Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)

In a cave

Bread and water

General references

Bible References

Cut off the prophets

Nehemiah 9:26
But they were disobedient, and rebelled against thee, and cast thy law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets who testified against them to turn them to thee, and they wrought great provocations.
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen took his bondmen, and beat one, killed another, and stoned another.
Revelation 17:4
And the woman was clothed in purple and scarlet, and had ornaments of gold and precious stones and pearls, having a golden cup in her hand full of abominations and the unclean things of her fornication;

In a cave

Hebrews 11:38
(of whom the world was not worthy,) wandering in deserts and mountains, and in dens and caverns of the earth.

Fed them

1 Kings 18:13
Was it not told my lord what I did when Jezebel slew the prophets of Jehovah, how I hid a hundred men of Jehovah's prophets by fifty in a cave, and maintained them with bread and water?
2 Kings 6:22
And he said, Thou shalt not smite them: wouldest thou smite those whom thou hast taken captive with thy sword and with thy bow? Set bread and water before them, that they may eat and drink, and go to their master.
Matthew 10:40
He that receives you receives me, and he that receives me receives him that sent me.
Matthew 25:35
for I hungered, and ye gave me to eat; I thirsted, and ye gave me to drink; I was a stranger, and ye took me in;

Bread and water

1 Kings 13:8
And the man of God said to the king, If thou wilt give me half thy house, I will not go in with thee, neither will I eat bread nor drink water in this place;

General references

Jeremiah 36:19
And the princes said unto Baruch, Go, hide thee, thou and Jeremiah; that none may know where ye are.
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen took his bondmen, and beat one, killed another, and stoned another.