Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O Lord, according to all thy righteousness, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thy fury be turned away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain: because for our sins, and for the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people are become a reproach to all that are about us.

Bible References

According

1 Samuel 2:7
Jehovah maketh poor, and maketh rich, he bringeth low, also he lifteth up:
Nehemiah 9:8
and foundest his heart faithful before thee, and madest the covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Jebusites, and the Girgashites, to give it to his seed; and thou hast performed thy words, for thou art righteous.
Psalm 31:1
{To the chief Musician. A Psalm of David.} In thee, Jehovah, do I trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteousness.
Psalm 71:2
Deliver me in thy righteousness, and rescue me; incline thine ear unto me, and save me.
Psalm 143:1
{A Psalm of David.} Jehovah, hear my prayer; give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, in thy righteousness.
Micah 6:4
For I brought thee up out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed thee out of the house of bondage; and I sent before thee Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
if at least it is a righteous thing with God to render tribulation to those that trouble you,
1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins, and cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Thy holy

Daniel 9:20
And whilst I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before Jehovah my God for the holy mountain of my God;
Psalm 87:1
{Of the sons of Korah. A Psalm. A Song.} His foundation is in the mountains of holiness.
Joel 3:17
And ye shall know that I, Jehovah, am your God, dwelling in Zion, my holy mountain; and Jerusalem shall be holy, and no strangers shall pass through her any more.
Zechariah 8:3
Thus saith Jehovah: I am returned unto Zion, and will dwell in the midst of Jerusalem; and Jerusalem shall be called, The city of truth; and the mountain of Jehovah of hosts, The holy mountain.

For the

Exodus 20:5
thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them; for I, Jehovah thy God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the sons to the third and to the fourth generation of them that hate me,
Leviticus 26:39
And they that remain of you shall waste away through their iniquity in your enemies' lands; and also through the iniquities of their fathers shall they waste away with them.
Psalm 106:6
We have sinned with our fathers, we have committed iniquity, we have done wickedly.
Matthew 23:31
So that ye bear witness of yourselves that ye are sons of those who slew the prophets:
Luke 11:47
Woe unto you, for ye build the sepulchres of the prophets, but your fathers killed them.

Jerusalem

1 Kings 9:7
then will I cut off Israel out of the land which I have given them; and the house, which I have hallowed to my name, will I cast out of my sight; and Israel shall be a proverb and a by word among all peoples;
Psalm 41:13
Blessed be Jehovah, the God of Israel, from eternity to eternity! Amen, and Amen.
Psalm 79:4
We are become a reproach to our neighbours, a mockery and a derision to them that are round about us.
Isaiah 64:9
Be not wroth very sore, O Jehovah, neither remember iniquity for ever. Behold, see, we beseech thee, we are all thy people.
Jeremiah 24:9
And I will give them over to be driven hither and thither unto all the kingdoms of the earth for evil, to be a reproach and a proverb, a taunt and a curse, in all places whither I shall drive them;
Jeremiah 29:18
And I will pursue them with the sword, with the famine, and with the pestilence, and will give them over to be driven hither and thither into all the kingdoms of the earth, to be an execration, and an astonishment, and a hissing, and a reproach, among all the nations whither I will drive them:
Lamentations 1:8
Jerusalem hath grievously sinned; therefore is she removed as an impurity: all that honoured her despise her because they have seen her nakedness; and she sigheth, and turneth backward.
Lamentations 2:15
All that pass by clap their hands at thee; they hiss and shake their head at the daughter of Jerusalem: Is this the city which they called, The perfection of beauty, The joy of the whole earth?

General references

Psalm 102:14
For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favour her dust.
Jeremiah 23:40
And I will bring everlasting reproach upon you, and everlasting shame, that shall not be forgotten.
Lamentations 3:50
till Jehovah look down and behold from the heavens.