Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart from turning unto the LORD God of Israel.
2 Kings 24:20
through the anger of the Lord this came about in Jerusalem and Judah until He cast them out from His presence. And Zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon.
evil in the sight of the Lord like all that Jehoiakim had done.
Moreover, the word of the Lord came to me, saying,
Joshua made peace with them and made a covenant with them, to let them live; and the leaders of the congregation swore an oath to them.
2 Samuel 21:2
So the king called the Gibeonites and spoke to them (now the Gibeonites were not of the sons of Israel but of the remnant of the Amorites, and
the sons of Israel made a covenant with them, but Saul had sought to kill them in his zeal for the sons of Israel and Judah).
2 Kings 17:4
But the king of Assyria found conspiracy in Hoshea, who had sent messengers to So king of Egypt and had offered no tribute to the king of Assyria, as he had done year by year; so the king of Assyria shut him up and bound him in prison.
“But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly;
became stubborn and would not listen to Your commandments.
“Because I know that you are obstinate,
neck is an iron sinew