Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"But if you won't listen to me and obey all these commands,
"The LORD will cause you to be defeated by your enemies. You'll go out against them in one direction, but you'll flee from them in seven directions. Consequently, you'll be in a state of great terror throughout all the kingdoms of the earth.
Lord, what am I to say, now that Israel has run away from its enemies?
1 Samuel 4:17
The messenger answered, "Israel fled from the Philistines and the people suffered a great defeat as well. Moreover, your two sons, Hophni and Phineas, are dead, and the Ark of God was captured."
1 Samuel 31:1
The Philistines fought against Israel, and the army of Israel fled before the Philistines. They fell slain on Mount Gilboa.
All who pass by on their way plunder him; he has become a reproach to his neighbors.
I'm sending my fury against a godless nation, and I'll command him against the people with whom I'm angry to seize loot and snatch plunder, and to trample them down like mud in the streets.
"I'll give away your wealth and your treasures as plunder, for free, because of all your sins throughout your territory.
Indeed, as often as I speak, I cry out, and shout, "Violence and destruction!" For this message from the LORD has caused me constant reproach and derision.