I sat not
in the assembly of the mockers, nor rejoiced; I sat alone
because of thy hand: for
thou hast filled me with indignation.
I have not sat with vain persons, neither will I go in with dissemblers.
to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that
] the end of all men; and the living
will lay [it
] to his heart. ... The heart
of the wise [is
] in the house of mourning; but the heart
of fools [is
] in the house of mirth.
And in that day did the Lord GOD of hosts call
to weeping, and to mourning, and to baldness
, and to girding with sackcloth: ... And it was
revealed in mine ears by the LORD of hosts, Surely
this iniquity shall not be purged from you till ye die, saith the Lord GOD of hosts.
of ivory, and stretch themselves upon their couches
, and eat the lambs out of the flock, and the calves out of the midst of the stall; ... That drink wine in bowls
, and anoint themselves with the chief
they are not grieved for the affliction
For as in the days that were before the flood they
were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark,
They did eat, they drank, they married wives, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark, and the flood came, and destroyed them all. ... But the same day that Lot went out of Sodom it rained fire and brimstone from heaven, and destroyed [them
1 Corinthians 5:11
But now I have written unto you not to keep company, if any man that is called
a brother be a fornicator
, or covetous
, or an idolater
, or a railer
, or a drunkard
, or an extortioner
such an one no not to eat.
And have no
fellowship with the unfruitful works
of darkness, but
rather reprove [them