Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up.

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Jeremiah 4:28
For this, shall the earth mourn, and the heavens became dark from above: because I spake, I purposed, I lamented not, and I will not turn back from it
Jeremiah 12:4
How long shall the land mourn, and the herbage of every field dry up from the evil of those dwelling in it the earth perished, and the birds; for they said, He shall not see our last Part
Isaiah 3:26
And her entrances sighed and mourned; and being clean, she shall sit upon the earth.
Hosea 4:3
For this the land shall mourn, and every one in it languished with the beasts of the field and with the fowls of the heavens; and also the fish of the sea shall be taken away.
Joel 1:10
The field was laid waste, the land mourned; for the grain was laid waste, the new wine was dried up, the new oil languished.

The gates

Isaiah 24:4
The earth mourning, fell away: the habitable globe languishing, fell away: the heights of the people of the land languished,
Isaiah 33:9
The earth mourning, languished: Lebanon being ashamed, pined away: Sharon was as a sterile region, and Bashan was shaken, and Carmel.


Jeremiah 8:21
For the breaking of the daughter of my people was I broken; I was darkened; astonishment took hold of me.
Lamentations 2:9
Her gates sank into the earth; he destroyed and broke her bars: her king and her chiefs among the nations: no law: also her prophets found not a vision from Jehovah.
Lamentations 4:8
Their form dark above blackness; they were not known in the streets: their skin adhered to their bones; it was dried up, it was as wood.
Lamentations 5:10
Our skin was scorched as a furnace from the face of the violent heat of famine.
Joel 2:6
From his face peoples shall be pained: all faces gathered a glow.

The cry

Jeremiah 11:11
For this, thus said Jehovah, Behold me bringing evil to them which they shall not be able to go forth from it; and they cried to me and I will not hear to them.
Jeremiah 18:22
A cry shall be heard from their houses, for thou shalt bring upon them a trap suddenly, for they dug a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet
Exodus 2:24
And God will hear their groaning, and God will remember his covenant with Abraham, with Isaak and with Jacob.
1 Samuel 5:12
And the men who died not were struck with tumors: and the cry of the city will go up to the heavens.
1 Samuel 9:16
About the time to-morrow I will send to thee a man from the land of Benjamin, and anoint him for leader over my people Israel; he shall save my people from the hand of Philisteim; for I saw my people, for their cry came to me.
Job 34:28
To cause the cry of the poor one to come to him, and he will hear the cry of the humble.
Isaiah 5:7
For the vineyard of Jehovah of armies is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah the plant of his pleasures: and he will wait for judgment, and behold bloodshed; for justice, and behold a cry.
Isaiah 15:5
My heart shall cry out for Moab; passing through even to Zoar, a heifer of three years: for going up to Luhith with weeping shall they go up into it: for the way of Horonaim they shall rouse up a cry of breaking.
Zechariah 7:13
And it will be as he called and they heard not; so they shall call, and I will not hear, said Jehovah of armies:

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Haggai 1:10
For this the heavens over you were shut up from dew, and the earth withheld her produce.