Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.

Bible References

My people

Hosea 4:12
My people will ask in their counsel, and with their rod they will announce to them: for the spirit of fornications caused to err, and they will commit fornication from under their God.
Isaiah 1:3
. The ox knew his possessor, and the ass his lord's stall: Israel knew not; my people understood not
Isaiah 3:12
My people, their tyrants from children, and women ruled over them. My people, they calling thee happy, causing to err; they destroyed the way of thy paths.
Isaiah 5:13
For this my people were carried into exile from not knowing; and their honor, men of famine, and their multitude dry with thirst
Jeremiah 4:22
For my people are foolish, they knew me not; foolish sons are they and they not understanding; wise are they to do evil, and to do good they knew not
Jeremiah 8:7
Also the stork in the heavens knew her appointment; and the turtle-dove, and the swallow, and the twitterer watched the time of their coming; and my people knew not the judgment of Jehovah.


Hosea 4:1
Hear the word of Jehovah, ye sons of Israel: for a contention to Jehovah with the inhabitants of the land, for no truth and no kindness and no knowledge of God in the land.
Hosea 6:6
For I delighted in mercy and not sacrifice; the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.
2 Chronicles 15:3
And many days to Israel for not a God of truth, and for no priest teaching, and for no law.
Job 36:12
And if they will not hear, they shall pass away by the spear, and they shall expire without knowledge.
Proverbs 19:2
Also the soul without knowledge is not good, and he hastening with his feat, sins.
Isaiah 27:11
In its harvest being dried up, women shall break it off in coming, illuminating it: for it is a people not understanding: for this he making them will not compassionate them, and he forming them will not have mercy upon them.
Isaiah 45:20
Assemble ye together and come; draw ye near together, the escaped of the nations: they knew not lifting up the wood of their carved image, and praying to God he will not save.
Jeremiah 5:3
O Jehovah, are not thine eyes upon faithfulness? thou didst smite them, and they were not pained; thou didst consume them, they refused to take instruction: they made their faces firm above the rock; they refused to turn back.
Matthew 15:14
Let them go: they are blind guides of the blind. And if the blind guide the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
2 Corinthians 4:3
And if also our good news is hid, in the lost is it hid:

I will also reject

Zechariah 11:8
And I will conceal three shepherds in one month; and my soul will be shortened for them, and also their soul loathed for me.
Malachi 2:1
And now to you this command, O ye priests.
Matthew 21:41
They say to him, He will miserably destroy these wicked, and let out the vineyard to other farmers, who will give back to him the fruits in their seasons.
Mark 12:8
And they having taken him, killed, and cast out of the vineyard.
Luke 20:16
He shall come and destroy these farmers, and give the vineyard to others. And having heard, they said, It may not be.


Hosea 8:14
And Israel will forget him making him, and he will build temples; and Judah multiplied fortified cities: and I sent a fire upon his cities and it will consume its palaces.
Hosea 13:6
According to their pasture, and they will be satiated; they were satiated, and their heart will be lifted up: for this they forgat me.
2 Kings 17:16
And they will forsake all the commands of Jehovah their God, and make to them a molten thing, two Calves; and they will make images, and they will worship to all the army of the heavens, and serve Baal.
Psalm 119:61
The cords of the unjust passed over me: I forget not thy law.
Isaiah 17:10
For thou didst forget the God of thy salvation, and didst not remember the rock of thy fortress, for this, thou shalt plant pleasant plants, and thou shalt sow it with vine shoots of the stranger.
Matthew 15:3
And he, having answered, said to them, Wherefore do ye also pass by the command of God by your tradition
1 Samuel 2:28
And choosing him from all the tribes of Israel to me for priest, to bring up upon mine altar to burn incense, to lift up the ephod before me; and I gave to the house of thy father all the fires of the sons of Israel.
1 Samuel 3:12
In that day I will set up all against Eli which I spake against his house, beginning and finishing.

General references

Deuteronomy 32:28
For they a nation destroying counsels, And no understanding in them.
Jeremiah 5:4
And I said, Surely, they are weak; they became foolish: for they knew not the way of Jehovah, the judgment of their God.
Ezekiel 44:23
And they shall point out to my people between the holy to the profane, and they shall cause them to know between the unclean to the clean.