Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Flee out of the midst of Babylon, and deliver every man his soul: be not cut off in her iniquity; for this is the time of the LORD'S vengeance; he will render unto her a recompence.

He will render

General references

Bible References

Be not

Genesis 19:15
And as the dawn came up the angels urged Lot saying, "Get up, take your wife and your two daughters {who are staying with you}, lest you be destroyed with the punishment of the city."
Numbers 16:26
He said to the community, saying, "Please turn away from the tents of these wicked men, and do not touch anything {that belongs to them}, or you will be destroyed with all their sins."
Proverbs 13:20
Walk with the wise and be wise, but as for the companion of fools, he will suffer harm.
1 Timothy 5:22
Lay hands on no one hastily, and do not participate in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure.

For this

Jeremiah 51:11
Sharpen the arrows, fill the quivers! Yahweh has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes. Because his plan concerning Babylon [is] to destroy it, for that is the vengeance of Yahweh, the vengeance for his temple.
Jeremiah 27:7
And all the nations will serve him, and his son, and {his grandson}, until the coming of the time of {his own} land. Then many nations and great kings will let him work.
Jeremiah 46:10
For that day [is] to the Lord Yahweh of hosts a day of retribution, to take revenge on his foes. And [the] sword will devour and be satisfied, and it will drink its fill of their blood, for a sacrifice [is] for the Lord Yahweh of hosts in the land of [the] north by the Euphrates River.
Jeremiah 50:8
Flee from the midst of Babylon, and from the land of [the] Chaldeans. Go out and be like he-goats {before} [the] flock.
Deuteronomy 32:25
From outside [her boundaries] the sword will make [her] childless, and from inside, terror; both [for] [the] young man [and] also the young woman, the infant [along with] the gray-headed man.
Revelation 16:19
And the great city was [split] into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. And Babylon the great was remembered before God, to give her the cup of the wine of his furious wrath.
Revelation 18:5
because her sins have reached up to heaven, and God has remembered her crimes.

He will render

Jeremiah 25:14
For many nations and great kings will let them work, even them, and I will repay them according to their deeds, and according to the work of their hands.'"

General references

Isaiah 63:4
for [the] day of vengeance [was] in my heart, and the year of my blood-vengeance has come!