And I took my staff, even Beauty, and cut it asunder, that I might break my covenant which I had made with all the peoples.
Then I cut asunder my other staff, even Bands, that I might break the brotherhood between Judah and Israel.
I AM your God, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their slaves; and I have broken the bands of your yoke and made you walk with your faces uplifted.
The LORD has broken the staff of the wicked and the sceptre of the rulers
Rejoice not thou, whole Philistia, because thou didst break the rod of him that smote thee: for out of the serpent's root shall come forth a cockatrice, and his fruit shall be a fiery flying serpent.
Teth Her gates were thrown to the ground; he has destroyed and broken her bars; her king and her princes are carried off among the Gentiles; there is no law; nor have her prophets found vision from the LORD.
Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, behold, I break the sustenance of bread in Jerusalem; and they shall eat bread by weight, and with anguish; and they shall drink water by measure, and with terror.
and the dove came in to him in the evening, and, behold, in her mouth was an olive leaf plucked off, so Noah knew that the waters were abated from off the earth.
He shall not break a bruised reed, nor shall he quench the smoking flax; he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.
A bruised reed he shall not break, and a smoking flax he shall not quench until he sends forth judgment unto victory.
When they took hold of thee by thy hand, thou didst break and rend all their shoulder: and when they leaned upon thee, thou didst brake and make all their loins to come to nothing.