Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread in Jerusalem: and they shall eat bread by weight, and with care; and they shall drink water by measure, and with astonishment:

Bible References

I will

Ezekiel 5:16
when I shall send upon them the evil arrows of famine that are for destruction, which I will send to destroy you. And I will increase the famine upon you, and will break your staff of bread.
Ezekiel 14:13
Son of man, when a land sins against me by committing a trespass, and I stretch out my hand upon it, and break the staff of the bread thereof, and send famine upon it, and cut off from it man and beast,
Leviticus 26:26
When I break your staff of bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall deliver your bread again by weight, and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.
Psalm 105:16
And he called for a famine upon the land. He broke the whole staff of bread.
Isaiah 3:1
For, behold, the Lord, LORD of hosts, takes away from Jerusalem and from Judah support and staff, the whole support of bread, and the whole support of water,

General references

Leviticus 26:26
When I break your staff of bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall deliver your bread again by weight, and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.
Psalm 80:5
Thou have fed them with the bread of tears, and given them tears to drink in large measure.
Lamentations 5:9
We get our bread at the peril of our lives, because of the sword of the wilderness.
Ezekiel 4:10
And thy food which thou shall eat shall be by weight, twenty shekels a day. Thou shall eat it from time to time.
Ezekiel 12:18
Son of man, eat thy bread with quaking, and drink thy water with trembling and with fearfulness.