Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

They are like unto children sitting in the marketplace, and calling one to another, and saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have not danced; we have mourned to you, and ye have not wept.

Children

Bible References

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Proverbs 17:16
Why is there a price in the hand of a fool to buy wisdom,
When he has no sense?
Isaiah 28:9
“To whom would He teach knowledge,
And to whom would He interpret the message?
Those just weaned from milk?
Those just taken from the breast?
Isaiah 29:11
The entire vision will be to you like the words of a sealed book, which when they give it to the one who is literate, saying, “Please read this,” he will say, “I cannot, for it is sealed.”
Jeremiah 5:3
O Lord, do not Your eyes look for truth?
You have smitten them,
But they did not weaken;
You have consumed them,
But they refused to take correction.
They have made their faces harder than rock;
They have refused to repent.
Matthew 11:16
“But to what shall I compare this generation? It is like children sitting in the market places, who call out to the other children,

Children

Zechariah 8:5
And the streets of the city will be filled with boys and girls playing in its streets.’