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And that the whole land thereof is brimstone, and salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, like the overthrow of Sodom, and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath:

Bible References

Brimstone

Job 18:15
Fire resides in his tent; over his residence burning sulfur is scattered.
Isaiah 34:9
Edom's streams will be turned into pitch and her soil into brimstone; her land will become burning pitch.
Luke 17:29
but on the day Lot went out from Sodom, fire and sulfur rained down from heaven and destroyed them all.
Revelation 19:20
Now the beast was seized, and along with him the false prophet who had performed the signs on his behalf -- signs by which he deceived those who had received the mark of the beast and those who worshiped his image. Both of them were thrown alive into the lake of fire burning with sulfur.

Salt

Judges 9:45
Abimelech fought against the city all that day. He captured the city and killed all the people in it. Then he leveled the city and spread salt over it.
Psalm 107:34
and a fruitful land into a barren place, because of the sin of its inhabitants.
Jeremiah 17:6
They will be like a shrub in the desert. They will not experience good things even when they happen. It will be as though they were growing in the desert, in a salt land where no one can live.
Ezekiel 47:11
But its swamps and its marshes will not become fresh; they will remain salty.
Zephaniah 2:9
Therefore, as surely as I live," says the Lord who commands armies, the God of Israel, "be certain that Moab will become like Sodom and the Ammonites like Gomorrah. They will be overrun by weeds, filled with salt pits, and permanently desolate. Those of my people who are left will plunder their belongings; those who are left in Judah will take possession of their land."
Luke 14:34
"Salt is good, but if salt loses its flavor, how can its flavor be restored?

Like the

Genesis 14:2
went to war against Bera king of Sodom, Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (that is, Zoar).
Genesis 19:24
Then the Lord rained down sulfur and fire on Sodom and Gomorrah. It was sent down from the sky by the Lord.
Jeremiah 20:16
May that man be like the cities that the Lord destroyed without showing any mercy. May he hear a cry of distress in the morning and a battle cry at noon.
Hosea 11:8
How can I give you up, O Ephraim? How can I surrender you, O Israel? How can I treat you like Admah? How can I make you like Zeboiim? I have had a change of heart! All my tender compassions are aroused!
Amos 4:11
"I overthrew some of you the way God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah. You were like a burning stick snatched from the flames. Still you did not come back to me." The Lord is speaking!

General references

Isaiah 34:9
Edom's streams will be turned into pitch and her soil into brimstone; her land will become burning pitch.
Jeremiah 22:8
"'People from other nations will pass by this city. They will ask one another, "Why has the Lord done such a thing to this great city?"
Jeremiah 50:40
I will destroy Babylonia just like I did Sodom and Gomorrah and the neighboring towns. No one will live there. No human being will settle in it," says the Lord.
Ezekiel 36:34
The desolate land will be plowed, instead of being desolate in the sight of everyone who passes by.
Luke 17:29
but on the day Lot went out from Sodom, fire and sulfur rained down from heaven and destroyed them all.

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