Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


Luke 19:41
And, when He came near, seeing the city, He wept over it,
Matthew 23:37
Jerusalem! Jerusalem! that kills the prophets, and stones those sent to her! how often did I wish to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!


Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen, taking his servants, one, indeed, they beat; and one they killed; and one they stoned.
Matthew 22:6
and the rest, having laid hold on his servants, maltreated and slew them.
Acts 7:52
Which of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? And they killed those who declared beforehand concerning the coming of the Righteous One??f Whom just now ye became the betrayers and murderers;
Acts 8:1
And Saul was approving of his death. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the assembly which was in Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the countries of Judaea and Samaria, except the apostles.
Revelation 11:8
And their corpses will lie on the street of the great city, which, spiritually, is called Sodom and Egypt, where their Lord also was crucified.


Luke 19:44
and they will dash you to the ground, and your children within you; and shall not leave in you a stone upon a stone; because you knew not the season of your visitation."
Luke 23:28
But, turning towards them, Jesus said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for Me; but weep for yourselves, and for your children;
Galatians 4:25
(for the word Hagar is mount Sinai in Arabia), and corresponds to the present Jerusalem; for she is in bondage with her children.

And ye

Luke 15:28
But he was angry, and was not willing to go in; but his father, coming out, kept entreating him.
Matthew 22:3
And he sent forth his servants to call those who had been invited to the marriage feast, and they were not willing to come.
Acts 3:14
but ye denied the Holy and Righteous One, and asked that a man?? murderer??e granted to you;

General references

Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen, taking his servants, one, indeed, they beat; and one they killed; and one they stoned.
Luke 3:20
added this also to them all, that he shut up John in prison.
John 7:34
Ye will seek Me, and will not find Me; and, where I am, ye cannot come."