Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Then shall the lambs feed after their manner, and the waste places of the fat ones shall strangers eat.

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Bible References

Shall the lambs

Isaiah 7:21
And it was in, that day a man shall preserve alive a heifer of the herd, and two sheep.
Isaiah 17:2
The cities of Aroer were forsaken : they shall be for flocks, and they lay down, and none terrifying.
Isaiah 32:14
For the fortress was left, the multitude of the city was forsaken; the hill and the watch-tower for caves even forever; the rejoicing of the wild asses a pasture of the flocks;
Isaiah 40:11
As a shepherd he will feed his flock: with his arm he will gather the lambs, and will lift up into his bosom, he will lead those coming up.
Isaiah 65:10
And Sharon was for a dwelling of sheep, and the valley of Achor for a resting place of the herd, for my people who sought me.
Zephaniah 2:6
And the region of the sea was a dwelling, and a cutting off of the shepherds and sheepfolds.

The waste

Isaiah 10:16
For this shall Jehovah, the Lord of armies send among his fatnesses leanness; and under his glory he shall burn a burning as the burning of fire.
Deuteronomy 32:15
And Jeshurun will be fat and will tread down: Thou wert fat, thou wert thick, thou wert covered; And he will reject God having made him, And he will despise the Rock of his deliverance.
Psalm 17:10
They shut up their fat: their mouth spake in pride.
Psalm 73:7
Their eye will come forth from fat: they passed over the imaginations of the heart
Psalm 119:70
Their heart was fat as fatness; I delighted in thy law.
Jeremiah 5:28
They became fat, they shone: they passed over words of evil: they judged not judgment, the judgment of the orphan, and they will give success; and the judgment of the needy they judged not.
Amos 4:1
Hear this word, ye heifers of Bashan, which are upon the mountain of Shomeron, oppressing the poor, breaking in pieces the needy, saying to their lords, Bring, and we will drink.


Isaiah 1:7
Your land made desolate, your cities burnt with fire, your land before your strangers eating it up, and made desolate, as the overthrow of strangers.
Deuteronomy 28:33
The fruit of thy land and all thy labors, a people which thou knewest not shall eat: and thou wert only oppressed and broken all the days.
Nehemiah 9:37
And its produce being much for the kings whom thou gavest over us in our sins: and ruling over our bodies and upon our cattle according to their will, and we in great straits.
Lamentations 5:2
Our inheritance was turned to strangers, our houses to foreigners.
Hosea 8:7
For they shall sow the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: no stalk to it: the sprout shall not make flour: perhaps it will make, strangers will swallow it down.
Luke 21:24
And they shall fall by the mouth of the sword, and they shall be made captives in all nations: and Jerusalem shall be trodden down by all the nations, till the times of the nations should be completed.

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Lamentations 5:2
Our inheritance was turned to strangers, our houses to foreigners.