And he brought him into the field of Zophim , to the top of Pisgah,a and builtsevenaltars, and offered a bullock and a ram on every altar.15
And he said unto Balak,Standhere by thy burnt offering, while I meet the LORD yonder.16
And the LORDmetBalaam, and put a word in his mouth, and said , Go again unto Balak, and say thus.
And when he came to him, behold, he stood by his burnt offering, and the princes of Moab with him. And Balaksaid unto him, What hath the LORDspoken ?
And he took up his parable, and said , Rise up , Balak, and hear ; hearken unto me, thou son of Zippor:19God is not a man, that he should lie ; neither the son of man, that he should repent : hath he said , and shall he not do it? or hath he spoken , and shall he not make it good20
Behold, I have received commandment to bless : and he hath blessed ; and I cannot reverse it.
He hath not beheldiniquity in Jacob, neither hath he seenperverseness in Israel: the LORD his God is with him, and the shout of a king is among them
22God brought them out of Egypt; he hath as it were the strength of an unicorn.23
Surely there is no enchantment against Jacob, neither is there any divination against Israel: according to this time it shall be said of Jacob and of Israel, What hath Godwrought !
Behold, the people shall rise up as a great lion, and lift up himself as a young lion: he shall not lie down until he eat of the prey, and drink the blood of the slain.