14 (A)Flight shall perish from the swift,
    (B)and the strong shall not retain his strength,
    (C)nor shall the mighty save his life;
15 he who handles the bow shall not stand,
    and he who is (D)swift of foot shall not save himself,
    (E)nor shall he who rides the horse save his life;

Read full chapter

16 So then it depends not on human will or exertion,[a] but on God, who has mercy.

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Romans 9:16 Greek not of him who wills or runs

Bible Gateway Recommends

ESV Daily Light Devotional Bible , Hardcover
ESV Daily Light Devotional Bible , Hardcover
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $9.00
Save: $15.99 (64%)
ESV Study Bible, TruTone, Forest/Tan Trail Design
ESV Study Bible, TruTone, Forest/Tan Trail Design
Retail: $79.99
Our Price: $47.99
Save: $32.00 (40%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Reader's Bible, Six-Volume Set (Dark Brown Cloth over Board)
ESV Reader's Bible, Six-Volume Set (Dark Brown Cloth over Board)
Retail: $199.99
Our Price: $79.99
Save: $120.00 (60%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: 27-Volume Old Testament  Boxed Set
ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: 27-Volume Old Testament Boxed Set
Retail: $199.99
Our Price: $104.99
Save: $95.00 (48%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars