Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then will I cause to cease from the cities of Judah, and from the streets of Jerusalem, the voice of mirth, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride: for the land shall be desolate.

Bible References

To cease

Jeremiah 16:9
For thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: “Behold, I am going to eliminate from this place, before your eyes and in your time, the voice of rejoicing and the voice of gladness, the voice of the groom and the voice of the bride.
Jeremiah 25:10
Moreover, I will take from them the voice of joy and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the sound of the millstones and the light of the lamp.
Jeremiah 33:10
“Thus says the Lord, ‘Yet again there will be heard in this place, of which you say, “It is a waste, without man and without beast,” that is, in the cities of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem that are desolate, without man and without inhabitant and without beast,
Isaiah 24:7
The new wine mourns,
The vine decays,
All the merry-hearted sigh.
Ezekiel 26:13
So I will silence the sound of your songs, and the sound of your harps will be heard no more.
Hosea 2:11
“I will also put an end to all her gaiety,
Her feasts, her new moons, her sabbaths
And all her festal assemblies.
Revelation 18:23
and the light of a lamp will not shine in you any longer; and the voice of the bridegroom and bride will not be heard in you any longer; for your merchants were the great men of the earth, because all the nations were deceived by your sorcery.

For

Jeremiah 4:27
For thus says the Lord,
“The whole land shall be a desolation,
Yet I will not execute a complete destruction.
Leviticus 26:33
You, however, I will scatter among the nations and will draw out a sword after you, as your land becomes desolate and your cities become waste.
Isaiah 1:7
Your land is desolate,
Your cities are burned with fire,
Your fields—strangers are devouring them in your presence;
It is desolation, as overthrown by strangers.
Isaiah 3:26
And her gates will lament and mourn,
And deserted she will sit on the ground.
Isaiah 6:11
Then I said, “Lord, how long?” And He answered,
“Until cities are devastated and without inhabitant,
Houses are without people
And the land is utterly desolate,
Micah 7:13
And the earth will become desolate because of her inhabitants,
On account of the fruit of their deeds.

General references

Isaiah 24:8
The gaiety of tambourines ceases,
The noise of revelers stops,
The gaiety of the harp ceases.
Jeremiah 8:1
“At that time,” declares the Lord, “they will bring out the bones of the kings of Judah and the bones of its princes, and the bones of the priests and the bones of the prophets, and the bones of the inhabitants of Jerusalem from their graves.
Ezekiel 26:13
So I will silence the sound of your songs, and the sound of your harps will be heard no more.