Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Fill ye up then the measure of your fathers.

General references

Bible References

The measure

Genesis 15:16
And in the fourth generation they will come back here; for at present the sin of the Amorite is not full.
Numbers 32:14
And now you have come to take the place of your fathers, another generation of sinners, increasing the wrath of the Lord against Israel.
Zechariah 5:6
And I said, What is it? And he said, This is an ephah which is going out. And he said further, This is their evil-doing in all the land.

General references

Psalm 106:6
We are sinners like our fathers, we have done wrong, our acts are evil.
Luke 3:20
Did this most evil thing of all, and had John shut up in prison.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain