Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Kings 18:17
Then the king of Assyria sent
Tartan and Rab-saris and Rabshakeh from Lachish to King Hezekiah with a large army to Jerusalem. So they went up and came to Jerusalem. And when they went up, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper pool, which is on the highway of the fuller’s field.
2 Kings 19:32
‘Therefore thus says the Lord concerning the king of Assyria, “
He will not come to this city or shoot an arrow there; and he will not come before it with a shield or throw up a siege ramp against it.
2 Kings 24:11
And Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon came to the city, while his servants were besieging it.
2 Kings 25:1
Now in the ninth year of his reign, on the tenth day of the tenth month, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came, he and all his army, against Jerusalem, camped against it and built a siege wall all around it.
Into his right hand came the divination, ‘Jerusalem,’ to
set battering rams, to open the mouth for slaughter, to lift up the voice with a battle cry, to set battering rams against the gates, to cast up ramps, to build a siege wall.
But the king was enraged, and he sent his armies and destroyed those murderers and set their city on fire.
For the days will come upon you when your enemies will throw up a barricade against you, and surround you and hem you in on every side,