Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In that day shall he swear, saying, I will not be an healer; for in my house is neither bread nor clothing: make me not a ruler of the people.

Bible References

Swear

Genesis 14:22
Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have sworn to the Lord God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth,
Deuteronomy 32:40
‘Indeed, I lift up My hand to heaven,
And say, as I live forever,
Revelation 10:5
Then the angel whom I saw standing on the sea and on the land lifted up his right hand to heaven,

Healer

Isaiah 58:12
“Those from among you will rebuild the ancient ruins;
You will raise up the age-old foundations;
And you will be called the repairer of the breach,
The restorer of the streets in which to dwell.
Jeremiah 14:19
Have You completely rejected Judah?
Or have You loathed Zion?
Why have You stricken us so that we are beyond healing?
We waited for peace, but nothing good came;
And for a time of healing, but behold, terror!
Lamentations 2:13
How shall I admonish you?
To what shall I compare you,
O daughter of Jerusalem?
To what shall I liken you as I comfort you,
O virgin daughter of Zion?
For your ruin is as vast as the sea;
Who can heal you?
Hosea 5:13
When Ephraim saw his sickness,
And Judah his wound,
Then Ephraim went to Assyria
And sent to King Jareb.
But he is unable to heal you,
Or to cure you of your wound.
Hosea 6:1
Come, let us return to the Lord.
For He has torn us, but He will heal us;
He has wounded us, but He will bandage us.