The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
NUM 23:4 And God met Balaam: and he said unto him, I have prepared
seven altars, and I have offered upon every altar a bullock and a ram.
NUM 23:5 And the LORD put a word in Balaam's mouth, and said, Return
unto Balak, and thus thou shalt speak.
NUM 23:6 And he returned unto him, and, lo, he stood by his burnt
sacrifice, he, and all the princes of Moab.
NUM 23:7 And he took up his parable, and said, Balak the king of Moab
hath brought me from Aram, out of the mountains of the east, saying,
Come, curse me Jacob, and come, defy Israel.
NUM 23:8 How shall I curse, whom God hath not cursed? or how shall I
defy, whom the LORD hath not defied?
King James Bible