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
Have you not brought this unto yourself, in that you have forsaken the LORD your God, when he led you 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 you refuse and rebel, you shall be devoured with the sword: for the mouth of the LORD has spoken it.
Ezekiel 8:17
Then he said unto me, Have you 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 they have filled the land with violence, and have returned to provoke me to anger: and, lo, they put the branch to their nose.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Do we provoke the Lord to jealousy? are we stronger than he?

The confusion

Jeremiah 20:11
But the LORD is with me as a mighty terrible one: therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and they shall not prevail: they shall be greatly ashamed; for they shall not prosper: their everlasting confusion shall never be forgotten.
Ezra 9:7
Since the days of our fathers have we been in a great trespass unto this day; and for our iniquities have we, our kings, and our priests, been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, and to plunder, and to humiliation, as it is this day.
Isaiah 45:16
They shall be ashamed, and also confounded, all of them: they shall go in confusion together that are makers of idols.
Daniel 9:7
O Lord, righteousness belongs unto you, but unto us shame 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 countries where you have driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against you.

General references

Job 35:6
If you sin, what do you accomplish against him? or if your transgressions are multiplied, what do you do unto him?