Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Do they provoke me to anger? saith the LORD: do they not provoke themselves to the confusion of their own faces?

General references

Bible References

They provoke

Jeremiah 2:17
Could this not have come upon you peradventure because thou hast forsaken the LORD thy God, when he led thee by the way?
Deuteronomy 32:16
They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods; with abominations they provoked him to anger.
Isaiah 1:20
But if ye refuse and rebel, ye shall be devoured with the sword; for the mouth of the LORD has spoken it.
Ezekiel 8:17
Then he said unto me, Hast thou seen this, O son of man? Is it a light thing to the house of Judah that they commit the abominations which they commit here? For after they have filled the land with evil and have returned to provoke me to anger; behold, they put the stench to my nose.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Shall we provoke the Lord to jealousy? are we stronger than he?

The confusion

Jeremiah 20:11
But the LORD is with me as a powerful giant; therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and they shall not prevail: they shall be greatly ashamed; for they shall not prosper; they shall have everlasting confusion which shall never be forgotten.
Ezra 9:7
Since the days of our fathers, we have been in great guiltiness unto this day; and for our iniquities we, our kings and our priests, have been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, to spoil, and to confusion of face, as it is this day.
Isaiah 45:16
They shall be ashamed and also confounded, all of them; all the makers of idols shall go forth ashamed.
Daniel 9:7
O Lord, the righteousness belongs unto thee, but unto us the confusion of face, as at this day; to the men of Judah and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near and that are far off through all the lands where thou hast driven them because of their rebellion with which they have rebelled against thee.

General references

Job 35:6
If thou dost sin, what hast thou done against him? Or if thy rebellion is multiplied, what doest thou unto him?