Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away like a bird, from the birth, and from the womb, and from the conception.

Bible References


Genesis 41:52
And the name of the second, he called Ephraim; for God caused me to flourish in the land of my affliction.
Genesis 48:16
The messenger redeeming me from all evil, shall bless the youths; and my name shall be called upon them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaak and they shall be increased into a multitude in the midst of the earth.
Genesis 49:22
Joseph a fruitful son, a fruitful son upon a fountain, the daughters mounting over a wall.
Deuteronomy 33:17
The honor to him the first-born of the bullock, his horns the horns of the unicorn: with them he will thrust the peoples together to the extremity of the earth: these the ten thousands of Ephraim, and these the thousands of Manasseh
Job 18:5
Also the light of the unjust shall be extinguished, and the flame of his fire shall not shine;

From the birth

Psalm 58:8
As a snail shall melt away he shall go: fire fell; they saw not the sun.
Ecclesiastes 6:3
If a man shall beget a hundred, and live many years, and a multitude shall be the days of his years, and his soul shall not be satisfied from good, and also there was no burial to him; I said, Good above him an abortion.
Amos 1:13
Thus said Jehovah: For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon, and for four, I will not turn it back: for their cleaving asunder those conceiving of Gilead to increase their bound.

From the womb

Hosea 9:14
Give to them, O Jehovah: what wilt thou give? give to them a miscarrying womb, and dry breasts.
Deuteronomy 28:18
Cursed the fruit of thy belly, and the fruit of thy land, the offspring of thine oxen, and the flocks of thy sheep.
Luke 23:29
For, behold, the days are coming in which they shall say, Happy the barren, and the wombs which never brought forth, and the breasts which gave not suck.