Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there shall be, like people, like priest: and I will punish them for their ways, and reward them their doings.

General references

Bible References

Like people

Isaiah 9:14
So the Lord cuts off head and tail from Israel,
Both palm branch and bulrush in a single day.
Isaiah 24:2
And the people will be like the priest, the servant like his master, the maid like her mistress, the buyer like the seller, the lender like the borrower, the creditor like the debtor.
Jeremiah 5:31
The prophets prophesy falsely,
And the priests rule on their own authority;
And My people love it so!
But what will you do at the end of it?
Jeremiah 8:10
“Therefore I will give their wives to others,
Their fields to new owners;
Because from the least even to the greatest
Everyone is greedy for gain;
From the prophet even to the priest
Everyone practices deceit.
Jeremiah 23:11
“For both prophet and priest are polluted;
Even in My house I have found their wickedness,” declares the Lord.
Ezekiel 22:26
Her priests have done violence to My law and have profaned My holy things; they have made no distinction between the holy and the profane, and they have not taught the difference between the unclean and the clean; and they hide their eyes from My sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.
Matthew 15:14
Let them alone; they are blind guides of the blind. And if a blind man guides a blind man, both will fall into a pit.”

Reward them

Psalm 109:17
He also loved cursing, so it came to him;
And he did not delight in blessing, so it was far from him.
Proverbs 5:22
His own iniquities will capture the wicked,
And he will be held with the cords of his sin.
Isaiah 3:10
Say to the righteous that it will go well with them,
For they will eat the fruit of their actions.
Zechariah 1:6
But did not My words and My statutes, which I commanded My servants the prophets, overtake your fathers? Then they repented and said, ‘As the Lord of hosts purposed to do to us in accordance with our ways and our deeds, so He has dealt with us.’”’”

General references

Acts 23:14
They came to the chief priests and the elders and said, “We have bound ourselves under a solemn oath to taste nothing until we have killed Paul.