Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The burden of the valley of vision. What aileth thee now, that thou art wholly gone up to the housetops?
As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from now on even for ever.
Behold, I am against thee, O inhabitant of the valley of the rock of the plain (saith the LORD), which say, Who shall come up against us? or who shall enter into our habitations?
1 Samuel 3:1
And the child Samuel ministered unto the LORD before Eli. And the word of the LORD was precious in those days; there was no open vision.
He declares his words unto Jacob, his statutes and his judgments unto Israel.
Without prophetic vision, the people shall perish, but he that keeps the law is blessed.
Therefore the vision shall be made night unto you, and darkness unto those that divine, and the sun shall go down over the prophets, and the day shall be dark over them.
Much in every way: first, certainly, that the oracles of God have been entrusted unto them.
who are Israelites, to whom pertains the adoption as sons and the glory and the covenants and the giving of the law and the service of God and the promises,
And God heard the voice of the lad, and the angel of God called to Hagar out of heaven and said unto her, What ails thee, Hagar? Fear not, for God has heard the voice of the lad where he is.
And they cried unto the sons of Dan. And these turned their faces and said unto Micah, What ails thee that thou dost come with such a company?
1 Samuel 11:5
And, behold, Saul came after the oxen out of the field, and Saul said, What ails the people that they weep? And they told him the tidings of the men of Jabesh.
2 Samuel 14:5
And the king said unto her, What ails thee? And she answered, I am a widow woman, and my husband is dead.
2 Kings 6:28
And the king said unto her, What ails thee? And she answered, This woman said unto me, Give thy son that we may eat him today, and we will eat my son tomorrow.
What came upon thee, O thou sea, that thou didst flee? And thou O Jordan, that thou wast driven back?
In their streets they shall gird themselves with sackcloth; on the tops of their houses and in their streets, every one shall howl, weeping as they come down.
When thou shall build a new house, then thou shalt make a parapet for thy roof that thou not bring blood upon thine house if anyone should fall from there.
There shall be lamentation generally upon all the housetops of Moab and in the streets thereof; for I have broken Moab like a vessel in which there is no pleasure, said the LORD.
The burden which Habakkuk the prophet saw.