Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Behold, he breaketh down, and it cannot be built again: he shutteth up a man, and there can be no opening.

Bible References

He breaketh

Job 9:12
Behold, he will catch and who shall turn him? and who shall say to him, What wilt thou do?
Job 11:10
If he shall pass on, and shut up, and gather together, who shall turn him back.
Isaiah 14:23
And I set it for the possession of the hedge-hog, and pools of water: and I swept her with the broom of desolation, says Jehovah of armies.
Jeremiah 51:58
Thus said Jehovah of armies: The broad walls of Babel being demolished, shall be demolished, and her high gates shall be burnt in fire; the peoples shall labor in vain, the nations for the fire, and they shall be weary.
Malachi 1:4
For Edom will say, We were broken down, and we will turn back and build the wastes; thus said Jehovah of armies: They shall build and I will pull down; and calling to them, The bound of injustice, and, The people with whom Jehovah was very angry, even to forever.

He shutteth

Job 16:11
God will shut me up to the evil one, and he will cast me into the hands of the unjust
1 Samuel 17:46
This day Jehovah will deliver thee into my hand; and I smote thee and took away thy head from off thee, and I gave the carcass of the camp of the rovers this day to the birds of the heavens, and to the beasts of the earth: and all the earth shall know that there is a God to Israel.
1 Samuel 24:18
And thou didst announce to me this day that thou didst good with me; when Jehovah shut me up in thine hand and thou killedst me not
1 Samuel 26:8
And Abishai will say to David, God shut up this day thine enemy in thy hand: and now, I will strike him now with the spear, and into the earth once, and I will not repeat to him.
Romans 11:32
For God shut them all up together in unbelief, that he might commiserate all.