Isaiah 43:13

Indeed before the day was, I am He;

And there is no one who can deliver out of My hand;

I work, and who will reverse it?

Ecclesiastes 1:15

That which is crooked cannot be made straight: 

and that which is wanting cannot be numbered.

Ecclesiastes 7:13

Consider the work of God: for who can make that straight, 

which he hath made crooked?

Genesis 2:22 And the rib, H6763 which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, 

and brought her unto the man.

RIB traces to the primitive root: to curve


to limp, be lame

Ecclesiastes 1:18

For in much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge:

Hosea 4:8

They eat up the sin of my people, and they set their heart on their iniquity.

Hosea 4:16

For Israel slideth back as a backsliding heifer: 

now the LORD will feed them as a lamb in a large place.

Hebrews 12:13

And make straight paths for your feet, lest that which is lame be turned out of the way;

but let it rather be healed.

Hebrews 12:29

For our God is a consuming fire.

Proverbs 26:7

The legs of the lame are not equal: so is a parable in the mouth of fools.

Micah 4:6

In that day, saith the LORD, will I assemble her that halteth, and I will gather her that is driven out, 

and her that I have afflicted;

Micah 4:7

And I will make her that halted a remnant, and her that was cast far off a strong nation: 

and the LORD shall reign over them in mount Zion from henceforth, even for ever.

Micah 4:8

And thou, O tower of the flock, the strong hold of the daughter of Zion, unto thee shall it come, 

even the first dominion; the kingdom shall come to the daughter of Jerusalem.

Zephaniah 3:19

Behold, at that time I will undo all that afflict thee: and I will save her that halteth, 

and gather her that was driven out; and I will get them praise and fame in every land where 

they have been put to shame.

Zephaniah 3:20

At that time will I bring you again, even in the time that I gather you: for I will make you a name 

and a praise among all people of the earth, when I turn back your captivity before your eyes, 

saith the LORD.

Galatians 4:25

For this Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabia, and corresponds to Jerusalem which now is, 

and is in bondage with her children—

Galatians 4:26

But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all.

Galatians 4:27

For it is written, Rejoice, thou barren that bearest not; break forth and cry, thou that travailest not: 

for the desolate hath many more children than she which hath an husband.

Isaiah 49:17

Thy children shall make haste; thy destroyers and they that made thee waste shall go forth of thee.

Isaiah 49:20

The children which thou shalt have, after thou hast lost the other, shall say again in thine ears, 

The place is too strait for me: give place to me that I may dwell.

Isaiah 49:21

Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, 

and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these? 

Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?

Isaiah 49:24

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered?

Isaiah 49:25

But thus saith the LORD, Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken away, and the prey of the 

terrible shall be delivered: for I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, and I will save thy children.

Isaiah 49:26

And I will feed them that oppress thee with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood, as with sweet wine: 

and all flesh shall know that I the LORD am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the mighty One of Jacob.