Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He rebuketh the sea, and maketh it dry, and drieth up all the rivers: Bashan languisheth, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon languisheth.

Bible References


Job 38:11
and said, This far thou shall come, but no further, and here thy proud waves shall be stayed?
Psalm 104:7
At thy rebuke they fled. At the voice of thy thunder they hastened away.
Psalm 106:9
He also rebuked the Red Sea, and it was dried up. So he led them through the depths as through a wilderness.
Psalm 114:3
The sea saw it, and fled. The Jordan was driven back.
Isaiah 50:2
Why, when I came, was there no man? When I called, was there none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? Or have I no power to deliver? Behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea. I make the rivers a wilderness.
Isaiah 51:10
Is it not thou who dried up the sea, the waters of the great deep, who made the depths of the sea a way for the redeemed to pass over?
Amos 5:8
[seek him] who makes the Pleiades and Orion, and turns the shadow of death into the morning, and makes the day dark with night, who calls for the waters of the sea, and pours them out upon the face of the earth (LORD is his name),
Matthew 8:26
And he says to them, Why are ye cowardly, O ye of little faith? Then after rising, he rebuked the winds and the sea, and there became a great calm.

And drieth

Joshua 3:13
And it shall come to pass, when the soles of the feet of the priests who bear the ark of LORD, the Lord of all the earth, shall rest in the waters of the Jordan, that the waters of the Jordan shall be cut off, even the waters that
Psalm 74:15
Thou split fountain and flood. Thou dried up mighty rivers.
Isaiah 19:5
And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and become dry.
Isaiah 44:27
who says to the deep, Be dry, and I will dry up thy rivers,
Ezekiel 30:12
And I will make the rivers dry, and will sell the land into the hand of evil men. And I will make the land desolate, and all that is therein, by the hand of strangers. I, LORD, have spoken it.


Isaiah 33:9
The land mourns and languishes. Lebanon is confounded and withers away. Sharon is like a desert, and Bashan and Carmel shake off [their leaves].
Amos 1:2
And he said, LORD will roar from Zion, and utter his voice from Jerusalem, and the pastures of the shepherds shall mourn, and the top of Carmel shall wither.

General references

Psalm 89:9
Thou rule the pride of the sea. When the waves of it arise, thou still them.
Isaiah 42:15
I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs. And I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.
Jeremiah 23:19
Behold, the tempest of LORD, wrath, has gone forth, yea, a whirling tempest. It shall burst upon the head of the wicked.