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For, behold, the LORD cometh out of his place to punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity: the earth also shall disclose her blood, and shall no more cover her slain.

Bible References


Isaiah 18:4
For, the Lord said to me:

I will quietly look out from My place,
like shimmering heat in sunshine,
like a rain cloud in harvest heat.
Psalm 50:2
From Zion, the perfection of beauty,
God appears in radiance.
Ezekiel 8:6
He said to me, “Son of man, do you see what they are doing here, more detestable things that the house of Israel is committing, so that I must depart from My sanctuary? You will see even more detestable things.”
Ezekiel 9:3
Then the glory of the God of Israel rose from above the cherub where it had been, to the threshold of the temple. He called to the man clothed in linen with the writing equipment at his side.
Ezekiel 10:3
Now the cherubim were standing to the south of the temple when the man went in, and the cloud filled the inner court.
Hosea 5:14
For I am like a lion to Ephraim
and like a young lion to the house of Judah.
Yes, I will tear them to pieces and depart.
I will carry them off,
and no one can rescue them.
Micah 1:3
Look, the Lord is leaving His place
and coming down to trample
the heights of the earth.
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to reward with rest you who are afflicted, along with us. This will take place at the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with His powerful angels,
Jude 1:14
And Enoch, in the seventh generation from Adam, prophesied about them:

Look! The Lord comes
with thousands of His holy ones


Genesis 4:10
Then He said, “What have you done? Your brother’s blood cries out to Me from the ground!
Numbers 35:32
Neither should you accept a ransom for the person who flees to his city of refuge, allowing him to return and live in the land before the death of the high priest.
Job 16:18
Earth, do not cover my blood;
may my cry for help find no resting place.
Ezekiel 24:7
For the blood she shed is still within her.
She put it out on the bare rock;
she didn’t pour it on the ground
to cover it with dust.
Luke 11:40
Fools! Didn’t He who made the outside make the inside too?
Revelation 6:9
When He opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the people slaughtered because of God’s word and the testimony they had.
Revelation 16:6
Because they poured out
the blood of the saints and the prophets,
You also gave them blood to drink;
they deserve it!
Revelation 18:24
and the blood of prophets and saints,
and of all those slaughtered on earth,
was found in you.

General references

Exodus 20:13
Do not murder.
Deuteronomy 21:1
“If a murder victim is found lying in a field in the land the Lord your God is giving you to possess, and it is not known who killed him,
1 Kings 21:17
Then the word of the Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite:
Proverbs 27:12
A sensible person sees danger and takes cover;
the inexperienced keep going and are punished.
Isaiah 34:8
For the Lord has a day of vengeance,
a time of paying back Edom
for its hostility against Zion.

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