Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,

Went forth asshur

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Bible References

Went forth asshur

Micah 5:6
And they ruled the land of Assur with the sword, and the land of Nimrod in its openings: and he delivered from Assur when he shall come in to our land, and when he shall tread in our bound.

Asshur

Numbers 24:22
For if Cain shall be for consuming, how long shall Assyria take thee captive?
Ezra 4:2
And they will come near to Zerubbabel, and to the heads of the fathers, and they will say to them, We will build with you: for like you we will seek for your God: for we sacrifice not from the days of Esa-Haddon king of Assur bringing us up hither.
Psalm 83:8
Also Assur was joined with them: they were an arm to the sons of Lot Silence.
Ezekiel 27:23
Haran and Canneh, and Eden, the merchants of Sheba, Assur, and Chilmad, thy merchants.
Ezekiel 32:22
Assur there and all her convocation; his graves round about him: all of them wounded, fallen by the sword.
Hosea 14:3
Assur will not save us; we will not ride upon a horse, and we will no more say, Our God, to the work of our hands, for in thee the orphan shall be compassionated.

Nineveh

2 Kings 19:36
And Senherib king of Assur will turn away and go and turn back and dwell in Nineveh.
Isaiah 37:37
And Senherib king of Assur will remove and go and turn back and dwell in Nineveh.
Jonah 1:2
Arise, go to Nineveh, the great city, and call against it; for their evil came up before me.
Nahum 1:1
The lifting up of Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite.
Nahum 2:8
And Nineveh it is as a pool of water from the days, and they fleeing, stood: they stood, and none looking back.
Nahum 3:7
And it was all serving thee shall flee from thee, and say, Nineveh was laid waste: who shall be moved for her? from whom shall I seek those consoling to thee?
Zephaniah 2:13
And he will stretch out his hand against the north, and he will destroy Assur; and he will set Nineveh for a desolation, a dryness as the desert

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1 Chronicles 1:10
And Cush begat Nimrod. He began to be strong in the earth.