Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.

General references

Bible References

They call

Isaiah 52:1
Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city: for from now on the uncircumcised and the unclean shall no longer come into thee.
Isaiah 64:10
Thy holy cities are a wilderness, Zion is a wilderness, Jerusalem a desolation.
Nehemiah 11:1
And the rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem; but the rest of the people cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city and nine parts to dwell in the other cities.
Psalm 48:1
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness.
Psalm 87:3
Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.
Daniel 9:24
Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city to finish the prevarication and to conclude the sin and to make reconciliation for iniquity and to bring in everlasting righteousness and seal the vision and the prophecy, and to anoint the Holy of Holies.
Matthew 4:5
Then the devil took him up into the holy city and set him on a pinnacle of the temple
Matthew 27:53
and came out of the graves after his resurrection and went into the holy city and appeared unto many.
Revelation 11:2
But leave out the court which is within the temple and measure it not, for it is given unto the Gentiles, and the holy city shall they tread under foot forty-two months.
Revelation 21:2
And I, John, saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of the heaven, prepared of God as a bride adorned for her husband.
Revelation 22:19
and if anyone shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life and out of the holy city and from the things which are written in this book.

And stay

Isaiah 10:20
And it shall come to pass in that day that those who shall be left of Israel and those who shall be left of the house of Jacob shall no more again stay upon him that smote them, but shall stay upon the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, in truth.
Judges 17:13
Then Micah said, Now know I that the LORD will do me good, seeing I have a Levite as my priest.
1 Samuel 4:3
And when the people returned into the camp, the elders of Israel said, Why has the LORD smitten us today before the Philistines? Let us bring the ark of the covenant of the LORD out of Shiloh unto us that when it comes among us, it may save us out of the hand of our enemies.
Jeremiah 7:4
Do not trust in lying words, saying, The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD are these.
Jeremiah 21:2
Enquire, I pray thee, of the LORD for us; for Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon makes war against us; peradventure the LORD will deal with us according to all his wondrous works, and he will go up from upon us.
Micah 3:11
the heads thereof judge for bribes, and the priests thereof teach for hire, and the prophets thereof divine for money: yet they come near unto the LORD, and say, Is not the LORD among us? No evil can come upon us.
John 8:40
But now ye seek to kill me, a man that has told you the truth, which I have heard of God; Abraham did not do this.
Romans 2:17
Behold, thou doth call thyself a Jew and art supported by the law and doth glory in God

General references

Hosea 8:2
Israel shall cry unto me, My God, we have known thee.