Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Why do ye persecute me as God, and are not satisfied with my flesh?

Bible References

Persecute

Job 10:16
‘Should my head be lifted up, You would hunt me like a lion;
And again You would show Your power against me.
Job 16:13
“His arrows surround me.
Without mercy He splits my kidneys open;
He pours out my gall on the ground.
Psalm 69:26
For they have persecuted him whom You Yourself have smitten,
And they tell of the pain of those whom You have wounded.

And are not

Job 2:5
However, put forth Your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh; he will curse You to Your face.”
Job 31:31
“Have the men of my tent not said,
‘Who can find one who has not been satisfied with his meat’?
Isaiah 51:23
“I will put it into the hand of your tormentors,
Who have said to you, ‘Lie down that we may walk over you.’
You have even made your back like the ground
And like the street for those who walk over it.”
Micah 3:3
Who eat the flesh of my people,
Strip off their skin from them,
Break their bones
And chop them up as for the pot
And as meat in a kettle.”