Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Ephraim is oppressed and broken in judgment, because he willingly walked after the commandment.

He willingly

General references

Bible References

Oppressed

Deuteronomy 28:33
The fruit of your land, and all your labors, shall a nation which you know not eat up; and you shall be only oppressed and crushed continually:
2 Kings 15:16
Then Menahem attacked Tiphsah, and all that were therein, and the territory thereof from Tirzah: because they opened not to him, therefore he attacked it; and all the women in it that were with child he ripped up.
Amos 5:11
Since therefore you tread upon the poor, and you take from him burdens of wheat: you have built houses of hewn stone, but you shall not dwell in them; you have planted pleasant vineyards, but you shall not drink wine of them.

He willingly

1 Kings 12:26
And Jeroboam said in his heart, Now shall the kingdom return to the house of David:
Micah 6:16
For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab, and you walk in their counsels; that I should make you a desolation, and your inhabitants a hissing: therefore you shall bear the reproach of my people.

General references

Job 34:30
That the hypocrite reigns not, lest the people be ensnared.
Hosea 7:3
They make the king glad with their wickedness, and the princes with their lies.