Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Have I conceived all this people? have I begotten them, that thou shouldest say unto me, Carry them in thy bosom, as a nursing father beareth the sucking child, unto the land which thou swarest unto their fathers?

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Bible References

Carry them

Isaiah 40:11
As a shepherd he will feed his flock: with his arm he will gather the lambs, and will lift up into his bosom, he will lead those coming up.
Ezekiel 34:23
And I raised up one shepherd over them, and he fed them, my servant David; he shall feed them and he shall be to them for shepherd.
John 10:11
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

As a nursing

Isaiah 49:15
Shall a woman forget her child, from pitying the son of her womb? also these shall forget, and I shall not forget thee.
Galatians 4:19
My children, for whom I am again in travail until Christ be formed in you,
1 Thessalonians 2:7
But we were gentle in the midst of you, as a nurse should cherish her children:

The land

Genesis 13:15
For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed forever.
Genesis 22:16
And he will say, By myself did I swear, says Jehovah, for because that thou didst this word, and didst not spare thy son, thine only.
Genesis 26:3
Sojourn in this land, and I will be with thee, and will bless thee, for to thee and to thy seed will I give all these lands; and I established the oath which I sware to Abraham thy father.
Genesis 50:24
And Joseph will say to his brethren, I am dying; and God reviewing, will review you, and will bring you up from this land to the land which he sware to Abraham, to Isaak and to Jacob.
Exodus 13:5
And it was when Jehovah shall bring thee forth to the land of the Canaanites and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which he sware to thy fathers to give to thee, a land flowing with milk and honey; and do thou this service in this month.

General references

Deuteronomy 1:12
How shall I bear alone your burden and your lifting up and your strife