Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
By this therefore shall the iniquity of Jacob be purged; and this is all the fruit to take away his sin; when he maketh all the stones of the altar as chalkstones that are beaten in sunder, the groves and images shall not stand up.
Therefore saith the Lord, the LORD of the hosts, the mighty One of Israel, Ah, I will ease myself of my adversaries and avenge myself of my enemies;
When the Lord shall have washed away the filth of the daughters of Zion and shall have purged the blood of Jerusalem from the midst thereof by the spirit of judgment and by the spirit of burning.
Behold, I have refined thee, and not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.
Before I was humbled, I went into error, but now I keep thy spoken word.
The scars of past wounds are medicine for evil, and living reproof reaches the most secret places in the inward parts.
My son, eat of the honey, because it is good, and of the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste:
And some of the wise shall fall to be purged and cleaned and made white, even to the time of the end because even for this there is time appointed.
But who may abide the time of his coming? and who shall stand when he appears? for he shall be like a refiner's fire and like fullers' soap:
1 Corinthians 11:32
But being judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we should not be condemned with the world.
for whom the Lord loves, he chastens and scourges everyone whom he receives as a son.
For ye shall be ashamed of the oaks which ye have desired, and ye shall be confounded for the groves that ye have chosen.
For the day of the LORD of the hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty and upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low:
And he shall not look to the altars, the work of his hands; neither shall he look upon that which his fingers have made, either the groves or the images of the sun.
Ephraim shall then say, What have I to do any more with idols? I will hear him and gaze upon him; I will be unto him like a green fir tree; of me shall thy fruit be found.
and I will cause thy graven images and thy images to be destroyed out of the midst of thee; and never again shalt thou worship the work of thine hands.
And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD of the hosts, that I will cut off the names of the idols out of the land, and they shall no longer be remembered; and I will also cause the prophets and the spirit of uncleanness to be cut off out of the land.
2 Chronicles 14:5
Also he took away out of all the cities of Judah the high places and the images, and the kingdom had rest before him.
2 Chronicles 34:4
And they broke down the altars of the Baalim in his presence; and the images of the sun, that were on high above them, he cut down; and the groves and the graven images and the molten images, he broke in pieces and made dust of them and scattered it upon the graves of those that had sacrificed unto them.
and I will bring you out from among the peoples and will gather you out of the countries in which ye are scattered with a mighty hand and with a stretched out arm and with fury poured out.
and I will cause the witchcrafts to be destroyed by thy hand; and no more soothsayers shall be found in thee: