Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


They shall lament for the teats, for the pleasant fields, for the fruitful vine.

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Bible References


Lamentations 2:11
My eyes fail with tears, my heart is troubled, my liver is poured upon the earth, because of the destruction of the daughter of my people, because the young sons and the sucklings faint in the streets of the city.
Lamentations 4:3
Even the jackals draw out the breast; they give suck to their young ones. The daughter of my people has become cruel, like the ostriches in the wilderness.

Pleasant fields

Deuteronomy 8:7
For LORD thy God brings thee into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and springs, flowing forth in valleys and hills;
Deuteronomy 11:11
but the land, where ye go over to possess it, is a land of hills and valleys, [and] drinks water from the rain of heaven,
Ezekiel 20:6
I swore to them in that day, to bring them forth out of the land of Egypt into a land that I had searched out for them, flowing with milk and honey, which is the glory of all lands.

General references

Genesis 27:38
And Esau said to his father, Have thou but one blessing, my father? Bless me, even me also, O my father. And Esau lifted up his voice, and wept.
Isaiah 24:7
The new wine mourns. The vine languishes. All the merry-hearted do sigh.