Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And a man's uncle shall take him up, and he that burneth him, to bring out the bones out of the house, and shall say unto him that is by the sides of the house, Is there yet any with thee? and he shall say, No. Then shall he say, Hold thy tongue: for we may not make mention of the name of the LORD.
The songs of the palace will turn to wailing in that day,” declares the Lord God. “Many will be the corpses; in every place they will cast them forth in silence.”
1 Samuel 31:12
all the valiant men rose and walked all night, and took the body of Saul and the bodies of his sons from the wall of Beth-shan, and they came to Jabesh and burned them there.
2 Kings 23:16
Now when Josiah turned, he saw the graves that were there on the mountain, and he sent and took the bones from the graves and burned them on the altar and defiled it
according to the word of the Lord which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these things.
great men and small will die in this land; they will not be buried, they will not be lamented, nor will anyone gash himself or shave his head for them.
Therefore at such a time the prudent person keeps silent, for it is an evil time.
Then the sons of Israel spoke to Moses, saying, “
Behold, we perish, we are dying, we are all dying!
2 Kings 6:33
While he was still talking with them, behold, the messenger came down to him and he said, “
Behold, this evil is from the Lord; why should I wait for the Lord any longer?”
‘Speak to the house of Israel, “Thus says the Lord God, ‘Behold, I am about to profane My sanctuary, the pride of your power, the
desire of your eyes and the delight of your soul; and your sons and your daughters whom you have left behind will fall by the sword.
Nevertheless hear the word of the Lord, all Judah who are living in the land of Egypt, ‘Behold, I have sworn by My great name,’ says the Lord, ‘ never shall My name be invoked again by the mouth of any man of Judah in all the land of Egypt, saying, “ As the Lord God lives.”
“As for you, O house of Israel,” thus says the Lord God, “
Go, serve everyone his idols; but later you will surely listen to Me, and My holy name you will profane no longer with your gifts and with your idols.