Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Shall horses run upon the rock? will one plow there with oxen? for ye have turned judgment into gall, and the fruit of righteousness into hemlock:
From my knowledge that thou wert hard, and thy neck an iron sinew, and thy forehead of brass:
O Jehovah, are not thine eyes upon faithfulness? thou didst smite them, and they were not pained; thou didst consume them, they refused to take instruction: they made their faces firm above the rock; they refused to turn back.
The bellows were burnt from their fire, the founder melted the lead in vain, and the evil were not plucked up.
And they will refuse to attend, and they will give a stubborn shoulder, and their ears they made heavy from hearing.
Turning judgment to wormwood and they put down justice in the earth.
1 Kings 21:7
And Jezebel his wife will say to him, Thou now wilt do the kingdom over Israel: arise, eat bread, and do thy heart good: I will give to thee the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite.
Shall the throne of mischief be joined together with thee forming labor upon the law?
Transgressing and lying against Jehovah, and departing from after our God, speaking violence and apostasy, they conceived and muttered from the heart words of falsehood.
They spake words swearing falsehood, cutting out a covenant: and judgment broke forth as the head upon the furrows of the field
For doing evil with the hands to do well, the chief asking, and the judge, for peace; and the great one, he spake the mischief of his soul: and they will entangle it
Wherefore wilt thou cause me to see vanity and cause me to look at labor? and oppression and violence before me, and there will be contention, and strife will be raised up.
Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers, also you.
And others fell upon rocky places where it had not much earth, and quickly it sprang forth, for it had no depth of earth.
And other fell upon stony places, where it had not much earth; and quickly it sprang forth, for it had no deepness of earth:
And other fell upon a rock; and having brought forth, was dried up, for it had no moisture.