Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the LORD. Have not I brought up Israel out of the land of Egypt? and the Philistines from Caphtor, and the Syrians from Kir?
Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will visit all those who are circumcised with the uncircumcised:
Can the Ethiopian change his skin or the leopard his spots? Likewise ye also cannot do good, being taught to do evil.
Also I brought you up from the land of Egypt and led you forty years through the wilderness that you might possess the land of the Amorite.
And it came to pass that same day that the LORD did bring the sons of Israel out of the land of Egypt by their hosts.
And by a prophet the LORD brought Israel out of Egypt, and by a prophet he was preserved.
And the Avims who dwelt in Hazerim, even unto Gaza, the Caphtorims, who came forth out of Caphtor, destroyed them and dwelt in their stead.)
because of the day that comes to destroy all the Palestinians, and to cut off from Tyre and Zidon every helper that remains: for the LORD will destroy the Palestinians, the remnant of the island of Caphtor.
I will also break the bar of Damascus and cut off the inhabitants of the plain of Aven and him that holds the sceptre from the house of Eden; and the people of Syria shall go into captivity unto Kir.
2 Kings 16:9
And the king of Assyria hearkened unto him, for the king of Assyria went up against Damascus and took it and carried the people of it captive to Kir and slew Rezin.