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2 Maccabees 7:17

“But abide a while, and behold his great power, how he will torment thee, and thy seed.”

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2 Maccabees 7:17

14. So when he was ready to die, he said thus, It is good, being put to death by men, to looke for hope from God to be raised vp againe by him: as for thee thou shalt haue no resurrection to life. 15. Afterward they brought the fift also, and mangled him. 16. Then looked hee vnto the king and said, Thou hast power ouer men, thou art corruptible, thou doest what thou wilt, yet thinke not that our nation is forsaken of God. 17. But abide a while, and behold his great power, how he will torment thee, and thy seed. 18. After him also they brought the sixt, who being ready to die, said, Be not deceiued without cause: for we suffer these things for our selues, hauing sinned against our God. Therefore marueilous things are done (vnto vs.) 19. But thinke not thou that takest in hand to striue against God, that thou shalt escape vnpunished. 20. But the mother was marueilous aboue all, and worthy of honorable memorie: for when shee sawe her seuen sonnes slaine within the space of one day, she bare it with a good courage, because of the hope that she had in the Lord

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