Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The princes of Judah were like them that remove the bound: therefore I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.
And the pride of Israel doth testify to his face: therefore Israel and Ephraim shall fall in their iniquity; Judah shall also fall with them.
Thou shalt not reduce thy neighbour's border, which those of old time have marked in thine inheritance, which thou shalt possess in the land that the LORD thy God gives thee to inherit.
Cursed is he that reduces his neighbour's border. And all the people shall say, Amen.
2 Kings 16:7
So Ahaz sent messengers to Tiglathpileser, king of Assyria, saying, I am thy slave and thy son; come up and save me out of the hand of the king of Syria and out of the hand of the king of Israel, who have risen up against me.
2 Chronicles 28:16
At that time King Ahaz sent unto the kings of Assyria to help him.
To release the waters (to speak rashly) is the beginning of contention; therefore, leave off strife before it gets started.
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.
For this shall every one that is merciful pray unto thee in the time when thou may be found; surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come near unto him.
They came round about me daily like water; they compassed me about together.
The rivers have lifted up, O LORD; the rivers have lifted up their voice; the rivers lift up their waves.
and the rain descended, and the rivers came, and the winds blew and beat upon that house, and it fell; and great was the fall of it.
But he that hears and does not do is like a man that built a house upon the earth without a foundation against which the river beat vehemently, and immediately it fell; and the ruin of that house was great.