Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Let them curse it that curse the day, who are ready to raise up their mourning.

Their mourning

Bible References

Who are ready

2 Chronicles 35:25
And Jeremiah chanted a dirge over Josiah, and all the singing men and singing women in their dirges have spoken concerning Josiah, until this day, and they appointed them by statute for Israel, - and, there they are, written among the dirges.
Jeremiah 9:17
Thus, saith Yahweh of hosts, Consider ye diligently and call for the wailing women that they may come, - And unto the wise women, send ye, that they may come;
Amos 5:16
Therefore, thus, saith Yahweh, God of hosts, My Lord, In all broadways, shall be lamentation, and, in all streets, shall they say, Alas! Alas! And they shall call the husbandman unto the mourning, and, unto the lamentation, them who know a wailing song;
Matthew 11:17
say, We played the flute to you, and ye danced not, - we sang a lament, and ye beat not the breast.
Mark 5:38
And they come into the house of the synagogue-ruler, and he observeth a tumult, and persons weeping and wailing greatly;

Their mourning

Job 41:1
Canst thou draw out the Crocodile with a fish-hook? Or, with a cord, canst thou fasten down his tongue?