Advice, Bad Human Advice

  • Advice, Bad Human Advice: 


    Numbers 31:15-16:    And Moses said to them, “Have you spared all the women? Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the Lord in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the Lord.

    2 Samuel 15:31-34:    Now someone told David, saying, “Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom.” And David said, “O Lord, I pray, make the counsel of Ahithophel foolishness.” It happened as David was coming to the summit, where God was worshiped, that behold, Hushai the Archite met him with his coat torn and dust on his head. David said to him, “If you pass over with me, then you will be a burden to me. read more.

    2 Samuel 16:20-23:    Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, “Give your advice. What shall we do?” Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Go in to your father’s concubines, whom he has left to keep the house; then all Israel will hear that you have made yourself odious to your father. The hands of all who are with you will also be strengthened.” So they pitched a tent for Absalom on the roof, and Absalom went in to his father’s concubines in the sight of all Israel. read more.

    2 Samuel 17:1-4:    Furthermore, Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Please let me choose 12,000 men that I may arise and pursue David tonight. I will come upon him while he is weary and exhausted and terrify him, so that all the people who are with him will flee. Then I will strike down the king alone, and I will bring back all the people to you. The return of everyone depends on the man you seek; then all the people will be at peace.” read more.

    1 Kings 12:28:    So the king consulted, and made two golden calves, and he said to them, “It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem; behold your gods, O Israel, that brought you up from the land of Egypt.”

    Isaiah 19:11:    The princes of Zoan are mere fools;
    The advice of Pharaoh’s wisest advisers has become stupid.
    How can you men say to Pharaoh,
    “I am a son of the wise, a son of ancient kings”?

    Proverbs 16:22:   Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it,
    But the discipline of fools is folly.

    Proverbs 11:14:    Where there is no guidance the people fall,
    But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

    roverbs 12:5:    The thoughts of the righteous are just,
    But the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.

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    Finished with this Study, the next Study will be, Advice, Receiving God's Advice," a two day Study.

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