Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he said unto me, Son of man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to a rebellious nation that hath rebelled against me: they and their fathers have transgressed against me, even unto this very day.

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Ezekiel 20:18
“Then I said to their children in the wilderness: Don’t follow the statutes of your fathers, defile yourselves with their idols, or keep their ordinances.
Numbers 20:10
Moses and Aaron summoned the assembly in front of the rock, and Moses said to them, “Listen, you rebels! Must we bring water out of this rock for you?”
Numbers 32:13
The Lord’s anger burned against Israel, and He made them wander in the wilderness 40 years until the whole generation that had done what was evil in the Lord’s sight was gone.
Deuteronomy 9:24
You have been rebelling against the Lord ever since I have known you.
1 Samuel 8:7
But the Lord told him, “Listen to the people and everything they say to you. They have not rejected you; they have rejected Me as their king.
2 Kings 17:17
They made their sons and daughters pass through the fire and practiced divination and interpreted omens. They devoted themselves to do what was evil in the Lord’s sight and provoked Him.
Ezra 9:7
Our guilt has been terrible from the days of our fathers until the present. Because of our iniquities we have been handed over, along with our kings and priests, to the surrounding kings, and to the sword, captivity, plundering, and open shame, as it is today.
Nehemiah 9:16
But our ancestors acted arrogantly;
they became stiff-necked and did not listen to Your commands.
Psalm 106:16
In the camp they were envious of Moses
and of Aaron, the Lord’s holy one.
Jeremiah 3:25
Let us lie down in our shame;
let our disgrace cover us.
We have sinned against the Lord our God,
both we and our fathers,
from the time of our youth even to this day.
We have not obeyed the voice of the Lord our God.”
Jeremiah 16:11
Then you will answer them: Because your fathers abandoned Me”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“and followed other gods, served them, and worshiped them. Indeed, they abandoned Me and did not keep My instruction.
Jeremiah 44:21
“As for the incense you burned in Judah’s cities and in Jerusalem’s streets—you, your fathers, your kings, your officials, and the people of the land—did the Lord not remember them? He brought this to mind.
Daniel 9:5
we have sinned, done wrong, acted wickedly, rebelled, and turned away from Your commands and ordinances.
Acts 7:51
“You stiff-necked people with uncircumcised hearts and ears! You are always resisting the Holy Spirit; as your ancestors did, so do you.

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Ezekiel 3:4
Then He said to me: “Son of man, go to the house of Israel and speak My words to them.

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