The lord giveth and the lord taketh
Quote by Dan Brown: “The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away.”
The Lord Giveth
“The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away”
Genesis In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art , and unto dust shalt thou return. Psalm For when he dieth he shall carry nothing away: his glory shall not descend after him. Ecclesiastes As he came forth of his mother's womb, naked shall he return to go as he came, and shall take nothing of his labour, which he may carry away in his hand. Job But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. In all this did not Job sin with his lips. Genesis And Jacob's anger was kindled against Rachel: and he said, Am I in God's stead, who hath withheld from thee the fruit of the womb?
The song is about the role drugs play in the process of making music. When asked in an interview if it is easier to make music on drugs, Josh Homme said "Well I think we have a song that about this subject called First they Giveth, then They Taketh away, and I think at first you can draw inspiration and then eventually, it negates any inspiration. It has become altered to a popular idiom generally used out of Job's context, "The Lord giveth, and the Lord taketh away" 2. This in turn became, "First it giveth, then it taketh away. There are also some backstage scenes included.
Verse of the Day
It is a give and take world. As it was created by our Father, I will give Him praise even when He takes from me. Blessed be the name of the Lord! That truly touched my heart and opens up peoples minds about the life styles they are living, I have been living one of those life's but I know with Jesus's help I can achieve true happiness threw him in greatness. I needed this after knowing my car would soon be repossessed..