Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Why should ye be stricken any more? ye will revolt more and more: the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
Yet the people have not turned to him who smote them, nor have they sought LORD of hosts.
In vain I have smitten your sons. They received no correction. Your own sword has devoured your prophets like a destroying lion.
O LORD, do not thine eyes look upon truth? Thou have stricken them, but they were not grieved. Thou have consumed them, but they have refused to receive correction. They have made their faces harder than a rock. They have refused t
They are all grievous revolters, going about with slanders. They are brass and iron. They all of them deal corruptly.
In thy filthiness is lewdness. Because I have cleansed thee and thou were not cleansed, thou shall not be cleansed from thy filthiness any more, till I have caused my wrath toward thee to rest.
And have ye forgotten the exhortation that reasons with you as with sons, My son, do not disparage the chastening of Lord, nor become disheartened when punished by him?
2 Chronicles 28:22
And in the time of his distress he trespassed yet more against LORD, this same king Ahaz.
And they bend their tongue--their bow--for falsehood, and they have grown strong in the land, but not for truth. For they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know me, says LORD.
And the fourth agent poured out his bowl upon the sun, and it was given him to scorch men with fire.
Thy rulers are rebellious, and companions of thieves. Everyone loves bribes, and follows after rewards. They judge not the fatherless, nor does the cause of the widow come to them.
neither have our kings, our rulers, our priests, nor our fathers, kept thy law, nor hearkened to thy commandments and thy testimonies with which thou testified against them.
I will go to the great men, and will speak to them, for they know the way of LORD, and the law of their God. But these with one accord have broken the yoke, and burst the bonds.
O LORD, to us belongs confusion of face, to our kings, to our rulers, and to our fathers, because we have sinned against thee.
Woe to her who is rebellious and polluted, to the oppressing city!
But if the scab spreads abroad in the skin after he has shown himself to the priest for his cleansing, he shall show himself to the priest again.
And the priest shall take of the blood of the trespass-offering, and the priest shall put it upon the tip of the right ear of him who is to be cleansed, and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot
Though thou should pound a fool in a mortar with a pestle along with crushed grain, yet his foolishness will not depart from him.
What could have been done more to my vineyard that I have not done in it? Why, when I looked that it should bring forth grapes, it brought forth wild grapes?
For thus says LORD, Thy hurt is incurable, and thy wound grievous.
Son of man, say to her, Thou are a land that is not cleansed, nor rained upon in the day of indignation.