Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when the people complained, it displeased the LORD: and the LORD heard it; and his anger was kindled; and the fire of the LORD burnt among them, and consumed them that were in the uttermost parts of the camp.

The uttermost

Bible References

And when

Numbers 10:33
So then they went forward, from the mountain of Yahweh, a journey of three days, - and the ark of the covenant of Yahweh, was going before them a journey of three days, to search out for them a resting-place,
Numbers 20:2
And there was no water for the assembly, - so they gathered together against Moses and against Aaron.
Numbers 21:5
So then the people spake against God and against Moses, Wherefore have ye brought us up out of Egypt, to die in the desert? for there is neither bread nor water, and our soul, doth loathe this contemptible bread!
Exodus 15:23
and, when they came in towards Marah they could not drink the waters of Marah, for they were bitter, - for this taut, was the name thereof called Marah.
Exodus 16:2
Then did all the assembly of the sons of Israel murmur against Moses and against Aaron in the desert;
Exodus 17:2
And the people found fault with Moses, and said - Give us water, that we may drink. And Moses said to them, Why should ye find fault with me? Why should ye put Yahweh to the proof?
Deuteronomy 9:22
Also, at Taberah, and at Massah, and at Kibroth-hataavah, a cause of provocation, became ye unto Yahweh.
Lamentations 3:39
Why should a living son of earth complain, Let a man complain because of his sins?
1 Corinthians 10:10
Neither be ye murmuring, even, as some of them, murmured, and perished by the destroyer.
Jude 1:16
These, are murmurers, complainers, according to their covetings, going on, - and, their mouth, speaketh great swelling words, - holding persons in admiration, for profit's sake.


Genesis 38:10
And it was displeasing, in the eyes of Yahweh what he had done, - so he put, him also, to death,
2 Samuel 11:27
And, when the time of mourning had passed, David sent and received her into his house, and she became his wife, and bare him a son. But the thing which David had done was wicked in the eyes of Yahweh.

And the fire

Numbers 16:35
Fire also came forth, from Yahweh, - and consumed the two hundred and fifty men, who offered the incense.
Leviticus 10:2
Then came there forth fire from before Yahweh, and consumed them, - and they died before Yahweh.
Deuteronomy 32:22
For, a fire, is kindled in mine anger, And shall burn as far as hades beneath, - And consume the earth with her produce, And set ablaze the foundations of the mountains:
2 Kings 1:12
And Elijah responded and said unto them - If, a man of God, I am, let fire come down out of the heavens, and devour thee and thy fifty. And there came down a fire of God, out of the heavens, and devoured him and his fifty.
Job 1:16
Yet was this one speaking, when, another, came in and said, - A fire of God, fell out of the heavens, and burned up the sheep and the young men, and consumed them; and escaped am, only I alone, to tell thee.
Psalm 78:21
Therefore, Yahweh hearkened, and became wroth, - And, a fire, was kindled against Jacob, Moreover also, anger, mounted against Israel;
Psalm 106:18
Then was kindled a fire in their assembly, - a flame, consumed the lawless ones.
Isaiah 30:33
For there hath been set in order, beforehand a Topheth, Yea, the same, for the king, hath been prepared He hath made it deep - made it large, - The circumference thereof is for fire and wood in abundance, the breath of Yahweh, like a torrent of brimstone, is ready to kindle it.
Isaiah 33:14
Terror-stricken in Zion, - are sinners, Shuddering hath seized the impious, - Who among us can sojourn with a fire that devoureth? Who among us can sojourn with burnings age-abiding?
Nahum 1:5
Mountains, have trembled because of him, and, the hills, have melted, - and the earth, hath lifted itself up, at his presence, the world also, and all who dwell therein.
Mark 9:43
And, if thy hand shall cause thee to stumble, cut it off, - it is, seemly, for thee, maimed, to enter into life, rather than having, the two hands, to depart into the gehenna, into the fire that is not quenched;
Hebrews 12:29
For, even our God, is a consuming fire.

The uttermost

Deuteronomy 25:18
how he encountered thee by the way and cut off in thy rear all the worn-out behind thee, thou thyself, being weary and worn, - how he feared not God.

General references

Exodus 15:24
So the people murmured against Moses - saying, What are we to drink?
Numbers 12:9
And the anger of Yahweh kindled upon theme and he departed.
Numbers 14:1
Then did all the assembly lift up, and give forth their voice, - and the people wept throughout that night.
Hebrews 12:29
For, even our God, is a consuming fire.