sensational and tantalizing knowledge of others, but this often leads us outside of sound doctrine that is established in the Word. We must be wise and discerning so that we don’t find ourselves so far from the truth that we hardly recognize it anymore.
Jeremiah 9:12-16 says, “12 Who is the wise man that may understand this? And who is he to whom the mouth of YHVH has spoken, that he may declare it? Why is the land ruined, laid waste like a desert, so that no one passes through?
“12 “Do not gloat over your brother’s day, the day of his misfortune. And do not rejoice over the sons of Judah in the day of their destruction; Yes, do not boast in the day of their distress.
Malachi 3:16-18 says, “16 Then those who feared YHVH spoke to one another, and YHVH gave attention and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before Him for those who fear YHVH and who esteem His name.
Cyrus was girded for the battle though he did not know YHVH yet; and in Psalm 18:39 we read of David, who did know YHVH, that he was also girded with strength for the battle.
3 As he was traveling, it happened that he was approaching Damascus, and suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him; 4 and he fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, “Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting Me?” 5 And he said, “Who are You, Adonai?” And He said, “I am Yeshua whom you are persecuting,
Luke 4:40 says, “While the sun was setting, all those who had any who were sick with various diseases brought them to Him; and laying His hands on each one of them, He was healing them.”