Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Some remove the landmarks; they violently take away flocks, and feed thereof.

Violently

General references

Bible References

Landmarks

Deuteronomy 19:14
Thou shall not remove thy neighbor's landmark, which they of old time have set, in thine inheritance which thou shall inherit, in the land that LORD thy God gives thee to possess it.
Deuteronomy 27:17
Cursed be he who removes his neighbor's landmark. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Proverbs 22:28
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.
Hosea 5:10
The rulers of Judah are like those who remove the landmark. I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.

Violently

Job 1:15
and the Sabeans fell [upon them], and took them away. Yea, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword, and only I alone have escaped to tell thee.
Job 5:5
whose harvest the hungry eat up, and takes it even out of the thorns, and the snare gapes for their substance.

General references

Proverbs 1:13
We shall find all precious substance. We shall fill our houses with spoil.