Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For, lo, our fathers have fallen by the sword, and our sons and our daughters and our wives are in captivity for this.

Bible References

Our fathers

2 Chronicles 28:5
Wherefore Jehovah his God delivered him into the hand of the king of Syria; and they smote him, and carried away of his a great multitude of captives, and brought them to Damascus. And he was also delivered into the hand of the king of Israel, who smote him with a great slaughter.
Leviticus 26:17
And I will set my face against you, and ye shall be smitten before your enemies: they that hate you shall rule over you; and ye shall flee when none pursueth you.
Lamentations 5:7
Our fathers sinned, and are not; And we have borne their iniquities.