Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For through the anger of the LORD it came to pass in Jerusalem and Judah, till he had cast them out from his presence, that Zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon.
2 Samuel 24:1
Now again the anger of the Lord burned against Israel, and it incited David against them to say, “ Go, number Israel and Judah.”
1 Kings 10:9
Blessed be the Lord your God who delighted in you to set you on the throne of Israel; because the Lord loved Israel forever, therefore He made you king, to do justice and righteousness.”
By the transgression of a land many are its princes,
by a man of understanding and knowledge, so it endures.
Woe to you, O land, whose
king is a lad and whose princes feast in the morning.
And I will make mere lads their princes,
capricious children will rule over them,
“Moreover, I will deliver the Egyptians into the hand of a cruel master,
mighty king will rule over them,” declares the Lord God of hosts.
2 Chronicles 36:13
He also rebelled against King Nebuchadnezzar who had made him swear allegiance by God. But he stiffened his neck and hardened his heart against turning to the Lord God of Israel.
rebelled against him by sending his envoys to Egypt that they might give him horses and many troops. Will he succeed? Will he who does such things escape? Can he indeed break the covenant and escape?