Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Neither said they, Where is the LORD that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, that led us through the wilderness, through a land of deserts and of pits, through a land of drought, and of the shadow of death, through a land that no man passed through, and where no man dwelt?

Bible References


Jeremiah 2:8
The priests quit asking, “Where is the Lord?”
The experts in the law no longer knew Me,
and the rulers rebelled against Me.
The prophets prophesied by Baal
and followed useless idols.
Jeremiah 5:2
When they say, “As the Lord lives,”
they are swearing falsely.
Judges 6:13
Gideon said to Him, “Please Sir, if the Lord is with us, why has all this happened? And where are all His wonders that our fathers told us about? They said, ‘Hasn’t the Lord brought us out of Egypt?’ But now the Lord has abandoned us and handed us over to Midian.”
2 Kings 2:14
Then he took the mantle Elijah had dropped and struck the waters. “Where is the Lord God of Elijah?” he asked. He struck the waters himself, and they parted to the right and the left, and Elisha crossed over.
Job 35:10
But no one asks, “Where is God my Maker,
who provides us with songs in the night,
Psalm 77:5
I consider days of old,
years long past.
Isaiah 64:7
No one calls on Your name,
striving to take hold of You.
For You have hidden Your face from us
and made us melt because of our iniquity.

Brought us up

Isaiah 63:9
In all their suffering, He suffered,
and the Angel of His Presence saved them.
He redeemed them
because of His love and compassion;
He lifted them up and carried them
all the days of the past.
Hosea 12:13
The Lord brought Israel from Egypt by a prophet,
and Israel was tended by a prophet.
Hosea 13:4
I have been Yahweh your God
ever since the land of Egypt;
you know no God but Me,
and no Savior exists besides Me.

Led us

Jeremiah 2:2
“Go and announce directly to Jerusalem that this is what the Lord says:I remember the loyalty of your youth,
your love as a bride—
how you followed Me in the wilderness,
in a land not sown.
Deuteronomy 8:14
be careful that your heart doesn’t become proud and you forget the Lord your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the place of slavery.
Deuteronomy 32:10
He found him in a desolate land,
in a barren, howling wilderness;
He surrounded him, cared for him,
and protected him as the pupil of His eye.

The shadow

Job 3:5
May darkness and gloom reclaim it,
and a cloud settle over it.
May an eclipse of the sun terrify it.
Job 10:21
before I go to a land of darkness and gloom,
never to return.
Psalm 23:4
Even when I go through the darkest valley,
I fear no danger,
for You are with me;
Your rod and Your staff—they comfort me.
Matthew 4:16
The people who live in darkness
have seen a great light,
and for those living in the shadowland of death,
light has dawned.

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