Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and I said, “O my God, I am ashamed and embarrassed to lift up my face to You, my God, for our iniquities have
risen above our heads and our guilt has grown even to the heavens.
Now behold, you have risen up in your fathers’ place, a brood of sinful men, to add still more to the burning
anger of the Lord against Israel.
the iniquity of Peor enough for us, from which we have not cleansed ourselves to this day, although a plague came on the congregation of the Lord,
2 Chronicles 28:13
and said to them, “You must not bring the captives in here, for you are proposing to bring upon us guilt against the Lord adding to our sins and our guilt; for our guilt is great so that His burning anger is against Israel.”
Fill up, then, the measure of the guilt of your fathers.
that we will not give our daughters to the peoples of the land or take their daughters for our sons.