Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And testifiedst against them, that thou mightest bring them again unto thy law: yet they dealt proudly, and hearkened not unto thy commandments, but sinned against thy judgments, (which if a man do, he shall live in them;) and withdrew the shoulder, and hardened their neck, and would not hear.

Withdrew the shoulder

General references

Bible References

Testifiedst

Nehemiah 9:26
But they became disobedient and rebelled against You,
And cast Your law behind their backs
And killed Your prophets who had admonished them
So that they might return to You,
And they committed great blasphemies.
Deuteronomy 4:26
I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that you will surely perish quickly from the land where you are going over the Jordan to possess it. You shall not live long on it, but will be utterly destroyed.
Deuteronomy 31:21
Then it shall come about, when many evils and troubles have come upon them, that this song will testify before them as a witness (for it shall not be forgotten from the lips of their descendants); for I know their intent which they are developing today, before I have brought them into the land which I swore.”
2 Kings 17:13
Yet the Lord warned Israel and Judah through all His prophets and every seer, saying, “Turn from your evil ways and keep My commandments, My statutes according to all the law which I commanded your fathers, and which I sent to you through My servants the prophets.”
2 Chronicles 24:19
Yet He sent prophets to them to bring them back to the Lord; though they testified against them, they would not listen.
2 Chronicles 36:15
The Lord, the God of their fathers, sent word to them again and again by His messengers, because He had compassion on His people and on His dwelling place;
Jeremiah 25:3
“From the thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon, king of Judah, even to this day, these twenty-three years the word of the Lord has come to me, and I have spoken to you again and again, but you have not listened.
Hosea 6:5
Therefore I have hewn them in pieces by the prophets;
I have slain them by the words of My mouth;
And the judgments on you are like the light that goes forth.

Yet they

Nehemiah 9:10
“Then You performed signs and wonders against Pharaoh,
Against all his servants and all the people of his land;
For You knew that they acted arrogantly toward them,
And made a name for Yourself as it is this day.
Exodus 10:3
Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said to him, “Thus says the Lord, the God of the Hebrews, ‘How long will you refuse to humble yourself before Me? Let My people go, that they may serve Me.
Jeremiah 13:15
Listen and give heed, do not be haughty,
For the Lord has spoken.
Jeremiah 43:2
Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the arrogant men said to Jeremiah, “You are telling a lie! The Lord our God has not sent you to say, ‘You are not to enter Egypt to reside there’;
Jeremiah 44:10
But they have not become contrite even to this day, nor have they feared nor walked in My law or My statutes, which I have set before you and before your fathers.”’
Daniel 5:20
But when his heart was lifted up and his spirit became so proud that he behaved arrogantly, he was deposed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.
James 4:6
But He gives a greater grace. Therefore it says, “God is opposed to the proud, but gives grace to the humble.”

Which

Leviticus 18:5
So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which a man may live if he does them; I am the Lord.
Ezekiel 20:11
I gave them My statutes and informed them of My ordinances, by which, if a man observes them, he will live.
Luke 10:28
And He said to him, “You have answered correctly; do this and you will live.”
Romans 10:5
For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is based on law shall live by that righteousness.
Galatians 3:12
However, the Law is not of faith; on the contrary, “He who practices them shall live by them.”

Withdrew the shoulder

Zechariah 7:11
But they refused to pay attention and turned a stubborn shoulder and stopped their ears from hearing.

And hardened

Jeremiah 7:26
Yet they did not listen to Me or incline their ear, but stiffened their neck; they did more evil than their fathers.
Jeremiah 17:23
Yet they did not listen or incline their ears, but stiffened their necks in order not to listen or take correction.
Jeremiah 19:15
“Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Behold, I am about to bring on this city and all its towns the entire calamity that I have declared against it, because they have stiffened their necks so as not to heed My words.’”

General references

2 Chronicles 33:10
The Lord spoke to Manasseh and his people, but they paid no attention.
Psalm 78:10
They did not keep the covenant of God
And refused to walk in His law;