Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I call heaven and earth to witness against you this day, that ye shall soon utterly perish from off the land whereunto ye go over Jordan to possess it; ye shall not prolong your days upon it, but shall utterly be destroyed.

Bible References

I call heaven

Deuteronomy 30:18
I declare unto you, to-day, that ye shall perish, - ye shall not prolong your days, upon the soil which thou art passing over the Jordan to enter and possess.
Deuteronomy 31:28
Call together unto me all the elders of your tribes and your officers, - and let me speak in their hearing these words, and let me take to witness against them the heavens and the earth.
Deuteronomy 32:1
Give ear O ye heavens and I will speak, And let the earth hear the sayings of my mouth:
Isaiah 1:2
Hear O heavens, And give ear, O earth, for Yahweh, hath spoken: - Sons, have I brought up, and advanced, And, they, have rebelled against me.
Jeremiah 2:12
Be amazed, O ye heavens, at this, - And shudder, be dried up utterly, Urgeth Yahweh.
Jeremiah 6:19
Hear thou - O earth, Lo! I, am bringing in Calamity against this people the fruit of their own devices, - For unto my words, have they not given heed, And as for my law, they have rejected it.
Jeremiah 22:29
O land, land, land! Hear thou the word of Yahweh!
Ezekiel 36:4
Therefore ye mountains of Israel, hear ye the word of My Lord Yahweh, - Thus saith My Lord, Yahweh, To the mountains and to the hills, to the channels and to the valleys, and to the desolate waste places and to the cities that are forsaken, which have become a prey and a derision, to the rest of the nations which are on every side:
Micah 1:2
Hear ye peoples, all of you, Hearken, O earth and the fulness thereof, - and let My Lord Yahweh be among you for a witness, My Lord out of his holy temple.
Micah 6:2
Hear, ye mountains, the controversy of Yahweh, and ye lasting rocks, the foundations of the earth, - for, a controversy, hath Yahweh, with his people, and, with Israel, will he dispute.

Ye shall

Deuteronomy 29:28
and therefore hath Yahweh rooted them out, from off their own soil, in anger and in wrath and in great indignation, - and cast them into another land as at this day.
Leviticus 18:28
So shall the land not vomit you, through your making it unclean, - as it vomited the nation which was before you.
Leviticus 26:31
And I will give your cities unto desolation, And make your holy places dumb, - And will find no fragrance in your satisfying odour;
Joshua 23:16
When ye transgress the covenant of Yahweh your God which he hath commanded you, and go and serve other gods, and bow yourselves down unto them, then will the anger of Yahweh kindle upon you, and ye will perish quickly, from off the good land which he hath given unto you.
Isaiah 6:11
Then said I - How long, My Lord? And he said - Until the time that Cities be wasted through having no inhabitant And houses - through having no men, And, the ground, be laid waste unto desolation;
Isaiah 24:1
Lo! Yahweh emptying the earth and laying it waste, - And he will overturn the face thereof, And scatter them who dwell therein.
Jeremiah 44:22
so that Yahweh could no longer forbear because of the wickedness of your doings, because of the abominations which ye committed, - and your land became a desolation, and an astonishment, and a contempt without inhabitant - as at this day?
Ezekiel 33:28
And I will make the land a desolation and an astonishment, So shall be made to cease the pride of her strength,- And the mountains of Israel shall be too desolate for any to pass through.
Luke 21:24
And they will fall by the edge of the sword, and be carried away captive into all the nations, and, Jerusalem, shall be trodden down by the nations, until the seasons of the nations shall be fulfilled and shall be.

General references

Deuteronomy 4:33
Did a people ever hear the voice of a god speaking out of the midst of fire, as, thou, didst hear, and yet live?
Deuteronomy 32:1
Give ear O ye heavens and I will speak, And let the earth hear the sayings of my mouth:
Jeremiah 22:29
O land, land, land! Hear thou the word of Yahweh!