Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Understand therefore this day, that the LORD thy God is he which goeth over before thee; as a consuming fire he shall destroy them, and he shall bring them down before thy face: so shalt thou drive them out, and destroy them quickly, as the LORD hath said unto thee.

General references

Bible References

Understand

Deuteronomy 9:6
“Know, then, it is not because of your righteousness that the Lord your God is giving you this good land to possess, for you are a stubborn people.
Matthew 15:10
After Jesus called the crowd to Him, He said to them, “Hear and understand.
Mark 7:14
After He called the crowd to Him again, He began saying to them, “Listen to Me, all of you, and understand:
Ephesians 5:17
So then do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.

Goeth over

Deuteronomy 1:30
The Lord your God who goes before you will Himself fight on your behalf, just as He did for you in Egypt before your eyes,
Deuteronomy 20:4
for the Lord your God is the one who goes with you, to fight for you against your enemies, to save you.’
Deuteronomy 31:3
It is the Lord your God who will cross ahead of you; He will destroy these nations before you, and you shall dispossess them. Joshua is the one who will cross ahead of you, just as the Lord has spoken.
Joshua 3:11
Behold, the ark of the covenant of the Lord of all the earth is crossing over ahead of you into the Jordan.
Micah 2:13
“The breaker goes up before them;
They break out, pass through the gate and go out by it.
So their king goes on before them,
And the Lord at their head.”
Revelation 19:11
And I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse, and He who sat on it is called Faithful and True, and in righteousness He judges and wages war.

A consuming fire

Deuteronomy 4:24
For the Lord your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God.
Isaiah 27:4
“I have no wrath.
Should someone give Me briars and thorns in battle,
Then I would step on them, I would burn them completely.
Isaiah 30:27
Behold, the name of the Lord comes from a remote place;
Burning is His anger and dense is His smoke;
His lips are filled with indignation
And His tongue is like a consuming fire;
Isaiah 33:14
Sinners in Zion are terrified;
Trembling has seized the godless.
“Who among us can live with the consuming fire?
Who among us can live with continual burning?”
Nahum 1:5
Mountains quake because of Him
And the hills dissolve;
Indeed the earth is upheaved by His presence,
The world and all the inhabitants in it.
2 Thessalonians 1:8
dealing out retribution to those who do not know God and to those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
Hebrews 12:29
for our God is a consuming fire.

He shall

Deuteronomy 7:1
When the Lord your God brings you into the land where you are entering to possess it, and clears away many nations before you, the Hittites and the Girgashites and the Amorites and the Canaanites and the Perizzites and the Hivites and the Jebusites, seven nations greater and stronger than you,
Exodus 23:29
I will not drive them out before you in a single year, that the land may not become desolate and the beasts of the field become too numerous for you.
Isaiah 41:10
‘Do not fear, for I am with you;
Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you, surely I will help you,
Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
Romans 8:31
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?

General references

Hebrews 12:29
for our God is a consuming fire.