Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


O vine of Sibmah, I will weep for thee with the weeping of Jazer: thy plants are gone over the sea, they reach even to the sea of Jazer: the spoiler is fallen upon thy summer fruits and upon thy vintage.

Bible References


Numbers 32:38
and Nebo and Baalmeon (their names being changed) and Shibmah and gave other names unto the cities which they built.
Isaiah 16:8
For the vines of Heshbon were cut off and the vines of Sibmah; the lords of the Gentiles have trodden down the offshoots thereof, which had come even unto Jazer and extended through the wilderness; they had gone over the sea.


Numbers 21:32
And Moses sent to spy out Jaazer, and they took the villages thereof and drove out the Amorite that was there.
Joshua 21:39
Heshbon with its suburbs, Jazer with its suburbs; four cities in all.

The spoiler

Jeremiah 48:8
And the spoiler shall come upon every city, and no city shall escape; the valley also shall perish, and the plain shall be destroyed as the LORD has spoken.
Jeremiah 40:10
As for me, behold, I dwell in Mizpah to serve the Chaldeans, which will come unto us; but ye, gather ye the wine and the bread and the oil and put them in your vessels and dwell in your cities that ye have taken.