Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Lift up your eyes, and behold them that come from the north: where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful flock?

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Bible References

And

Jeremiah 1:14
Then the Lord said to me, “Out of the north the evil will break forth on all the inhabitants of the land.
Jeremiah 6:22
Thus says the Lord,
“Behold, a people is coming from the north land,
And a great nation will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.
Jeremiah 10:22
The sound of a report! Behold, it comes—
A great commotion out of the land of the north—
To make the cities of Judah
A desolation, a haunt of jackals.
Habakkuk 1:6
“For behold, I am raising up the Chaldeans,
That fierce and impetuous people
Who march throughout the earth
To seize dwelling places which are not theirs.

Where

Jeremiah 13:17
But if you will not listen to it,
My soul will sob in secret for such pride;
And my eyes will bitterly weep
And flow down with tears,
Because the flock of the Lord has been taken captive.
Jeremiah 23:2
Therefore thus says the Lord God of Israel concerning the shepherds who are tending My people: “You have scattered My flock and driven them away, and have not attended to them; behold, I am about to attend to you for the evil of your deeds,” declares the Lord.
Isaiah 56:9
All you beasts of the field,
All you beasts in the forest,
Come to eat.
Ezekiel 34:7
Therefore, you shepherds, hear the word of the Lord:
Zechariah 11:16
For behold, I am going to raise up a shepherd in the land who will not care for the perishing, seek the scattered, heal the broken, or sustain the one standing, but will devour the flesh of the fat sheep and tear off their hoofs.
John 10:12
He who is a hired hand, and not a shepherd, who is not the owner of the sheep, sees the wolf coming, and leaves the sheep and flees, and the wolf snatches them and scatters them.
Acts 20:26
Therefore, I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all men.

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Isaiah 66:21
I will also take some of them for priests and for Levites,” says the Lord.