Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

Bible References

A fruitful

Genesis 13:10
And Lot lifted up his eyes and beheld all the plain of the Jordan that it was well watered everywhere, before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, even as a garden of the LORD like the land of Egypt as thou comest unto Zoar.
Genesis 19:25
and he overthrew those cities and all that plain, with all the inhabitants of those cities, and the fruit of the ground.
Deuteronomy 29:23
and that the whole land thereof is brimstone and salt and burning, that it is not sown, nor shall it produce anything, nor shall any grass grow therein, like in the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger and in his wrath;
Isaiah 32:13
Upon the land of my people shall come up thorns and briers; even upon all the houses of joy in the joyous city:

Barrenness

Genesis 14:3
All these were joined together in the vale of Siddim, which is the salt sea.
Ezekiel 47:11
But the miry places thereof and the marshes thereof shall not be healed; they shall be given to salt.

General references

Genesis 19:25
and he overthrew those cities and all that plain, with all the inhabitants of those cities, and the fruit of the ground.
Isaiah 42:15
I will make waste mountains and hills and dry up all their grass, and I will make the rivers islands, and I will dry up the pools.
Jeremiah 5:25
Your iniquities have turned away these things, and your sins have withheld good things from you.