Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And it shall come to pass, when ye shall say, Wherefore doeth the LORD our God all these things unto us? then shalt thou answer them, Like as ye have forsaken me, and served strange gods in your land, so shall ye serve strangers in a land that is not yours.

Bible References

Wherefore

Jeremiah 2:35
And thou wilt say, Because I was innocent his anger turned back from me. Behold me judging thee for thy saying, I sinned not
Jeremiah 13:22
And if thou shalt say in thy heart, Wherefore did these things befal me? for the multitude of thine iniquities thy skirts were uncovered, thy heel treated with violence.
Jeremiah 16:10
And being when thou shalt announce to this people all these words, and they said to thee, For what did Jehovah speak against us all this great evil? and what our iniquities? and what our sins which we sinned to Jehovah our God?
Jeremiah 22:8
And many nations passed through this city, and they said a man to his neighbor, For what did Jehovah thus to this great city?
Deuteronomy 29:24
And all the nations said, For what did Jehovah thus to this land? what the heat of this great anger?
1 Kings 9:8
And this house shall be high, every one passing by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss: and they said, For what did Jehovah thus to this land and to this house?
2 Chronicles 7:21
And this house which was high shall astonish to every one passing by it; and saying, For what did Jehovah thus to this land and to this house?

Like as

Jeremiah 2:13
For my people did two evils: they forsook me the fountain of living waters, to hew out for them wells, broken wells which will not hold water.
Deuteronomy 4:25
When thou shalt beget sons, and sons' sons, and ye rested in the land and were corrupted, and made a carved thing, the appearance of any thing, and ye did evil in the eyes of Jehovah thy God to irritate him.
Deuteronomy 28:47
Because that thou servedst not Jehovah thy God injoy and in a good heart for the multitude of all things.
Lamentations 5:8
Servants ruled over us: none delivering from their hand.