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 saying, Even to this shalt thou come, and thou shalt not add: and here in the pride of thy waves, stand thou.
Mark 4:39
And having risen, he censured the wind, and said to the sea, Be silent, be constricted. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.

Shall be

Isaiah 29:5
And the multitude of thy strangers was as the thin dust, and Its the chaff passing away, the multitude of the terrible ones: and it was at a moment suddenly.
Isaiah 41:15
Behold, I set thee to a new cutting threshing sledge having mouths: thou thalt thresh the mountains, and beat small, and the hills thou shalt set as chaff.
Job 21:18
They shall be as straw before the wind, and as chaff the storm stole it away.
Psalm 1:4
Not so the unjust: but as the chaff which the wind shall drive away.
Psalm 35:5
They shall be as chaff before the wind: and the messenger of Jehovah overthrowing.
Psalm 83:13
O my God, set them as a wheel; as straw before the wind.
Daniel 2:35
At that time were beaten small at once, the iron, the burnt clay, the brass, the silver and the gold, and they were as the chaff of the threshing-floor of summer; and the wind lifted them up and all place was not found for them: and the stone striking against the image was for a great rock, and filled all the earth.
Hosea 13:3
For this they shall be as the cloud of the morning, and as the early dew going way; as the chaff will be driven from the threshing-floor on the wind, and as the smoke from the chimney.

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Isaiah 33:3
From the voice of the multitude peoples fled; from thy lifting up, nations were scattered.