Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Therefore deliver up their children to the famine, and pour out their blood by the force of the sword; and let their wives be bereaved of their children, and be widows; and let their men be put to death; let their young men be slain by the sword in battle.

Bible References

Deliver

Jeremiah 11:20
But thou, Jehovah of hosts, who judgest righteously, who triest the reins and the heart, let me see thy vengeance on them: for unto thee have I revealed my cause.
Jeremiah 12:3
But thou, Jehovah, knowest me; thou hast seen me, and proved my heart toward thee. Drag them out like sheep for the slaughter, and set them apart for the day of slaughter.
Jeremiah 20:1
And Pashur the son of Immer, the priest and he was chief officer in the house of Jehovah heard Jeremiah prophesy these things.
Psalm 109:9
Let his sons be fatherless, and his wife a widow;
2 Timothy 4:14
Alexander the smith did many evil things against me. The Lord will render to him according to his works.

Let their wives

Jeremiah 15:2
And it shall come to pass, if they say unto thee, Whither shall we go forth? then thou shalt tell them, Thus saith Jehovah: Such as are for death, to death; and such as are for the sword, to the sword; and such as are for the famine, to the famine; and such as are for captivity, to captivity.
Jeremiah 16:3
For thus saith Jehovah concerning the sons and concerning the daughters that are born in this place, and concerning their mothers that bear them, and concerning their fathers that beget them in this land:
Exodus 22:24
and my anger shall burn, and I will slay you with the sword; and your wives shall be widows, and your children fatherless.
Deuteronomy 32:25
From without shall the sword bereave them, and in the chambers, terror Both the young man and the virgin, The suckling with the man of gray hairs.
Lamentations 5:3
We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.

Let their young

Jeremiah 9:21
For death is come up through our windows, is entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from the street, the young men from the broadways.
Jeremiah 11:22
therefore thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Behold, I punish them: the young men shall die by the sword; their sons and their daughters shall die by famine;
2 Chronicles 36:17
And he brought up against them the king of the Chaldees, and slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and spared not young man nor maiden, old man nor him of hoary head: he gave them all into his hand.
Amos 4:10
I have sent among you the pestilence after the manner of Egypt: your young men have I slain with the sword, taking away captive your horses; and I made the stench of your camps to come up, even into your nostrils: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith Jehovah.

General references

Psalm 109:9
Let his sons be fatherless, and his wife a widow;
Proverbs 17:13
Whoso rewardeth evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Lamentations 5:3
We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.