Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Hear ye, O mountains, the LORD'S controversy, and ye strong foundations of the earth: for the LORD hath a controversy with his people, and he will plead with Israel.

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A controversy

Isaiah 1:18
“Come, let us discuss this,”
says the Lord.
“Though your sins are like scarlet,
they will be as white as snow;
though they are as red as crimson,
they will be like wool.
Isaiah 5:3
So now, residents of Jerusalem
and men of Judah,
please judge between Me
and My vineyard.
Isaiah 43:26
Take Me to court; let us argue our case together.
State your case, so that you may be vindicated.
Jeremiah 2:9
Therefore, I will bring a case against you again.
This is the Lord’s declaration.
I will bring a case against your children’s children.
Jeremiah 25:31
The tumult reaches to the ends of the earth
because the Lord brings a case against the nations.
He enters into judgment with all flesh.
As for the wicked, He hands them over to the sword—
this is the Lord’s declaration.
Ezekiel 20:35
I will lead you into the wilderness of the peoples and enter into judgment with you there face to face.
Hosea 4:1
Hear the word of the Lord, people of Israel,
for the Lord has a case
against the inhabitants of the land:
There is no truth, no faithful love,
and no knowledge of God in the land!
Hosea 12:2
The Lord also has a dispute with Judah.
He is about to punish Jacob according to his ways;
He will repay him based on his actions.

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Jeremiah 2:12
Be horrified at this, heavens;
be shocked and utterly appalled.
This is the Lord’s declaration.
Jeremiah 22:29
Earth, earth, earth,
hear the word of the Lord!

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