Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Surely your turning of things upside down shall be esteemed as the potter's clay: for shall the work say of him that made it, He made me not? or shall the thing framed say of him that framed it, He had no understanding?

Your turning

General references

Bible References

Your turning

Isaiah 24:1
Behold, Jehovah emptying the earth and making it waste, and subverting its face, and scattering its inhabitants.
Acts 17:6
And not having found them, they drew Jason and certain brethren to the rulers of the city, crying, That those having subverted the habitable globe, these also are present here;

As the potter's

Isaiah 45:9
Wo to him striving with him forming him! the potsherd with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him forming it, What wilt thou make? and thy work, No hands to it?
Jeremiah 18:1
The word which was to Jeremiah from Jehovah, saying,
Romans 9:19
Thou wilt then say to me, Why does he yet blame For who has withstood his will?

Or shall

Isaiah 45:11
Thus said Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel, and his potter, Ask me of things coming concerning the sons, and concerning the work of my hands will ye command me?
Psalm 94:8
Understand, ye brutish among the people: and ye foolish, when will ye understand?

General references

John 7:49
But the crowd, not knowing the law, are cursed.