Why 10cc's "Run Away" should have been a worldwide hit -Scripture Version
"Run Away" by 10cc is based on:
1 Samuel 15:6
6 Then he said to the Kenites, “Go away, leave the Amalekites so that I do not destroy you along with them; for you showed kindness to all the Israelites when they came up out of Egypt.” So the Kenites moved away from the Amalekites.
28 I came from the Father and entered the world; now I am leaving the world and going back to the Father.”
15 I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do.
6 So Elihu son of Barakel the Buzite said:
“I am young in years, and you are old; that is why I was fearful, not daring to tell you what I know.
19 He said: “I am going to tell you what will happen later in the time of wrath, because the vision concerns the appointed time of the end.[a]
18 “Yes,” Baruch replied, “he dictated all these words to me, and I wrote them in ink on the scroll.”
1 Samuel 10:25
25 Samuel explained to the people the rights and duties of kingship. He wrote them down on a scroll and deposited it before the Lord. Then Samuel dismissed the people to go to their own homes.
2 Chronicles 2:11
11 Hiram king of Tyre replied by letter to Solomon:
“Because the Lord loves his people, he has made you their king.”
4 Since you are precious and honored in my sight, and because I love you, I will give people in exchange for you, nations in exchange for your life.
15 Then she said to him, “How can you say, ‘I love you,’ when you won’t confide in me? This is the third time you have made a fool of me and haven’t told me the secret of your great strength.”