Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

He willingly

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Bible References

Oppressed

Deuteronomy 28:33
The fruit of your ground, and all your labors, shall a nation which you don't know eat up; and you shall be only oppressed and crushed always;
2 Kings 15:16
Then Menahem struck Tiphsah, and all who were therein, and its borders, from Tirzah: because they didn't open to him, therefore he struck it; and all the women therein who were with child he ripped up.
Amos 5:11
Forasmuch therefore as you trample on the poor, and take taxes from him of wheat: You have built houses of cut stone, but you will not dwell in them. You have planted pleasant vineyards, but you shall not drink their wine.

He willingly

1 Kings 12:26
Jeroboam said in his heart, "Now the kingdom will 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. You walk in their counsels, that I may make you a ruin, and her inhabitants a hissing; And you will bear the reproach of my people."

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Job 34:30
that the godless man may not reign, that there be no one to ensnare the people.
Hosea 7:3
They make the king glad with their wickedness, and the princes with their lies.