Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The Lord GOD hath sworn by himself, saith the LORD the God of hosts, I abhor the excellency of Jacob, and hate his palaces: therefore will I deliver up the city with all that is therein.

All that is therein

General references

Bible References

I abhor

Leviticus 26:11
And I will set my tabernacle among you, and my soul shall not abhor you.
Psalm 78:59
When God heard, he was angry, and greatly abhorred Israel,
Psalm 106:40
Therefore the wrath of LORD was kindled against his people, and he abhorred his inheritance.
Zechariah 11:8
And I cut off the three shepherds in one month, for my soul was weary of them, and their soul also loathed me.

The excellency

Amos 8:7
LORD has sworn by the excellency of Jacob, Surely I will never forget any of their works.
Psalm 47:4
He chooses our inheritance for us, the glory of Jacob whom he loved. Selah.
Ezekiel 24:21
Speak to the house of Israel, Thus says lord LORD: Behold, I will profane my sanctuary, the pride of your power, the desire of your eyes, and that which your soul has compassion. And your sons and your daughters whom ye have left b

And hate

Amos 3:11
Therefore thus says lord LORD: An adversary [shall be], even round about the land, and he shall bring down thy strength from thee, and thy palaces shall be plundered.
Lamentations 2:5
LORD has become as an enemy. He has swallowed up Israel. He has swallowed up all her palaces. He has destroyed his strongholds. And he has multiplied mourning and lamentation in the daughter of Judah.

All that is therein

Psalm 50:12
If I were hungry, I would not tell thee, for the world is mine, and the fullness thereof.

General references

Genesis 22:16
and said, By myself I have sworn, says LORD, because thou have done this thing, and have not withheld thy son, thine only son,