Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Considerest thou not what this people have spoken, saying, The two families which the LORD hath chosen, he hath even cast them off? thus they have despised my people, that they should be no more a nation before them.

Bible References

The two

Jeremiah 33:21
then my covenant could be broken with David my servant, from {having} a son who could rule on his throne, and with the Levites, the priests, my ministers.
Psalm 94:14
For Yahweh will not abandon his people, nor forsake his inheritance.
Romans 11:1
Therefore I say, God has not rejected his people, has he? May it never be! For I also am an Israelite, from the descendants of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.


Nehemiah 4:2
Then he said before his brothers and the army of Samaria, "What are the feeble Jews doing? Will they restore [these things] for themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they finish it in a day? Will they revive the stones from the piles of rubble--even those burned up?"
Esther 3:6
But {he considered it beneath him} to lay hands on Mordecai only, for they told him of Mordecai's people, and Haman sought to destroy all the Jews, the people of Mordecai, who [were] in the kingdom of Ahasuerus.
Psalm 44:13
You have made us a taunt to our neighbors, a derision and a scorn to those around us.
Psalm 71:11
saying, "His God has abandoned him. Pursue and seize him, because there is no deliverer."
Psalm 83:4
They say, "Come, let us annihilate them from [being] a nation, so that the name of Israel will be remembered no more."
Psalm 123:3
Be gracious to us, O Yahweh, be gracious to us, for long enough we have had our fill of contempt.
Lamentations 2:15
They clap hands over you, all who pass along the way; they hiss and they shake their head, at the daughter of Jerusalem. Is this the city of which it is said, "A perfection of beauty, a joy for all the earth?"
Lamentations 4:15
"Go away! Defiled!" they shout to them. "Go away! Go away! Do not touch!" so they left, they left; it was said among the nations, "{They will no longer dwell with us}."
Ezekiel 25:3
and you must say to the {Ammonites}, 'Hear the word of the Lord Yahweh! Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Because of your saying, 'Ah!' to my sanctuary when it was profaned, and to the land of Israel when it was desolate, and to the house of Judah when they went into the exile,
Ezekiel 26:2
"Son of man, because Tyre said concerning Jerusalem, 'Ah! The gates of the peoples are broken; it has swung [open] to me; I shall be filled, [for] it lies in ruins!'
Ezekiel 35:10
[I do this] because of your saying, 'The two nations and the two lands, they will be {mine}, and we will take possession of it,' and [yet] Yahweh was there.
Ezekiel 36:2
thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Because the enemy said concerning you, 'Ah, and [the] ancient high places will be to us as a possession!'" '

General references

Psalm 44:9
Surely you have rejected and disgraced us, and have not gone out with our armies.
Lamentations 3:31
For the Lord will not reject forever.
Luke 1:54
He has helped Israel his servant, remembering [his] mercy,