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
And they will remove from the mountain of God, a way of three days: and the ark of the covenant of Jehovah removed before them, a way of three days, to search out for them a rest
Numbers 20:2
And there was not water for the assembly: and they will gather together against Moses and against Aaron.
Numbers 21:5
And the people will speak against God, and against Moses, For what brought ye us up from Egypt to die in the desert? for no bread, and no water; and our soul loathed upon this light bread.
Exodus 15:23
And they will come to Marah, and they will not be able to drink the waters of Marah, for they are bitter: for this he called the name bitterness.
Exodus 16:2
And all the assembly of the sons of Israel will murmur against Moses and against Aaron in the desert
Exodus 17:2
And the people contended with Moses, and they will say, Give to us water and we will drink. And Moses will say to them, Why will ye contend with me, and why will ye tempt Jehovah?
Deuteronomy 9:22
And in Taberah and in Massah, and in Kibroth Hatavah, ye were provoking Jehovah to anger.
Lamentations 3:39
Why shall a living man murmur? a man for his sin?
1 Corinthians 10:10
Neither do ye murmur, as also some of them murmured, and were destroyed by the destroyer.
Jude 1:16
These are murmurers, discontented, going according to their eager desires; and their mouth speaks exceeding bulky things, admiring faces on account of advantage.


Genesis 38:10
And it will be evil in the eyes of Jehovah, what he did, and he will kill him also
2 Samuel 11:27
And the mourning will pass over, and David will send and take her to his house, and she will be to him for wife, and bear to him a son. And the word which David did will be evil in the eyes of Jehovah.

And the fire

Numbers 16:35
And a fire will come forth from Jehovah and will consume the fifty and two hundred men bringing the incense
Leviticus 10:2
And fire will come forth from before Jehovah, and will consume them, and they will die before Jehovah.
Deuteronomy 32:22
For a fire was kindled in mine anger. And it shall burn to the lowest hades, And it shall consume the land and its produce, And it shall burn the foundations of the mountains.
2 Kings 1:12
And Elijah will answer and speak to them, If I a man of God, fire shall come down from the heavens and con,sume thee and thy fifty. And the fire of God will come down from the heavens and consume him and his fifty.
Job 1:16
This one yet speaking, and this came, and he will say, The fire of God. fell from the heavens, and it will burn upon the sheep and upon the young men, and it will devour them; and I shall escape, only I alone, to announce to thee.
Psalm 78:21
For this Jehovah heard and he will overflow, and a fire was kindled in Jacob, and also anger came up upon Israel.
Psalm 106:18
And a fire will be kindled in their assembly; the flame will burn up the unjust
Isaiah 30:33
For tophet was set in order from yesterday; also it was prepared; for the king, he made deep, he made broad, its pile fire and much wood; the breath of Jehovah as a torrent of pitch burned upon it
Isaiah 33:14
The sinners in Zion trembled; trembling seized the profane. Who to us shall sojourn with devouring fire? who to us with everlasting burning?
Nahum 1:5
The mountains shook from him, and the hills melted, and the earth will lift up from his face, and the habitable globe and all dwelling in it
Mark 9:43
And if thy hand offend thee, cut it off; it is good for thee rather to enter into life maimed, than having two hands, to go away into hell, into inextinguishable fire:
Hebrews 12:29
For also our God is a consuming fire.

The uttermost

Deuteronomy 25:18
That he met thee in the way, and he will smite the rear in thee all the enfeebled behind thee, and thou faint and weary: and he feared not God.

General references

Exodus 15:24
And the people will murmur against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
Numbers 12:9
And the anger of Jehovah will kindle against them; and he will go.
Numbers 14:1
And all the assembly will lift up and give their voice; and the people will weep in that night
Hebrews 12:29
For also our God is a consuming fire.