Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?
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For a little While the people of thy holy place possessed it: our adversaries trod down thy holy place.
For yet the vision for the appointment, and it shall breathe to the end, and it shall not lie: if it shall delay, wait for it; for coming, it will come; and it shall not delay.
For thus said Jehovah of armies; Yet once it is a little, and I shake the heavens and the earth and the sea and the dry land.
For yet a little while only, he coming will come, and will not tarry.
Until the spirit shall be poured upon us from on high, and the desert be for Carmel, and Carmel be reckoned for a forest.
The desert and the dryness shall be glad for them; and the sterile region shall rejoice and blossom as the meadow flower.
I will give in the desert the cedar, the acacia, and the myrtle, and the tree of oil; I will set in the sterile region the the elm and the box tree together.
And now, said Jehovah, forming me from the belly for servant to him to turn back Jacob to him, And Israel shall not be gathered, and I shall be honored in the eyes of Jehovah, and God was my strength.
Instead of the thorn-hedge shall come up the cypress; of the briar shall come up the myrtle: and it was to Jehovah for a name for an eternal sigh; it shall not be cut off.
And I numbered you to the sword, and ye all shall bend to the slaughter, because I called, and ye answered not: I spake and ye heard not; and ye will do evil in mine eyes, and in what I delighted not, ye chose.
And he will say; Call his name, Not my people: for ye are not my people, and I will not be to you.
And many first shall be last, and the last first.
For this I say to you, The kingdom of God shall be taken from you, and shall be given to a nation doing its fruits.
I say then, Did they stumble that they might fall? It may not be: but by their fall salvation to the nations, to make them jealous.
And I will make it a desolation; it shall not be pruned and it shall not be dressed, and there came up sharp points and thorns: and upon the clouds I will command from raining rain upon it
Son of man, set thy face the way of the south, and drop to the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field.
For many days shall the sons of Israel dwell, not a king and not a chief and not a sacrifice and not a pillar and it one ephod and teraphim
For this, on account of you Zion shall be ploughed a field, and Jerusalem shall be ruins, and the mountain of the house for the heights of the forest.
Open the doors, O Lebanon, and fire shall devour among thy cedars.
And in the morn, having returned into the city, he hungered.
Thou wilt say then, That the young shoots were broken off, that I might be grafted in.
But the crowd, not knowing the law, are cursed.