Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The hands of the pitiful women have sodden their own children: they were their meat in the destruction of the daughter of my people.


General references

Bible References


Lamentations 4:3
Even wild dogs, draw out the breast, give suck to their whelps - The daughter of my people, hath become cruel, like the ostriches in the desert.
Lamentations 2:20
See, O Yahweh, and do consider, to whom thou hast acted thus severely, - Will women, devour, their own fruit - the children they have dandled? Shall priest and prophet, be slain in the sanctuary of My Lord?
2 Kings 6:26
And so it was that, as the king of Israel was passing by on the wall, a woman, made outcry unto him, saying - Save, my lord, O king!


Isaiah 49:15
Can, a woman, forget, her sucking child, Past taking compassion on the son of her womb? Even these, may forget, Yet will, I, not forget, thee:


Lamentations 3:48
With streams of water, mine eye runneth down, over the grievous injury of the daughter of my people.
Deuteronomy 28:56
The tender and delicate woman among you who hath never adventured the sole of her foot to set it upon the ground, through delicateness and through tenderness, her eye shall be jealous of the husband of her bosom, and of her own son, and of her own daughter;
2 Kings 6:29
So we cooked my son, and did eat him, - and I said unto her, on the next day, Give thy son, that we may eat him; But she had hid her son.

General references

Matthew 24:19
But alas! for the women with child, and for them that are giving suck, in those days;
Mark 13:17
But alas for the women with child, and for them who are giving suck, - in those days.