Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I will make mine arrows drunk with blood, and my sword shall devour flesh; and that with the blood of the slain and of the captives, from the beginning of revenges upon the enemy.

Bible References

Make mine

Deuteronomy 32:23
“I will pile disasters on them;
I will use up My arrows against them.
Psalm 45:5
Your arrows pierce the hearts of the king’s enemies;
the peoples fall under you.
Psalm 68:23
so that your foot may wade in blood
and your dogs’ tongues may have their share
from the enemies.”
Isaiah 34:6
The Lord’s sword is covered with blood.
It drips with fat,
with the blood of lambs and goats,
with the fat of the kidneys of rams.
For the Lord has a sacrifice in Bozrah,
a great slaughter in the land of Edom.
Jeremiah 16:10
“When you tell these people all these things, they will say to you, ‘Why has the Lord declared all this great disaster against us? What is our guilt? What is our sin that we have committed against the Lord our God?’
Ezekiel 35:6
therefore, as I live”—this is the declaration of the Lord God—“I will destine you for bloodshed, and it will pursue you. Since you did not hate bloodshed, it will pursue you.
Ezekiel 38:21
I will call for a sword against him on all My mountains”—the declaration of the Lord God—“and every man’s sword will be against his brother.

Revenges

Job 13:24
Why do You hide Your face
and consider me Your enemy?
Jeremiah 30:14
All your lovers have forgotten you;
they no longer look for you,
for I have struck you as an enemy would,
with the discipline of someone cruel,
because of your enormous guilt
and your innumerable sins.
Lamentations 2:5
ה HeThe Lord is like an enemy;
He has swallowed up Israel.
He swallowed up all its palaces
and destroyed its fortified cities.
He has multiplied mourning and lamentation
within Daughter Judah.

General references

Psalm 35:2
Take Your shields—large and small—
and come to my aid.
Isaiah 34:8
For the Lord has a day of vengeance,
a time of paying back Edom
for its hostility against Zion.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you

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