Bible Cross References
Jeremiah 48:6
'Quick, run for your lives!' they say. 'Run like a wild desert donkey!'
Job 8:11-13
"Reeds can't grow where there is no water; they are never found outside a swamp.
If the water dries up, they are the first to wither, while still too small to be cut and used.
Godless people are like those reeds; their hope is gone, once God is forgotten.
Job 15:30-34
and they will not escape from darkness. They will be like trees whose branches are burned by fire, whose blossoms are blown away by the wind.
If they are foolish enough to trust in evil, then evil will be their reward.
Before their time is up they will wither, wither like a branch and never be green again.
They will be like vines that lose their unripe grapes; like olive trees that drop their blossoms.
There will be no descendants for godless people, and fire will destroy the homes built by bribery.
Psalm 1:4
But evil people are not like this at all; they are like straw that the wind blows away.
Psalm 92:7
the wicked may grow like weeds, those who do wrong may prosper; yet they will be totally destroyed,
Psalm 129:6-8
May they all be like grass growing on the housetops, which dries up before it can grow;
no one gathers it up or carries it away in bundles.
No one who passes by will say, "May the LORD bless you! We bless you in the name of the LORD."
Isaiah 1:30
You will wither like a dying oak, like a garden that no one waters.
and shall
2 Kings 7:2
The personal attendant of the king said to Elisha, "That can't happen---not even if the LORD himself were to send grain at once!" "You will see it happen, but you won't get to eat any of the food," Elisha replied.
2 Kings 7:19
to which the officer had answered, "That can't happen---not even if the LORD himself were to send grain at once!" And Elisha had replied, "You will see it happen, but you won't get to eat any of the food."
2 Kings 7:20
And that is just what happened to him---he died, trampled to death by the people at the city gate.
Job 20:17
They will not live to see rivers of olive oil or streams that flow with milk and honey.
a salt
Deuteronomy 29:23
The fields will be a barren waste, covered with sulfur and salt; nothing will be planted, and not even weeds will grow there. Your land will be like the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, of Admah and Zeboiim, which the LORD destroyed when he was furiously angry.
Judges 9:45
The fighting continued all day long. Abimelech captured the city, killed its people, tore it down, and covered the ground with salt.
Ezekiel 47:11
But the water in the marshes and ponds along the shore will not be made fresh. They will remain there as a source of salt.
Zephaniah 2:9
As surely as I am the living LORD, the God of Israel, I swear that Moab and Ammon are going to be destroyed like Sodom and Gomorrah. They will become a place of salt pits and everlasting ruin, overgrown with weeds. Those of my people who survive will plunder them and take their land."