Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But the wicked shall perish, and the enemies of the LORD shall be as the fat of lambs: they shall consume; into smoke shall they consume away.

As the fat of lambs

General references

Bible References

But the

Psalm 68:2
As smoke is driven away, so drive them away;
As wax melts before the fire,
So let the wicked perish before God.
Psalm 92:9
For, behold, Your enemies, O Lord,
For, behold, Your enemies will perish;
All who do iniquity will be scattered.
Judges 5:31
Thus let all Your enemies perish, O Lord;
But let those who love Him be like the rising of the sun in its might.”
And the land was undisturbed for forty years.
Luke 13:3
I tell you, no, but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish.
2 Peter 2:12
But these, like unreasoning animals, born as creatures of instinct to be captured and killed, reviling where they have no knowledge, will in the destruction of those creatures also be destroyed,

As the fat of lambs

Deuteronomy 33:14
And with the choice yield of the sun,
And with the choice produce of the months.

Smoke

Psalm 102:3
For my days have been consumed in smoke,
And my bones have been scorched like a hearth.
Genesis 19:28
and he looked down toward Sodom and Gomorrah, and toward all the land of the valley, and he saw, and behold, the smoke of the land ascended like the smoke of a furnace.
Leviticus 3:3
From the sacrifice of the peace offerings he shall present an offering by fire to the Lord, the fat that covers the entrails and all the fat that is on the entrails,
Deuteronomy 29:20
The Lord shall never be willing to forgive him, but rather the anger of the Lord and His jealousy will burn against that man, and every curse which is written in this book will rest on him, and the Lord will blot out his name from under heaven.
Hebrews 12:29
for our God is a consuming fire.

General references

Jeremiah 51:40
“I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter,
Like rams together with male goats.