Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not!

General references

Bible References

Jerusalem

Luke 19:41
When He came into full view of the city, He wept aloud over it, and exclaimed,
Matthew 23:37
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem! thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee! how often have I desired to gather thy children to me, just as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and you would not come!

Killest

Matthew 21:35
but the vine-dressers seized the servants, and one they cruelly beat, one they killed, one they pelted with stones.
Matthew 22:6
and the rest seized the king's servants, maltreated them, and murdered them.
Acts 7:52
Which of the Prophets did not your forefathers persecute? Yes, they killed those who announced beforehand the advent of the righteous One, whose betrayers and murderers you have now become--
Acts 8:1
And Saul fully approved of his murder. At this time a great persecution broke out against the Church in Jerusalem, and all except the Apostles were scattered throughout Judaea and Samaria.
Revelation 11:8
And their dead bodies are to lie in the broad street of the great city which spiritually is designated 'Sodom' and 'Egypt,' where indeed their Lord was crucified.

Thy

Luke 19:44
And they will dash thee to the ground and thy children within thee, and will not leave one stone upon another within thee; because thou hast not recognized the time of thy visitation."
Luke 23:28
But Jesus turned towards them and said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves and for your children.
Galatians 4:25
This is Hagar; for the name Hagar stands for Mount Sinai in Arabia, and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, which is in bondage together with her children.

And ye

Luke 15:28
"Then he was angry and would not go in. But his father came out and entreated him.
Matthew 22:3
and sent his servants to call the invited guests to the wedding, but they were unwilling to come.
Acts 3:14
Yes, you disowned the holy and righteous One, and asked as a favour the release of a murderer.

General references

Matthew 21:35
but the vine-dressers seized the servants, and one they cruelly beat, one they killed, one they pelted with stones.
Luke 3:20
now added this to crown all the rest, that he threw John into prison.
John 7:34
You will look for me and will not find me, and where I am you cannot come."