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 will lift his eyes and will see all the environs of Jordan, that all was watered, before that Jehovah destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, as the garden of Jehovah as the land of Egypt in thy coming to Zoar.
Genesis 19:25
And he will overturn these cities, and all the circuit, and all inhabiting the cities, and the sprouting of the earth.
Deuteronomy 29:23
Pitch and burning salt, all its land; it shall not be sown, and it shall not sprout, and no green herb shall come up upon it, as the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which Jehovah overthrew in his anger and in his wrath:
Isaiah 32:13
Upon the land of my people shall come up the thorn of the sharp point; so upon the houses of rejoicing of the exulting city.

Barrenness

Genesis 14:3
All these joined together in the valley of Siddim; this is the sea of salt
Ezekiel 47:11
Its marshes and its pools and they shall not be healed; they were given marshes to salt

General references

Genesis 19:25
And he will overturn these cities, and all the circuit, and all inhabiting the cities, and the sprouting of the earth.
Isaiah 42:15
I will lay waste mountains and hills, and I will dry up all their green herbage; and I set the rivers for islands, and I will dry up the pools.
Jeremiah 5:25
Your iniquities turned away these things, and your sins withheld the good from you.