Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The LORD'S voice crieth unto the city, and the man of wisdom shall see thy name: hear ye the rod, and who hath appointed it.
Therefore for your sake Zion shall be plowed as a field, and Jerusalem shall become heaps, and the mountain of the house as the high places of a forest.
The waste city is broken down. Every house is shut up, that no man may come in.
For the fortified city is solitary, a habitation deserted and forsaken like the wilderness. There the calf shall feed, and there he shall lay down, and consume the branches of it.
Thorns and briers shall come up on the land of my people, yea, upon all the houses of joy in the joyous city.
The voice said, Cry. And he said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness of it is as the flower of the field.
A voice of tumult from the city, a voice from the temple, a voice of LORD who renders recompense to his enemies.
and shall say to them, Thus says LORD of hosts: Even so I will break this people and this city, as a potter's vessel is broken, that cannot be made whole again. And they shall bury in Topheth till there be no place to bury.
then I will make this house like Shiloh, and will make this city a curse to all the nations of the earth.
And the Chaldeans shall come again, and fight against this city, and they shall take it, and burn it with fire.
Samaria shall bear her guilt, for she has rebelled against her God. They shall fall by the sword. Their infants shall be dashed in pieces, and their women with child shall be ripped up.
But I will send a fire upon Judah, and it shall devour the palaces of Jerusalem.
The lion has roared, who will not fear? Lord LORD has spoken, who can but prophesy?
Woe to those who are at ease in Zion, and to those who are secure in the mountain of Samaria, the notable men of the chief of the nations, to whom the house of Israel come!
And Jonah began to enter into the city a day's journey. And he cried out, and said, Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown.
She obeyed not the voice. She received not correction. She trusted not in LORD. She did not draw near to her God.
2 Kings 22:11
And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he tore his clothes.
He who is wise will give heed to these things, and they will consider the loving kindnesses of LORD.
A prudent man sees the evil, and hides himself, but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
LORD, thy hand is lifted up, yet they do not see. But they shall see [thy] zeal for the people, and be put to shame. Yea, fire shall devour thine adversaries.
Who is wise, that he may understand these things, prudent, that he may know them? For the ways of LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them. But transgressors shall fall therein.
The man of wisdom shall see thy name
And LORD descended in the cloud, and stood with him there, and proclaimed the name of LORD.
LORD has made himself known. He has executed justice. The wicked man is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
As is thy name, O God, so is thy praise to the ends of the earth. Thy right hand is full of righteousness.
that they may know that thou alone, whose name is LORD, are the Most High over all the earth.
Behold, the name of LORD comes from far, burning with his anger, and in thick rising smoke. His lips are full of indignation, and his tongue is as a devouring fire,
2 Samuel 21:1
And there was a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David sought the face of LORD. And LORD said, It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he put to death the Gibeonites.
For affliction does not come forth from the dust, nor does trouble spring out of the ground,
I will say to God, Do not condemn me. Show me why thou contend with me.
Yet the people have not turned to him who smote them, nor have they sought LORD of hosts.
Ho, Assyrian, the rod of my anger, the staff in whose hand is my indignation!
If I go forth into the field, then, behold, the slain with the sword! And if I enter into the city, then, behold, those who are sick with famine! For both the prophet and the priest go about in the land, and have no knowledge.
Why does a living man complain, a man for the punishment of his sins?
And LORD utters his voice before his army, for his camp is very great. For he is strong who executes his word. For the day of LORD is great and very fearful, and who can abide it?
And I also have given you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places, yet ye have not returned to me, says LORD.
And the people of Nineveh believed God, and they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
Now therefore thus says LORD of hosts: Consider your ways.
As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. Be zealous therefore, and repent.