Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Shall a trumpet be blown in the city, and the people not be afraid? shall there be evil in a city, and the LORD hath not done it?

Bible References

A trumpet

Jeremiah 4:5
Declare ye in Judah, and cause it to be heard in Jerusalem, and say, ... and blow the trumpet in the land, cry aloud and say, Assemble yourselves, and let us enter into the fenced cities.
Jeremiah 6:1
Flee for safety, ye children of Benjamin, out of the midst of Jerusalem, and blow the trumpet in Tekoa, and set up a signal in Beth-haccerem; for evil appeareth out of the north, and a great destruction.
Ezekiel 33:3
if he see the sword coming upon the land, and blow the trumpet, and warn the people;
Hosea 5:8
Blow the horn in Gibeah, the trumpet in Ramah; cry aloud at Beth-aven: behind thee, O Benjamin!
Zephaniah 1:16
a day of the trumpet and alarm, against the fenced cities and against the high battlements.

And the people

Jeremiah 5:22
Will ye not fear me? saith Jehovah. Will ye not tremble at my presence, who have set the sand a bound for the sea by a perpetual decree, and it shall not pass it? and its waves toss themselves, but they do not prevail; and they roar, yet can they not pass over it?
Jeremiah 10:7
Who would not fear thee, O King of nations? For to thee doth it appertain; for among all the wise men of the nations, and in all their kingdoms, there is none like unto thee.
2 Corinthians 5:11
Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord we persuade men, but have been manifested to God, and I hope also that we have been manifested in your consciences.

Shall there

Genesis 50:20
Ye indeed meant evil against me: God meant it for good, in order that he might do as it is this day, to save a great people alive.
Isaiah 14:24
Jehovah of hosts hath sworn saying, Assuredly as I have thought, so shall it come to pass; and as I have purposed, it shall stand:
Isaiah 45:7
forming the light and creating darkness, making peace and creating evil: I, Jehovah, do all these things.
Acts 2:23
him, given up by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye, by the hand of lawless men, have crucified and slain.
Acts 4:28
to do whatever thy hand and thy counsel had determined before should come to pass.

General references

Exodus 4:11
And Jehovah said to him, Who gave man a mouth? or who maketh dumb, or deaf, or seeing, or blind? have not I, Jehovah?
Isaiah 36:10
And now am I come up without Jehovah against this land to destroy it? Jehovah said to me, Go up against this land and destroy it.
Isaiah 42:24
Who gave Jacob for a spoil, and Israel to the robbers? Did not Jehovah, he against whom we have sinned? And they would not walk in his ways, neither did they hearken unto his law.
Lamentations 3:38
Out of the mouth of the Most High doth not there proceed evil and good?
1 Corinthians 14:8
For also, if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself for war?