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
Nevertheless, they were contentious 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 abominations.
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen took his slaves and beat one and killed another and stoned another.
Revelation 17:4
And the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet colour and decked with gold and precious stones and pearls, having a golden cup in her hand full of abominations and of the filthiness of her fornication;

In a cave

Hebrews 11:38
(of whom the world was not worthy); they wandered in deserts and in mountains and in dens and caves of the earth.

Fed them

1 Kings 18:13
Was it not told my lord what I did when Jezebel slew the prophets of the LORD, how I hid one hundred men of the LORD's prophets in groups of fifty in caves and sustained them with bread and water?
2 Kings 6:22
And he answered, Thou shalt not smite them; would 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 return 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 was hungry, and ye gave me food; I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink; I was a stranger, and ye took me in;

Bread and water

1 Kings 13:8
But the man of God said unto 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
Then the princes said unto Baruch, Go, hide thee, thou and Jeremiah; and let no man know where ye be.
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen took his slaves and beat one and killed another and stoned another.