Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then I contended with the nobles of Judah, and said unto them, What evil thing is this that ye do, and profane the sabbath day?

Bible References

I contended

Nehemiah 13:11
So I reprimanded the officials and said, “Why is the house of God forsaken?” Then I gathered them together and restored them to their posts.
Nehemiah 5:7
I consulted with myself and contended with the nobles and the rulers and said to them, “You are exacting usury, each from his brother!” Therefore, I held a great assembly against them.
Psalm 82:1
A Psalm of Asaph.
God takes His stand in His own congregation;
He judges in the midst of the rulers.
Proverbs 28:4
Those who forsake the law praise the wicked,
But those who keep the law strive with them.
Isaiah 1:10
Hear the word of the Lord,
You rulers of Sodom;
Give ear to the instruction of our God,
You people of Gomorrah.
Jeremiah 5:5
“I will go to the great
And will speak to them,
For they know the way of the Lord
And the ordinance of their God.”
But they too, with one accord, have broken the yoke
And burst the bonds.
Jeremiah 13:18
Say to the king and the queen mother,
Take a lowly seat,
For your beautiful crown
Has come down from your head.”
Jeremiah 22:2
and say, ‘Hear the word of the Lord, O king of Judah, who sits on David’s throne, you and your servants and your people who enter these gates.
Micah 3:1
And I said,
Hear now, heads of Jacob
And rulers of the house of Israel.
Is it not for you to know justice?