Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 are come into the land of Canaan, which I give to you for a possession, and I put the disease of leprosy in a house of the land of your possession;
Deuteronomy 32:8
When the Most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel.
Deuteronomy 34:4
And the LORD said unto him, This is the land which I swore unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, saying, I will give it unto your descendants: I have caused you to see it with your eyes, but you shall not go over there.
Psalm 24:1
[A Psalm of David.] The earth is the LORD'S, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.
Psalm 115:16
The heaven, even the heavens, are the LORD's: but the earth has he given to the children of men.
Isaiah 8:8
And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and pass over, he shall reach up to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of your land, O Immanuel.
Jeremiah 27:5
I have made the earth, the man and the beast that are upon the ground, by my great power and by my outstretched arm, and have given it unto whom it seemed right unto me.

A sabbath

Leviticus 26:34
Then shall the land enjoy its sabbaths, as long as it lies desolate, and you be in your enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, and enjoy its sabbaths.
Exodus 23:10
And six years you shall sow your land, and shall gather in the fruits of it:
2 Chronicles 36:21
To fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed its sabbaths: for as long as it lay desolate it kept sabbath, to fulfill threescore and ten years.

General references

Numbers 15:2
Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When you have come into the land of your habitations, which I give unto you,
Numbers 35:10
Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When you are come over Jordan into the land of Canaan;
Deuteronomy 15:1
At the end of every seven years you shall make a release.