Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And nation was destroyed of nation, and city of city: for God did vex them with all adversity.
2 Chronicles 12:15
Now the acts of Rehoboam, from first to last, are they not written in the records of Shemaiah the prophet and of Iddo the seer, according to genealogical enrollment? And there were wars between Rehoboam and Jeroboam continually.
2 Chronicles 13:17
Abijah and his people defeated them with a great slaughter, so that 500,000 chosen men of Israel fell slain.
"For nation will rise up against nation, and kingdom against kingdom; there will be earthquakes in various places; there will also be famines. These things are merely the beginning of birth pangs.
"When you hear of wars and disturbances, do not be terrified; for these things must take place first, but the end does not follow immediately."
2 Chronicles 33:11
Therefore the LORD brought the commanders of the army of the king of Assyria against them, and they captured Manasseh with hooks, bound him with bronze chains and took him to Babylon.
2 Chronicles 36:17
Therefore He brought up against them the king of the Chaldeans who slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and had no compassion on young man or virgin, old man or infirm; He gave them all into his hand.
The anger of the LORD burned against Israel, and He gave them into the hands of plunderers who plundered them; and He sold them into the hands of their enemies around them, so that they could no longer stand before their enemies.
Then He gave them into the hand of the nations, And those who hated them ruled over them.
I send it against a godless nation And commission it against the people of My fury To capture booty and to seize plunder, And to trample them down like mud in the streets.
If a trumpet is blown in a city will not the people tremble? If a calamity occurs in a city has not the LORD done it?
because these are days of vengeance, so that all things which are written will be fulfilled.
Who gave Jacob up for spoil, and Israel to plunderers? Was it not the LORD, against whom we have sinned, And in whose ways they were not willing to walk, And whose law they did not obey?