Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For the head of Syria is Damascus, and the head of Damascus is Rezin; and within threescore and five years shall Ephraim be broken, that it be not a people.

For the head

That it be not a people

Bible References

For the head

Isaiah 7:9
And the head of Ephraim, Shomeron, and the head of Shomeron, the son of Remaliah. If ye will not believe, because ye will not believe.
2 Samuel 8:6
And David will put garrisons in Aram of Damascus: and Aram will be to David for servants, lifting up gifts. And Jehovah saved David in all which he went

Within

Isaiah 8:4
For before the boy shall know to call, My father and my mother, he shall lift up the strength of Damascus and the spoil of Shomeron before the king of Assur.
Isaiah 17:1
The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus being taken away from a city, and it was a falling heap of rubbish.
2 Kings 17:5
And the king of Assur will come up upon all the land, and he will comp up to Shomeron, and press upon her three years.
Ezra 4:2
And they will come near to Zerubbabel, and to the heads of the fathers, and they will say to them, We will build with you: for like you we will seek for your God: for we sacrifice not from the days of Esa-Haddon king of Assur bringing us up hither.

That it be not a people

Hosea 1:6
And she will yet conceive and bring forth a daughter. And he will say to him, Call her name, Not being compassionated: for I will no more add to compassionate the house of Israel; for taking away, I will take them away.