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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

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Psalm 68:2
As smoke is driven away; so drive them away: as wax melts before the fire, so shall the wicked perish at the presence of God.
Psalm 92:9
For, behold, thine enemies, O LORD, for behold, thine enemies shall perish; all the workers of iniquity shall be scattered.
Judges 5:31
So let all thine enemies perish, O LORD, but let those that love thee be as the sun when he rises in all his might. And the land had rest forty years.
Luke 13:3
I tell you, No; but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.
2 Peter 2:12
But these, speaking evil of the things that they do not understand (as natural animals without reason, who are made to be taken and destroyed), shall utterly perish in their own corruption,

As the fat of lambs

Deuteronomy 33:14
and for the gifts of the fruits of the sun and for the gifts of the influence of the moon,


Psalm 102:3
For my days are consumed like smoke, and my bones are burned as in a hearth.
Genesis 19:28
And he looked toward Sodom and Gomorrah and toward all the land of that plain and beheld that the smoke of the land went up as the smoke of a furnace.
Leviticus 3:3
Then he shall offer of the sacrifice of the peace for an offering on fire unto the LORD: the fat that covers the intestines and all the fat that is upon the inwards,
Deuteronomy 29:20
The LORD will not forgive him, but then the anger of the LORD and his jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD shall blot out his name from under heaven.
Hebrews 12:29
for our God is a consuming fire.

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Jeremiah 51:40
I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams with he goats.