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For he shall be like the heath in the desert, and shall not see when good cometh; but shall inhabit the parched places in the wilderness, in a salt land and not inhabited.

General references

Bible References


Jeremiah 48:6
Flee, save your souls, and ye shall be as ruins in the desert
Job 8:11
Shall the bulrush lift itself up without a marsh? shall the marsh grass grow without water?
Job 15:30
He shall not depart from darkness; the flame shall dry up his suckers, and by the breath of his mouth shall he depart
Psalm 1:4
Not so the unjust: but as the chaff which the wind shall drive away.
Psalm 92:7
In the putting forth of the unjust as grass, and all working iniquity shall flourish; to destroy them even to forever:
Psalm 129:6
They shall be as the grass of the roofs drying up before it was drawn out:
Isaiah 1:30
For ye shall be as an oak the leaf withering, and as a garden which there no water to it.

And shall

2 Kings 7:2
And the third, which was to the king leaning upon his hand, will answer the man of God, and say, Behold, Jehovah making lattices in the heavens, will this word be? and he will say, Behold thee seeing with thine eyes, and from thence thou shalt not eat
Job 20:17
He shall not look upon the streams, the rivers, the torrents of honey and curdled milk

A salt

Deuteronomy 29:23
Pitch and burning salt, all its land; it shall not be sown, and it shall not sprout, and no green herb shall come up upon it, as the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which Jehovah overthrew in his anger and in his wrath:
Judges 9:45
And Abimelech fought against the city all that day; and he will take the city, and the people which in it he killed, and he will tear down the city, and will sow it with salt.
Ezekiel 47:11
Its marshes and its pools and they shall not be healed; they were given marshes to salt
Zephaniah 2:9
For this. I live, says Jehovah of armies, God of Israel, for Moab shall be as Sodom, and the sons of Ammon as Gomorrah, the possession of the thorn-bush and salt-pits, and a desolation even to forever: the remnant of my people shall plunder them, and the rest of my nation shall inherit them.

General references

2 Kings 7:20
And thus it will be to him:and the people will tread upon him in the gate, and he will die.
Job 8:12
While yet in its greenness it shall not break off, and it will dry up before grass.
Psalm 118:8
Good to trust in Jehovah rather than to trust in man.