Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to commit fornication, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.

Bible References

I have

Revelation 2:4
Nevertheless, I have against thee because thou left thy first love.

That woman

1 Kings 16:31
And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took to wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshipped him
1 Kings 17:4
And it shall be, that thou shall drink of the brook, and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there.
1 Kings 19:1
And Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and also how he had slain all the prophets with the sword.
1 Kings 21:7
And Jezebel his wife said to him, Do thou now govern the kingdom of Israel? Arise, and eat bread, and let thy heart be merry. I will give thee the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite.
2 Kings 9:7
And thou shall smite the house of Ahab thy master, that I may avenge the blood of my servants the prophets, and the blood of all the servants of LORD, at the hand of Jezebel.

And to seduce

Revelation 2:14
But I have a few things against thee, because thou have there men who adhere to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to cast a snare before the sons of Israel, even to eat idol sacrifices, and to fornicate.
Exodus 34:15
Lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and they play the harlot after their gods, and sacrifice to their gods, and [a man] calls thee and thou eat of his sacrifice,
Numbers 25:1
And Israel abode in Shittim. And the people began to play the harlot with the daughters of Moab,
Acts 15:20
but to write to them, to abstain from the pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from what is strangled, and from blood.
1 Corinthians 8:10
For if some man sees thee, who have knowledge, dining in an idol-temple, will not his conscience, being weak, be strengthened to eat things sacrificed to idols?
1 Corinthians 10:18
Look at Israel according to flesh. Those who eat the sacrifices, are they not partakers of the altar?