Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And her gates shall lament and mourn; and she being desolate shall sit upon the ground.

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Bible References

Her gates

Jeremiah 14:2
Judah mourns, and its gates languish; they mourn for the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem has gone up.
Lamentations 1:4
The roads to Zion do mourn, because none come to the solemn feasts: all her gates are desolate: her priests sigh, her virgins are afflicted, and she is in bitterness.

Shall sit

Isaiah 47:1
Come down, and sit in the dust, O virgin daughter of Babylon, sit on the ground: there is no throne, O daughter of the Chaldeans: for you shall no more be called tender and delicate.
Job 2:8
And he took himself a potsherd to scrape himself with; and he sat down among the ashes.
Lamentations 2:10
The elders of the daughter of Zion sit upon the ground, and keep silence: they have cast up dust upon their heads; they have girded themselves with sackcloth: the virgins of Jerusalem hang down their heads to the ground.
Ezekiel 26:16
Then all the princes of the sea shall come down from their thrones, and lay away their robes, and put off their embroidered garments: they shall clothe themselves with trembling; they shall sit upon the ground, and shall tremble at every moment, and be astonished at you.
Luke 19:44
And shall lay you even with the ground, and your children within you; and they shall not leave in you one stone upon another; because you knew not the time of your visitation.

General references

Ezekiel 12:20
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and you shall know that I am the LORD.