Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the LORD hath turned away the excellency of Jacob, as the excellency of Israel: for the emptiers have emptied them out, and marred their vine branches.

Excellency of jacob as the excellency

Bible References


Isaiah 10:5
O Assyrian, rod and staff of my anger, in thy hand have I placed my indignation.
Jeremiah 25:29
For, Behold, I begin to bring evil upon the city which is called by my name, and should ye only be absolved? Ye shall not be absolved, for I bring the sword upon all the inhabitants of the earth, said the LORD of the hosts.

Excellency of jacob as the excellency

Zephaniah 3:11
In that day thou shalt not be ashamed for any of thy doings, in which thou hast rebelled against me, for then I will take away out of the midst of thee those that rejoice in thy pride, and thou shalt no longer be haughty because of the mountain of my holiness.


Genesis 49:22
Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a fountain, whose daughters run over the wall.
Psalm 80:12
Why hast thou then broken down her hedges, so that all those who pass by the way pluck her?
Jeremiah 49:9
If grapegatherers came against thee, would they not leave some gleaning grapes? If thieves by night, they will take what they have need of.
Hosea 10:1
Israel is an empty vine. Shall he bring forth fruit unto himself? According to the multiplication of his fruit he has multiplied altars; according to the goodness of his land they have bettered their statues.