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
For through the anger of Jehovah did it come to pass in Jerusalem and Judah, until he had cast them out from his presence. And Zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon.
And he did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.
Moreover the word of Jehovah came unto me, saying,
And Joshua made peace with them, and made a covenant with them, to let them live: and the princes of the congregation sware unto them.
2 Samuel 21:2
And the king called the Gibeonites, and said unto them (now the Gibeonites were not of the children of Israel, but of the remnant of the Amorites; and the children of Israel had sworn unto them: and Saul sought to slay them in his zeal for the children of Israel and Judah);
2 Kings 17:4
And the king of Assyria found conspiracy in Hoshea; for he had sent messengers to So king of Egypt, and offered no tribute to the king of Assyria, as he had done year by year: therefore the king of Assyria shut him up, and bound him in prison.
But they and our fathers dealt proudly and hardened their neck, and hearkened not to thy commandments,
Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;