Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

Bible References

When

2 Chronicles 13:7
And there are gathered unto him vain men, the sons of Belial, and have strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon, when Rehoboam was young and tenderhearted and could not withstand them.
2 Chronicles 33:1
Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty-five years in Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 36:2
Jehoahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign, and he reigned three months in Jerusalem.
Isaiah 3:4
And I will give children to be their princes, and young fools shall rule over them.

And

Proverbs 20:1
Wine makes a mocker, and beer a reveler, and whoever errs concerning them shall never be wise.
Isaiah 5:11
Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning that they may continue their drunkenness; that continue until night until wine inflames them!
Isaiah 28:7
But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are out of the way; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink; they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble in judgment.
Hosea 7:5
In the day of our king the princes have made him sick with a wineskin; he stretched out his hand with the scorners.

In the

Jeremiah 21:12
O house of David, thus hath the LORD said: Execute judgment early and deliver him that is oppressed out of the hand of the oppressor lest my fury go forth like fire, and burn so that no one can quench it because of the evil of your doings.