Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Howbeit I sent unto you all my servants the prophets, rising early and sending them, saying, Oh, do not this abominable thing that I hate.
And now, because you have done all these things,” declares the Lord, “and I spoke to you,
rising up early and speaking, but you did not hear, and I called you but you did not answer,
thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon, king of Judah, even to this day, these twenty-three years the word of the Lord has come to me, and I have spoken to you again and again, but you have not listened.
to listen to the words of
My servants the prophets, whom I have been sending to you again and again, but you have not listened;
because they have
not listened to My words,’ declares the Lord, ‘which I sent to them again and again by My servants the prophets; but you did not listen,’ declares the Lord.
They have turned their back to Me and not their face; though I taught them,
teaching again and again, they would not listen and receive instruction.
Therefore thus says the Lord, the God of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Behold,
I am bringing on Judah and on all the inhabitants of Jerusalem all the disaster that I have pronounced against them; because I spoke to them but they did not listen, and I have called them but they did not answer.’”
2 Chronicles 36:15
The Lord, the God of their fathers,
sent word to them again and again by His messengers, because He had compassion on His people and on His dwelling place;
Are not these the words which the Lord
proclaimed by the former prophets, when Jerusalem was inhabited and prosperous along with its cities around it, and the Negev and the foothills were inhabited?’”
I will first
doubly repay their iniquity and their sin, because they have polluted My land; they have filled My inheritance with the carcasses of their detestable idols and with their abominations.”
So I entered and looked, and behold, every form of creeping things and beasts and detestable things, with all the idols of the house of Israel, were carved on the wall all around.
Thus says the Lord God, “Because your lewdness was poured out and your nakedness uncovered through your harlotries with your lovers and with all your detestable
idols, and because of the blood of your sons which you gave to idols,
1 Peter 4:3
the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.
was clothed in purple and scarlet, and adorned with gold and precious stones and pearls, having in her hand a gold cup full of abominations and of the unclean things of her immorality,