“And Balak said to him, ‘Please come with me to another place, from which you may see them. You shall see only a fraction of them and shall not see them all. Then curse them for me from there.’”
And Balak said to him, “Please come with me to another place,
Another H312: From אָחַר H309; properly hinder ; generally next, other, etc. H309: A primitive root; to loiter (that is, be behind); by implication to procrastinate.
Place H4725: From קוּם H6965; properly a standing, that is, a spot ; but used widely of a locality (generally or specifically); also (figuratively) of a condition (of body or mind). H6965: A primitive root; to rise.
“Yet they tested and rebelled against the Most High God and did not keep his testimonies, but turned away and acted treacherously like their fathers; they twisted like a deceitful bow.”
“Surely, as a treacherous wife leaves her husband, so have you been treacherous to me, O house of Israel, declares the LORD.”
“They were well-fed, lusty stallions, each neighing for his neighbor’s wife. Shall I not punish them for these things? declares the LORD; and shall I not avenge myself on a nation such as this? Go up through her vine rows and destroy, but make not a full end; strip away her branches, for they are not the LORD’s. For the house of Israel and the house of Judah have been utterly treacherous to me, declares the LORD.”
From which you may see them. You shall see only a fraction of them
A fraction of H7097: The second form is negative only; from קָצָה H7096; an extremity (used in a great variety of applications and idioms; compare קֵץH7093): - X after, border, brim, brink, edge, end, [in-] finite, frontier, outmost coast, quarter, shore, (out-) side, X some, ut (-ter-) most (part). H7096: A primitive root; to cut off; (figuratively) to destroy ; (partially) to scrape off: - cut off, cut short, scrape (off).
“Go up through her vine rows and destroy, but make not a full end; strip away her branches, for they are not the LORD’s.”
“He said, ‘What have they seen in your house?’ Hezekiah answered, ‘They have seen all that is in my house. There is nothing in my storehouses that I did not show them.’”
“I made it beautiful in the mass of its branches, and all the trees of Eden envied it, that were in the garden of God. Therefore thus says the LORD God: Because it towered high and set its top among the clouds, and its heart was proud of its height, I will give it into the hand of a mighty one of the nations. He shall surely deal with it as its wickedness deserves. I have cast it out.”
And shall not see them all.
“While you have the light, believe in the light, that you may become sons of light.” When Jesus had said these things, he departed and hid himself from them.”
“Behold, I go forward, but he is not there, and backward, but I do not perceive him; on the left hand when he is working, I do not behold him; he turns to the right hand, but I do not see him.”
“Truly, you are a God who hides himself, O God of Israel, the Savior.”
“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth! The LORD of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress. Selah”
Then curse them for me from there.
“And the LORD said to Satan, ‘Behold, all that he has is in your hand. Only against him do not stretch out your hand.’ So Satan went out from the presence of the LORD.”