Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And thou, Capernaum, which art exalted unto heaven, shalt be brought down to hell: for if the mighty works, which have been done in thee, had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day.

Bible References

Which art

Isaiah 14:13
You said to yourself:
“I will ascend to the heavens;
I will set up my throne
above the stars of God.
I will sit on the mount of the gods’ assembly,
in the remotest parts of the North.
Lamentations 2:1
How the Lord has overshadowed
Daughter Zion with His anger!
He has thrown down Israel’s glory
from heaven to earth.
He has abandoned His footstool
in the day of His anger.
Ezekiel 28:12
“Son of man, lament for the king of Tyre and say to him: This is what the Lord God says:

You were the seal of perfection,
full of wisdom and perfect in beauty.
Ezekiel 31:16
I made the nations quake at the sound of its downfall, when I threw it down to Sheol to be with those who descend to the Pit. Then all the trees of Eden, all the well-watered trees, the choice and best of Lebanon, were comforted in the underworld.
Obadiah 1:4
Though you seem to soar like an eagle
and make your nest among the stars,
even from there I will bring you down.
This is the Lord’s declaration.
Luke 14:11
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted.”
2 Peter 2:4
For if God didn’t spare the angels who sinned but threw them down into Tartarus and delivered them to be kept in chains of darkness until judgment;

In sodom

Genesis 13:13
Now the men of Sodom were evil, sinning greatly against the Lord.
Genesis 19:24
Then out of the sky the Lord rained burning sulfur on Sodom and Gomorrah from the Lord.
Ezekiel 16:48
“As I live”—the declaration of the Lord God—“your sister Sodom and her daughters have not behaved as you and your daughters have.
Jude 1:7
In the same way, Sodom and Gomorrah and the cities around them committed sexual immorality and practiced perversions, just as angels did, and serve as an example by undergoing the punishment of eternal fire.
Revelation 11:8
Their dead bodies will lie in the public square of the great city, which prophetically is called Sodom and Egypt, where also their Lord was crucified.

General references

Genesis 19:5
They called out to Lot and said, “Where are the men who came to you tonight? Send them out to us so we can have sex with them!”
Luke 17:29
But on the day Lot left Sodom, fire and sulfur rained from heaven and destroyed them all.
John 4:30
They left the town and made their way to Him.
John 10:37
If I am not doing My Father’s works, don’t believe Me.

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