Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And as for you, O my flock, thus says the Lord GOD; Behold, I judge between sheep and sheep, between the rams and the male goats.
And concerning the tithe of the herd, or of the flock, even of whatsoever passes under the rod, the tenth shall be holy unto the LORD.
In the cities of the mountains, in the cities of the lowland, and in the cities of the south, and in the land of Benjamin, and in the places about Jerusalem, and in the cities of Judah, shall the flocks pass again under the hands of him that counts them, says the LORD.
And before him shall be gathered all nations: and he shall separate them one from another, as a shepherd divides his sheep from the goats:
For thus says the Lord GOD; I will even deal with you as you have done, who have despised the oath in breaking the covenant.
And I will bring a sword upon you, that shall bring the vengeance of my covenant: and when you are gathered together within your cities, I will send the pestilence among you; and you shall be delivered into the hand of the enemy.
If his children forsake my law, and walk not in my judgments;
You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.