Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Behold, he shall come up like a lion from the swelling of Jordan against the habitation of the strong: but I will suddenly make him run away from her: and who is a chosen man, that I may appoint over her? for who is like me? and who will appoint me the time? and who is that shepherd that will stand before me?

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Bible References

He shall come

Jeremiah 4:7
The lion came up from his thicket, and destroying, he broke up the nations; he went forth from his place to set thy land for a desolation; thy cities shall be laid waste from none inhabiting.
Jeremiah 50:44
Behold, as a lion he will come up from the excellency of Jordan to the habitation of strength: for I will wink; I will cause them to run away from her: and who the chosen I shall appoint to her? for who like me? and who shall arraign me? and who that shepherd who shall stand before me?
Zechariah 11:3
A voice of wailing of the shepherds, for their greatness was destroyed: a voice of the roaring of young lions, for the pride of Jordan was destroyed.

The swelling

Jeremiah 12:5
If thou didst run with the footmen and they will weary thee, and how wilt thou contend with horses? and in the land of peace thou trustest, and how wilt thou do in the grandeur of Jordan
Joshua 3:15
And as they lifting up the ark come to Jordan, and the feet of the priests lifting up the ark were dipped in the extremity of the waters (and Jordan was filled up to all its banks all the days of harvest,)
1 Chronicles 12:15
These they who passed over Jordan in the first month, and it filling over all its banks; and they drove out all the valleys to the sunrising find to the west.

Who is like

Exodus 15:11
Who like thee among the gods, O Jehovah? who like thee magnified in in holiness, wonderful in praise, doing a wonder?
Psalm 89:6
For who in the cloud shall be compared to Jehovah? shall he be likened to Jehovah among the sons of God?
Psalm 113:5
Who as Jehovah our God, lifting himself up to dwell?
Isaiah 40:25
And to whom will ye liken me, and shall I be equal? will say the Holy One.

Appoint me the time

Job 9:19
If for strength, behold him strong: if for judgment, who shall arraign me
Job 23:3
Who will give, I knew to find him: I will come even to his place.
Job 40:2
Shall he contending with the Almighty, instruct? he reproving God shall answer it
Job 42:3
Who this hiding counsel without knowledge? for this, I announced, and I shall not understand; wonders above me, and I shall not know.
Psalm 143:2
And thou wilt not come into judgment with thy servant, for all living shall not be justified before thee.

That shepherd

Jeremiah 30:21
And his mighty one was from himself, and his ruler shall go forth from his midst.; and I caused him to draw near, and he came near to me: for who this pledging his heart to approach to me? says Jehovah.
Job 41:10
None fierce that he will rouse him up: and who is he will stand before me?
Psalm 76:7
Thou art feared, thou: and who shall stand before thee from the time of thine anger?
Nahum 1:6
Before the face of his wrath who shall stand? and who will rise up in the burning of his anger? his wrath was poured out as fire, and the rocks were torn down from him.
Revelation 6:17
For the great day of his wrath has come; and who can stand?

General references

Exodus 24:2
And Moses alone drawing near to Jehovah: and they shall not draw near; and the people shall not go up with him.