Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Did not your fathers thus, and did not our God bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city? yet ye bring more wrath upon Israel by profaning the sabbath.
Did not your
After all that has come upon us for our evil deeds and
our great guilt, since You our God have requited us less than our iniquities deserve, and have given us an escaped remnant as this,
Thus says the Lord, “
Take heed for yourselves, and do not carry any load on the sabbath day or bring anything in through the gates of Jerusalem.
Have you forgotten the
wickedness of your fathers, the wickedness of the kings of Judah, and the wickedness of their wives, your own wickedness, and the wickedness of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
She did not forsake her harlotries
from the time in Egypt; for in her youth men had lain with her, and they handled her virgin bosom and poured out their lust on her.
“Do not be
like your fathers, to whom the former prophets proclaimed, saying, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, “ Return now from your evil ways and from your evil deeds.”’ But they did not listen or give heed to Me,” declares the Lord.
Ye bring more
If also after these things you do not obey Me, then I will punish you
seven times more for your sins.
Now behold, you have risen up in your fathers’ place, a brood of sinful men, to add still more to the burning
anger of the Lord against Israel.
the iniquity of Peor enough for us, from which we have not cleansed ourselves to this day, although a plague came on the congregation of the Lord,