Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Even the sea monsters draw out the breast, they give suck to their young ones: the daughter of my people is become cruel, like the ostriches in the wilderness.
See, O LORD, and behold to whom thou have done thus! Shall the women eat their fruit, the sons who are dandled in the hands? Shall the priest and the prophet be slain in the sanctuary of LORD?
The hands of the pitiful women have boiled their own children. They were their food in the destruction of the daughter of my people.
And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters ye shall eat.
And they shall besiege thee in all thy gates, until thy high and fortified walls come down, in which thou trusted, throughout all thy land. And they shall besiege thee in all thy gates throughout all thy land, which LORD thy God ha
2 Kings 6:26
And as the king of Israel was passing by upon the wall, a woman cried out to him, saying, Help, my lord, O king.
Can a woman forget her sucking child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? Yea, these may forget, yet I will not forget thee.
And I will cause them to eat the flesh of their sons and the flesh of their daughters. And they shall eat each one the flesh of his friend, in the siege and in the distress with which their enemies, and those who seek their life, s
Therefore the fathers shall eat the sons in the midst of thee, and the sons shall eat their fathers. And I will execute judgments on thee, and I will scatter to all the winds the whole remnant of thee.
But having turning to them, Jesus said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, instead weep for yourselves and for your children.
The wings of the ostrich wave proudly, [but] are they the pinions and plumage of love?
without understanding, untrustworthy, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful.