Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The children of Israel and the children of Judah were oppressed together: and all that took them captives held them fast; they refused to let them go.

Bible References

And all

Jeremiah 50:7
All that found them devoured them, and their adversaries said, We are not guilty, because they have sinned against Jehovah, the habitation of righteousness, even Jehovah, the hope of their fathers.
Jeremiah 51:34
Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon hath devoured me, he hath crushed me, he hath made me an empty vessel; he hath swallowed me up like a dragon, he hath filled his belly with my delicates, he hath cast me out.
Isaiah 14:17
that made the world as a wilderness, and overthrew the cities thereof; that dismissed not his prisoners homewards?
Isaiah 47:6
I was wroth with my people, I polluted mine inheritance, and gave them into thy hand: thou didst shew them no mercy; upon the aged didst thou very heavily lay thy yoke;
Isaiah 49:24
Shall the prey be taken from the mighty? and shall he that is rightfully captive be delivered?
Isaiah 51:23
and I will put it into the hand of them that afflict thee; who have said to thy soul, Bow down, that we may go over; and thou hast laid thy body as the ground, and as the street to them that went over.
Isaiah 52:4
For thus saith the Lord Jehovah: My people went down at the first into Egypt to sojourn there, and Assyria oppressed them without cause;
Zechariah 1:15
and I am wroth exceedingly with the nations that are at ease; for I was but a little wroth, and they helped forward the affliction.

They refused

Jeremiah 34:15
And you, ye had this day turned, and had done right in my sight, in proclaiming liberty every man to his neighbour; and ye had made a covenant before me in the house which is called by my name:
Exodus 5:2
And Pharaoh said, Who is Jehovah, to whose voice I am to hearken to let Israel go? I do not know Jehovah, neither will I let Israel go.
Exodus 8:2
And if thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs.
Exodus 9:2
For if thou refuse to let them go, and shalt retain them still,
Isaiah 14:17
that made the world as a wilderness, and overthrew the cities thereof; that dismissed not his prisoners homewards?
Isaiah 58:6
Is not this the fast which I have chosen: to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the thongs of the yoke, and to send forth free the crushed, and that ye break every yoke?

General references

Deuteronomy 30:7
And Jehovah thy God will put all these curses on thine enemies, and on them that hate thee, who have persecuted thee.
Proverbs 23:11
for their redeemer is mighty; he will plead their cause against thee.
Jeremiah 51:24
And I will render unto Babylon and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea, in your sight, all their evil which they have done in Zion, saith Jehovah.