Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land which I give you, then shall the land keep a sabbath unto the LORD.

Bible References

When ye

Leviticus 14:34
"When you enter the land of Canaan, which I give you for a possession, and I put a mark of leprosy on a house in the land of your possession,
Deuteronomy 32:8
"When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, When He separated the sons of man, He set the boundaries of the peoples According to the number of the sons of Israel.
Deuteronomy 34:4
Then the LORD said to him, "This is the land which I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, 'I will give it to your descendants'; I have let you see it with your eyes, but you shall not go over there."
Psalm 24:1
The earth is the LORD'S, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it.
Psalm 115:16
The heavens are the heavens of the LORD, But the earth He has given to the sons of men.
Isaiah 8:8
"Then it will sweep on into Judah, it will overflow and pass through, It will reach even to the neck; And the spread of its wings will fill the breadth of your land, O Immanuel.
Jeremiah 27:5
"I have made the earth, the men and the beasts which are on the face of the earth by My great power and by My outstretched arm, and I will give it to the one who is pleasing in My sight.

A sabbath

Leviticus 26:34
'Then the land will enjoy its sabbaths all the days of the desolation, while you are in your enemies' land; then the land will rest and enjoy its sabbaths.
Exodus 23:10
"You shall sow your land for six years and gather in its yield,
2 Chronicles 36:21
to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed its sabbaths All the days of its desolation it kept sabbath until seventy years were complete.

General references

Numbers 15:2
"Speak to the sons of Israel and say to them, 'When you enter the land where you are to live, which I am giving you,
Numbers 35:10
"Speak to the sons of Israel and say to them, 'When you cross the Jordan into the land of Canaan,
Deuteronomy 15:1
"At the end of every seven years you shall grant a remission of debts.