Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the LORD.

Neither

General references

Bible References

I will not ask

2 Kings 16:15
Then King Ahaz commanded Urijah the priest, saying, “Upon the great altar burn the morning burnt offering and the evening meal offering and the king’s burnt offering and his meal offering, with the burnt offering of all the people of the land and their meal offering and their drink offerings; and sprinkle on it all the blood of the burnt offering and all the blood of the sacrifice. But the bronze altar shall be for me to inquire by.”
2 Chronicles 28:22
Now in the time of his distress this same King Ahaz became yet more unfaithful to the Lord.

Neither

Ezekiel 33:31
They come to you as people come, and sit before you as My people and hear your words, but they do not do them, for they do the lustful desires expressed by their mouth, and their heart goes after their gain.

Tempt

Deuteronomy 6:16
You shall not put the Lord your God to the test, as you tested Him at Massah.
Malachi 3:15
So now we call the arrogant blessed; not only are the doers of wickedness built up but they also test God and escape.’”
Acts 5:9
Then Peter said to her, “Why is it that you have agreed together to put the Spirit of the Lord to the test? Behold, the feet of those who have buried your husband are at the door, and they will carry you out as well.”
1 Corinthians 10:9
Nor let us try the Lord, as some of them did, and were destroyed by the serpents.

General references

1 Kings 13:3
Then he gave a sign the same day, saying, “This is the sign which the Lord has spoken, ‘Behold, the altar shall be split apart and the ashes which are on it shall be poured out.’”
Isaiah 38:7
“This shall be the sign to you from the Lord, that the Lord will do this thing that He has spoken: