Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
O thou sword of the LORD, how long will it be ere thou be quiet? put up thyself into thy scabbard, rest, and be still.
The spoilers are come upon all high places through the wilderness: for the sword of the LORD shall devour from the one end of the land even to the other end of the land; there is no peace for any flesh.
And I will visit over them four kinds of evil, saith the LORD: the sword to slay, and the dogs to tear, and the fowls of the heaven and the beasts of the earth to devour and destroy.
Therefore thou shalt say unto them, Thus hath the LORD of the hosts, the God of Israel said; Drink and be drunken, and vomit and fall, and ye shall not rise in the presence of the sword which I send among you.
Thou art my hammer, O weapons of war: for with thee I will break in pieces the Gentiles, and with thee I will destroy kingdoms;
if I whet the resplendence of my sword and my hand takes hold on judgment, I will render vengeance to my enemies and will recompense those that hate me.
Arise, O LORD, disappoint him, cast him down: deliver my soul from the wicked, with thy sword;
O Assyrian, rod and staff of my anger, in thy hand have I placed my indignation.
Or if I bring a sword upon the land and say: Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast out of her;
and thou shalt say to the land of Israel, Thus hath the LORD said: Behold, I am against thee, and will draw forth my sword out of its sheath and will cut off from thee the righteous and the wicked.
How long shall I see the banner and hear the voice of the shofar?
How long shall the land be desolate, and the grass of all the field wither, for the wickedness of those that dwell therein? The cattle are lacking, and the birds, because they said, He shall not see our latter end.
2 Samuel 2:26
Then Abner called to Joab and said, Shall the sword devour for ever? Dost thou not know that it will be bitterness in the latter end? How long shall it be then before thou bid the people to return from following their brethren?
1 Chronicles 21:27
And when the LORD spoke to the angel, he put up his sword again into its sheath.
Shall I cause it to return into its sheath? I must judge thee in the place where thou wast raised, in the land of where thou hast lived.
Then Jesus said unto Peter, Put up thy sword into the sheath; the cup which my Father has given me, shall I not drink it?
What came upon thee, O thou sea, that thou didst flee? And thou O Jordan, that thou wast driven back?