Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The portion of Jacob is not like them: for he is the former of all things; and Israel is the rod of his inheritance: The LORD of hosts is his name.

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Bible References


Jeremiah 51:19
The portion of Jacob is not like these; for he is the former of all things; and [Israel] is the tribe of his inheritance: Yahweh of Armies is his name.
Psalm 16:5
Yahweh assigned my portion and my cup. You made my lot secure.
Psalm 73:26
My flesh and my heart fails, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
Psalm 119:57
Yahweh is my portion. I promised to obey your words.
Psalm 142:5
I cried to you, Yahweh. I said, "You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living."
Lamentations 3:24
Yahweh is my portion, says my soul; therefore will I hope in him.


Jeremiah 10:12
He has made the earth by his power, he has established the world by his wisdom, and by his understanding has he stretched out the heavens:
Proverbs 16:4
Yahweh has made everything for its own end -- yes, even the wicked for the day of evil.
Isaiah 45:7
I form the light, and create darkness. I make peace, and create calamity. I am Yahweh, who does all these things.


Exodus 19:5
Now therefore, if you will indeed obey my voice, and keep my covenant, then you shall be my own possession from among all peoples; for all the earth is mine;
Deuteronomy 32:9
For Yahweh's portion is his people. Jacob is the lot of his inheritance.
Psalm 74:2
Remember your congregation, which you purchased of old, which you have redeemed to be the tribe of your inheritance; Mount Zion, in which you have lived.
Psalm 135:4
For Yah has chosen Jacob for himself; Israel for his own possession.
Isaiah 47:6
I was angry with my people, I profaned my inheritance, and gave them into your hand: you showed them no mercy; on the aged you have very heavily laid your yoke.

General references

Exodus 20:4
"You shall not make for yourselves an idol, nor any image of anything that is in the heavens above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:
Isaiah 40:18
To whom then will you liken God? Or what likeness will you compare to him?
Isaiah 46:5
"To whom will you liken me, and make me equal, and compare me, that we may be like?