Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Ye have said, It is vain to serve God: and what profit is it that we have kept his ordinance, and that we have walked mournfully before the LORD of hosts?

Bible References

It is

Job 21:14
And they say unto God, Depart from us; For we desire not the knowledge of thy ways.
Job 22:17
Who said unto God, Depart from us; And, What can the Almighty do for us?
Job 34:9
For he hath said, It profiteth a man nothing That he should delight himself with God.
Job 35:3
That thou sayest, What advantage will it be unto thee? And , What profit shall I have, more than if I had sinned?
Psalm 73:8
They scoff, and in wickedness utter oppression: They speak loftily.
Isaiah 58:3
Wherefore have we fasted,'say they , and thou seest not? wherefore have we afflicted our soul, and thou takest no knowledge? Behold, in the day of your fast ye find your own pleasure, and exact all your labors.
Zephaniah 1:12
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps; and I will punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, Jehovah will not do good, neither will he do evil.

And that

Isaiah 58:3
Wherefore have we fasted,'say they , and thou seest not? wherefore have we afflicted our soul, and thou takest no knowledge? Behold, in the day of your fast ye find your own pleasure, and exact all your labors.
Joel 2:12
Yet even now, saith Jehovah, turn ye unto me with all your heart, and with fasting, and with weeping, and with mourning:
Zechariah 7:3
and to speak unto the priests of the house of Jehovah of hosts, and to the prophets, saying, Should I weep in the fifth month, separating myself, as I have done these so many years?
James 4:9
Be afflicted, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and your joy to heaviness.

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