Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thus saith the LORD of hosts, Consider ye, and call for the mourning women, that they may come; and send for cunning women, that they may come:

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2 Chronicles 35:25
And Jeremiah lamented for Josiah. And all the singing men and singing women spoke of Josiah in their lamentations to this day. And they made them an ordinance in Israel, and, behold, they are written in the lamentations.
Job 3:8
Let them curse it who curse the day, who are ready to rouse up leviathan.
Ecclesiastes 12:5
yea, they shall be afraid of height, and terrors [shall be] in the way, and the almond tree shall blossom, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail, because man goes to his everlasting home, and the mourners go
Amos 5:16
Therefore thus says LORD, the God of hosts, LORD: Wailing shall be in all the broad ways. And they shall say in all the streets, Alas! Alas! And they shall call the husbandman to mourning, and such as are skilful in lamentation to
Matthew 9:23
And Jesus having come into the ruler's house, and having seen the minstrels, and the crowd making a commotion,
Mark 5:38
And he comes to the house of the synagogue ruler, and sees a commotion, much weeping and wailing.

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Ezekiel 27:2
And thou, son of man, take up a lamentation over Tyre,
Ezekiel 32:16
This is the lamentation with which they shall lament. The daughters of the nations shall lament with that over Egypt, and over all her multitude. They shall lament with that, says lord LORD.