Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Yea, and what have ye to do with me, O Tyre, and Zidon, and all the coasts of Palestine? will ye render me a recompence? and if ye recompense me, swiftly and speedily will I return your recompence upon your own head;
Then Jephthah sent men to the king of the children of Ammon, saying, What have you against me that you have come to make war against my land?
2 Chronicles 21:16
Then the Philistines and the Arabians, who are by Ethiopia, were moved by the Lord to make war on Jehoram;
2 Chronicles 28:17
For the Edomites had come again, attacking Judah and taking away prisoners.
And he went down on the earth, and a voice said to him, Saul, Saul, why are you attacking me so cruelly?
These are the words of the Lord: For three crimes of Gaza, and for four, I will not let its fate be changed; because they took all the people away prisoners, to give them up to Edom.
As well as Hamath, which is by its limit, and Tyre and Zidon, because they are very wise.
This is what the Lord has said: Because Edom has taken his payment from the people of Judah, and has done great wrong in taking payment from them;
Punishment is mine and reward, at the time of the slipping of their feet: for the day of their downfall is near, sudden will be their fate.
For it is the day of the Lord's punishment, when he gives payment for the wrongs done to Zion.
He will give them the right reward of their doings, wrath to his attackers, punishment to his haters, and even on the sea-lands he will send punishment.
Go in flight out of Babylon, so that every man may keep his life; do not be cut off in her evil-doing: for it is the time of the Lord's punishment; he will give her her reward.
And will not God do right in the cause of his saints, whose cries come day and night to his ears, though he is long in doing it?
2 Thessalonians 1:6
For it is an act of righteousness on God's part to give trouble as their reward to those who are troubling you,