Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took to wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshipped him.
As if it had been a light thing
As if it had been a light thing
But she said to her, “Is it a small matter for you to take my husband? And would you take my son’s mandrakes also?” So Rachel said, “Therefore he may lie with you tonight in return for your son’s mandrakes.”
is it not enough for you that the God of Israel has separated you from the rest of the congregation of Israel, to bring you near to Himself, to do the service of the tabernacle of the Lord, and to stand before the congregation to minister to them;
Then he said, “Listen now, O
house of David! Is it too slight a thing for you to try the patience of men, that you will try the patience of my God as well?
He said to me, “Do you see this, son of man? Is it too light a thing for the house of Judah to commit the abominations which they have committed here, that they have
filled the land with violence and provoked Me repeatedly? For behold, they are putting the twig to their nose.
“Moreover, you took your sons and daughters whom you had borne to
Me and sacrificed them to idols to be devoured. Were your harlotries so small a matter?
Is it too
slight a thing for you that you should feed in the good pasture, that you must tread down with your feet the rest of your pastures? Or that you should drink of the clear waters, that you must foul the rest with your feet?
Took to wife
that the sons of God saw that the daughters of men were
beautiful; and they took wives for themselves, whomever they chose.
you shall not intermarry with them; you shall not give your daughters to their sons, nor shall you take their daughters for your sons.
For if you ever go back and
cling to the rest of these nations, these which remain among you, and intermarry with them, so that you associate with them and they with you,
In those days I also saw that the Jews had
married women from Ashdod, Ammon and Moab.
1 Kings 18:4
when Jezebel destroyed the prophets of the Lord, Obadiah took a hundred prophets and hid them by fifties in a cave, and provided them with bread and water.)
1 Kings 19:1
Now Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and
how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.
1 Kings 21:5
But Jezebel his wife came to him and said to him, “How is it that your spirit is so sullen that you are not eating
2 Kings 9:30
When Jehu came to Jezreel, Jezebel heard of it, and
she painted her eyes and adorned her head and looked out the window.
But I have this against you, that you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and she teaches and leads My bond-servants astray so that they commit acts of immorality and eat things sacrificed to idols.
1 Kings 11:1
King Solomon loved many foreign women along with the daughter of Pharaoh: Moabite, Ammonite, Edomite, Sidonian, and Hittite women,
Also when the Sidonians, the Amalekites and the Maonites
oppressed you, you cried out to Me, and I delivered you from their hands.
Then the five men departed and came to
Laish and saw the people who were in it living in security, after the manner of the Sidonians, quiet and secure; for there was no ruler humiliating them for anything in the land, and they were far from the Sidonians and had no dealings with anyone.
1 Kings 11:4
For when Solomon was old, his wives turned his heart away after other gods; and
his heart was not wholly devoted to the Lord his God, as the heart of David his father had been.
1 Kings 21:25
Surely there was no one like Ahab who sold himself to do evil in the sight of the Lord, because Jezebel his wife incited him.
Then the sons of Israel did
evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals,
The sons of Israel did
what was evil in the sight of the Lord, and forgot the Lord their God and served the Baals and the Asheroth.
Then the sons of Israel again did evil in the sight of the Lord,
served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, the gods of Aram, the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the sons of Ammon, and the gods of the Philistines; thus they forsook the Lord and did not serve Him.
2 Kings 10:18
Then Jehu gathered all the people and said to them, “
Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much.
2 Kings 17:16
They forsook all the commandments of the Lord their God and made for themselves molten images, even
two calves, and made an Asherah and worshiped all the host of heaven and served Baal.