Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The nations shall rush like the rushing of many waters: but God shall rebuke them, and they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as the chaff of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.

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Bible References


Job 38:11
And said, Hitherto shalt thou come and no further, and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Mark 4:39
And awaking up he rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, Silence; be mute. And the wind fell, and there was a great calm.

Shall be

Isaiah 29:5
And the multitude of thine enemies shall be like small dust, and the multitude of the terrible ones as chaff that passeth away; and it shall be in an instant, suddenly.
Isaiah 41:15
Behold, I have made of thee a new sharp threshing instrument having double teeth: thou shalt thresh and beat small the mountains, and shalt make the hills as chaff;
Job 21:18
Do they become as stubble before the wind, and as chaff that the storm carrieth away?
Psalm 1:4
The wicked are not so; but are as the chaff which the wind driveth away.
Psalm 35:5
Let them be as chaff before the wind, and let the angel of Jehovah drive them away;
Psalm 83:13
O my God, make them like a whirling thing, like stubble before the wind.
Daniel 2:35
Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, the silver, and the gold broken in pieces together, and they became like the chaff of the summer threshing-floors; and the wind carried them away, and no place was found for them. And the stone that smote the image became a great mountain, and filled the whole earth.
Hosea 13:3
Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud, and as the early dew that passeth away, as the chaff driven with the whirlwind out of the threshing-floor, and as the smoke out of the lattice.

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Isaiah 33:3
At the noise of the tumult the peoples fled; at the lifting up of thyself the nations were scattered.