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;
Jephthah sent messengers to the Ammonite king, saying, "Why have you come against me to attack my land?"
2 Chronicles 21:16
The Lord stirred up against Jehoram the Philistines and the Arabs who lived beside the Cushites.
2 Chronicles 28:17
The Edomites had again invaded and defeated Judah and carried off captives.
He fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, "Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?"
This is what the Lord says: "Because Gaza has committed three crimes -- make that four! -- I will not revoke my decree of judgment. They deported a whole community and sold them to Edom.
as are those of Hamath also, which adjoins Damascus, and Tyre and Sidon, though they consider themselves to be very wise.
"This is what the sovereign Lord says: 'Edom has taken vengeance against the house of Judah; they have made themselves fully culpable by taking vengeance on them.
I will get revenge and pay them back at the time their foot slips; for the day of their disaster is near, and the impending judgment is rushing upon them!"
For the Lord has planned a day of revenge, a time when he will repay Edom for her hostility toward Zion.
He repays them for what they have done, dispensing angry judgment to his adversaries and punishing his enemies. He repays the coastlands.
Get out of Babylonia quickly, you foreign people. Flee to save your lives. Do not let yourselves be killed because of her sins. For it is time for the Lord to wreak his revenge. He will pay Babylonia back for what she has done.
Won't God give justice to his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he delay long to help them?
2 Thessalonians 1:6
For it is right for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,