Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The men of Nineveh shall rise in judgment with this generation, and shall condemn it: because they repented at the preaching of Jonas; and, behold, a greater than Jonas is here.

General references

Bible References

Men

Luke 11:32
The men of Nineveh will rise up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, because they repented at Jonah’s proclamation, and look—something greater than Jonah is here!

Rise

Matthew 12:42
The queen of the south will rise up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, because she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and look—something greater than Solomon is here!
Isaiah 54:17
No weapon formed against you will succeed,
and you will refute any accusation
raised against you in court.
This is the heritage of the Lord’s servants,
and their righteousness is from Me.”
This is the Lord’s declaration.
Jeremiah 3:11
The Lord announced to me, “Unfaithful Israel has shown herself more righteous than treacherous Judah.
Ezekiel 16:51
But Samaria did not commit even half your sins. You have multiplied your detestable practices beyond theirs and made your sisters appear righteous by all the detestable things you have committed.
Romans 2:27
A man who is physically uncircumcised, but who fulfills the law, will judge you who are a lawbreaker in spite of having the letter of the law and circumcision.
Hebrews 11:7
By faith Noah, after he was warned about what was not yet seen and motivated by godly fear, built an ark to deliver his family. By faith he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.

This

Matthew 12:39
But He answered them, “An evil and adulterous generation demands a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah.
Matthew 16:4
An evil and adulterous generation demands a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah.” Then He left them and went away.
Matthew 17:17
Jesus replied, “You unbelieving and rebellious generation! How long will I be with you? How long must I put up with you? Bring him here to Me.”
Matthew 23:36
I assure you: All these things will come on this generation!

Behold

Matthew 12:6
But I tell you that something greater than the temple is here!
John 3:31
The One who comes from above is above all. The one who is from the earth is earthly and speaks in earthly terms. The One who comes from heaven is above all.
John 4:12
You aren’t greater than our father Jacob, are You? He gave us the well and drank from it himself, as did his sons and livestock.”
John 8:53
Are You greater than our father Abraham who died? Even the prophets died. Who do You pretend to be?”
Hebrews 3:5
Moses was faithful as a servant in all God’s household, as a testimony to what would be said in the future.

General references

Matthew 12:6
But I tell you that something greater than the temple is here!
Luke 11:30
For just as Jonah became a sign to the people of Nineveh, so also the Son of Man will be to this generation.
John 4:30
They left the town and made their way to Him.

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