‘destroy’ … from the Holy Bible “major Prophets” (KJV)

As for my people, children are their oppressors,
and women rule over them.
O my people, they which lead thee cause thee to err,
and destroy the way of thy paths. – Isa 3:12

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV, the following verses were given in the context of “destroy”.

Isa 3:12 As for my people, children are their oppressors,
and women rule over them.
O my people, they which lead thee cause thee to err,
and destroy the way of thy paths.

Isa 9:16 For the leaders of this people cause them to err;
and they that are led of them are destroyed.

Isa 10:7 Howbeit he meaneth not so,
neither doth his heart think so;
but it is in his heart to destroy and cut off nations not a few.

Isa 10:27 And it shall come to pass in that day,
that his burden shall be taken away from off thy shoulder,
and his yoke from off thy neck,
and the yoke shall be destroyed because of the anointing.

Isa 11:9 They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain:
for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the LORD,
as the waters cover the sea.

Isa 11:15 And the LORD shall utterly destroy the tongue of the Egyptian sea;
and with his mighty wind shall he shake his hand over the river,
and shall smite it in the seven streams,
and make men go over dryshod.

Isa 13:5 They come from a far country,
from the end of heaven, even the LORD,
and the weapons of his indignation,
to destroy the whole land.

Isa 13:9 Behold, the day of the LORD cometh,
cruel both with wrath and fierce anger,
to lay the land desolate:
and he shall destroy the sinners thereof out of it.

Isa 14:17 That made the world as a wilderness,
and destroyed the cities thereof;
that opened not the house of his prisoners?

Isa 14:20 Thou shalt not be joined with them in burial,
because thou hast destroyed thy land,
and slain thy people:
the seed of evildoers shall never be renowned.

Isa 19:3 And the spirit of Egypt shall fail in the midst thereof;
and I will destroy the counsel thereof:
and they shall seek to the idols,
and to the charmers,
and to them that have familiar spirits,
and to the wizards.

Isa 23:11 He stretched out his hand over the sea,
he shook the kingdoms:
the LORD hath given a commandment against the merchant city,
to destroy the strong holds thereof.

Isa 25:7 And he will destroy in this mountain
the face of the covering cast over all people,
and the vail that is spread over all nations.

Isa 26:14 They are dead, they shall not live;
they are deceased,
they shall not rise:
therefore hast thou visited and destroyed them,
and made all their memory to perish.

Isa 28:2 Behold, the Lord hath a mighty and strong one,
which as a tempest of hail and a destroying storm,
as a flood of mighty waters overflowing,
shall cast down to the earth with the hand.

Isa 32:7 The instruments also of the churl are evil:
he deviseth wicked devices to destroy the poor with lying words,
even when the needy speaketh right.

Isa 34:2 For the indignation of the LORD is upon all nations,
and his fury upon all their armies:
he hath utterly destroyed them,
he hath delivered them to the slaughter.

Isa 36:10 And am I now come up
without the LORD against this land to destroy it?
the LORD said unto me,
Go up against this land,
and destroy it.

Isa 37:11 Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done
to all lands by destroying them utterly;
and shalt thou be delivered?

Isa 37:12 Have the gods of the nations delivered them
which my fathers have destroyed,
as Gozan,
and Haran,
and Rezeph,
and the children of Eden which were in Telassar?

Isa 37:19 And have cast their gods into the fire:
for they were no gods, but the work of men’s hands,
wood and stone:
therefore they have destroyed them.

Isa 42:14 I have long time holden my peace;
I have been still,
and refrained myself:
now will I cry like a travailing woman;
I will destroy and devour at once.

Isa 48:19 Thy seed also had been as the sand,
and the offspring of thy bowels like the gravel thereof;
his name should not have been cut off
nor destroyed from before me.

Isa 49:17 Thy children shall make haste; thy destroyers
and they that made thee waste shall go forth of thee.

Isa 51:13 And forgettest the LORD thy maker,
that hath stretched forth the heavens,
and laid the foundations of the earth;
and hast feared continually every day
because of the fury of the oppressor,
as if he were ready to destroy?
and where is the fury of the oppressor?

Isa 54:16 Behold, I have created the smith
that bloweth the coals in the fire,
and that bringeth forth an instrument for his work;
and I have created the waster to destroy.

Isa 65:8 Thus saith the LORD,
As the new wine is found in the cluster,
and one saith, Destroy it not;
for a blessing is in it:
so will I do for my servants’ sakes,
that I may not destroy them all.

Isa 65:25 The wolf and the lamb shall feed together,
and the lion shall eat straw like the bullock:
and dust shall be the serpent’s meat.
They shall not hurt nor destroy
in all my holy mountain, saith the LORD.

Jer 1:10 See, I have this day set thee over the nations
and over the kingdoms,
to root out,
and to pull down,
and to destroy,
and to throw down, to build,
and to plant.

Jer 2:30 In vain have I smitten your children;
they received no correction:
your own sword hath devoured your prophets,
like a destroying lion.

Jer 4:7 The lion is come up from his thicket,
and the destroyer of the Gentiles is on his way;
he is gone forth
from his place to make thy land desolate;
and thy cities shall be laid waste,
without an inhabitant.

Jer 5:10 Go ye up upon her walls,
and destroy; but make not a full end:
take away her battlements;
for they are not the LORD’S.

Jer 6:5 Arise,
and let us go by night,
and let us destroy her palaces.

Jer 11:19 But I was like a lamb or an ox
that is brought to the slaughter;
and I knew not that they had devised devices against me,
saying, Let us destroy the tree with the fruit thereof,
and let us cut him off from the land of the living,
that his name may be no more remembered.

Jer 12:10 Many pastors have destroyed my vineyard,
they have trodden my portion under foot,
they have made my pleasant portion a desolate wilderness.

Jer 12:17 But if they will not obey,
I will utterly pluck up
and destroy that nation, saith the LORD.

Jer 13:14 And I will dash them one against another,
even the fathers and the sons together, saith the LORD:
I will not pity,
nor spare,
nor have mercy,
but destroy them.

Jer 15:3 And I will appoint over them four kinds, saith the LORD:
the sword to slay,
and the dogs to tear,
and the fowls of the heaven,
and the beasts of the earth,
to devour and destroy.

Jer 15:6 Thou hast forsaken me, saith the LORD,
thou art gone backward:
therefore will I stretch out my hand against thee,
and destroy thee;
I am weary with repenting.

Jer 15:7 And I will fan them
with a fan in the gates of the land;
I will bereave them of children,
I will destroy my people,
since they return not from their ways.

Jer 17:18 Let them be confounded that persecute me,
but let not me be confounded:
let them be dismayed, but let not me be dismayed:
bring upon them the day of evil,
and destroy them with double destruction.

Jer 18:7 At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation,
and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up,
and to pull down,
and to destroy it;

Jer 22:7 And I will prepare destroyers against thee,
every one with his weapons:
and they shall cut down thy choice cedars,
and cast them into the fire.

Jer 22:20 Go up to Lebanon,
and cry;
and lift up thy voice in Bashan,
and cry from the passages:
for all thy lovers are destroyed.

Jer 23:1 Woe be unto the pastors
that destroy and scatter
the sheep of my pasture! saith the LORD.

Jer 25:9 Behold, I will send and take
all the families of the north, saith the LORD,
and Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my servant,
and will bring them against this land,
and against the inhabitants thereof,
and against all these nations round about,
and will utterly destroy them,
and make them an astonishment,
and an hissing,
and perpetual desolations.

Jer 31:28 And it shall come to pass,
that like as I have watched over them,
to pluck up,
and to break down,
and to throw down,
and to destroy,
and to afflict;
so will I watch over them, to build,
and to plant, saith the LORD.

Jer 36:29 And thou shalt say to Jehoiakim
king of Judah, Thus saith the LORD;
Thou hast burned this roll,
saying, Why hast thou written therein,
saying, The king of Babylon shall certainly come
and destroy this land,
and shall cause to cease
from thence man and beast?

Jer 46:8 Egypt riseth up like a flood,
and his waters are moved like the rivers;
and he saith, I will go up,
and will cover the earth;
I will destroy the city
and the inhabitants thereof.

Jer 48:4 Moab is destroyed;
her little ones have caused a cry to be heard.

Jer 48:8 And the spoiler shall come upon every city,
and no city shall escape:
the valley also shall perish,
and the plain shall be destroyed,
as the LORD hath spoken.

Jer 48:18 Thou daughter that dost inhabit Dibon,
come down from thy glory,
and sit in thirst; for the spoiler of Moab shall come upon thee,
and he shall destroy thy strong holds.

Jer 48:42 And Moab shall be destroyed
from being a people,
because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

Jer 49:9 If grapegatherers come to thee,
would they not leave some gleaning grapes?
if thieves by night,
they will destroy till they have enough.

Jer 49:38 And I will set my throne in Elam,
and will destroy from thence the king
and the princes, saith the LORD.

Jer 50:11 Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced,
O ye destroyers of mine heritage,
because ye are grown fat as the heifer at grass,
and bellow as bulls;

Jer 50:21 Go up against the land of Merathaim, even against it,
and against the inhabitants of Pekod:
waste and utterly destroy after them, saith the LORD,
and do according to all that I have commanded thee.

Jer 50:26 Come against her from the utmost border,
open her storehouses:
cast her up as heaps,
and destroy her utterly:
let nothing of her be left.

Jer 51:1 Thus saith the LORD;
Behold, I will raise up against Babylon,
and against them that dwell in the midst of them
that rise up against me,
a destroying wind;

Jer 51:3 Against him that bendeth
let the archer bend his bow,
and against him that lifteth himself up in his brigandine:
and spare ye not her young men;
destroy ye utterly all her host.

Jer 51:8 Babylon is suddenly fallen and destroyed:
howl for her; take balm for her pain,
if so be she may be healed.

Jer 51:11 Make bright the arrows; gather the shields:
the LORD hath raised up the spirit of the kings of the Medes:
for his device is against Babylon, to destroy it;
because it is the vengeance of the LORD,
the vengeance of his temple.

Jer 51:20 Thou art my battle axe and weapons of war:
for with thee will I break in pieces the nations,
and with thee will I destroy kingdoms;

Jer 51:25 Behold, I am against thee,
O destroying mountain, saith the LORD,
which destroyest all the earth:
and I will stretch out mine hand upon thee,
and roll thee down from the rocks,
and will make thee a burnt mountain.

Jer 51:55 Because the LORD hath spoiled Babylon,
and destroyed out of her the great voice;
when her waves do roar like great waters,
a noise of their voice is uttered:

Lam 2:5 The Lord was as an enemy:
he hath swallowed up Israel,
he hath swallowed up all her palaces:
he hath destroyed his strong holds,
and hath increased in the daughter of Judah
mourning and lamentation.

Lam 2:6 And he hath violently taken away his tabernacle,
as if it were of a garden:
he hath destroyed his places of the assembly:
the LORD hath caused the solemn feasts
and sabbaths to be forgotten in Zion,
and hath despised in the indignation of his anger
the king and the priest.

Lam 2:8 The LORD hath purposed to destroy
the wall of the daughter of Zion:
he hath stretched out a line,
he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying:
therefore he made the rampart and the wall to lament;
they languished together.

Lam 2:9 Her gates are sunk into the ground;
he hath destroyed and broken her bars:
her king and her princes are among the Gentiles:
the law is no more;
her prophets also find no vision from the LORD.

Lam 3:66 Persecute and destroy them in anger
from under the heavens of the LORD.

Eze 5:16 When I shall send upon them the evil arrows of famine,
which shall be for their destruction,
and which I will send to destroy you:
and I will increase the famine upon you,
and will break your staff of bread:

Eze 6:3 And say, Ye mountains of Israel,
hear the word of the Lord GOD;
Thus saith the Lord GOD to the mountains,
and to the hills, to the rivers,
and to the valleys;
Behold, I, even I, will bring a sword upon you,
and I will destroy your high places.

Eze 9:1 He cried also in mine ears with a loud voice,
saying, Cause them that have charge over the city to draw near,
even every man with his destroying weapon in his hand.

Eze 9:8 And it came to pass, while they were slaying them,
and I was left, that I fell upon my face,
and cried,
and said, Ah Lord GOD!
wilt thou destroy all the residue of Israel
in thy pouring out of thy fury upon Jerusalem?

Eze 14:9 And if the prophet be deceived
when he hath spoken a thing,
I the LORD have deceived that prophet,
and I will stretch out my hand upon him,
and will destroy him from the midst of my people Israel.

Eze 20:17 Nevertheless mine eye spared them
from destroying them,
neither did I make an end of them in the wilderness.

Eze 21:31 And I will pour out mine indignation upon thee,
I will blow against thee in the fire of my wrath,
and deliver thee into the hand of brutish men,
and skilful to destroy.

Eze 22:27 Her princes in the midst thereof are
like wolves ravening the prey,
to shed blood,
and to destroy souls, to get dishonest gain.

Eze 22:30 And I sought for a man among them,
that should make up the hedge,
and stand in the gap before me for the land,
that I should not destroy it:
but I found none.

Eze 25:7 Behold, therefore I will stretch out mine hand upon thee,
and will deliver thee for a spoil to the heathen;
and I will cut thee off from the people,
and I will cause thee to perish out of the countries:
I will destroy thee;
and thou shalt know that I am the LORD.

Eze 25:15 Thus saith the Lord GOD;
Because the Philistines have dealt by revenge,
and have taken vengeance with a despiteful heart,
to destroy it for the old hatred;

Eze 25:16 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD;
Behold, I will stretch out mine hand upon the Philistines,
and I will cut off the Cherethims,
and destroy the remnant of the sea coast.

Eze 26:4 And they shall destroy the walls of Tyrus,
and break down her towers:
I will also scrape her dust from her,
and make her like the top of a rock.

Eze 26:12 And they shall make a spoil of thy riches,
and make a prey of thy merchandise:
and they shall break down thy walls,
and destroy thy pleasant houses:
and they shall lay thy stones
and thy timber and thy dust in the midst of the water.

Eze 26:17 And they shall take up a lamentation for thee,
and say to thee, How art thou destroyed,
that wast inhabited of seafaring men,
the renowned city, which wast strong in the sea,
she and her inhabitants,
which cause their terror to be on all that haunt it!

Eze 27:32 And in their wailing
they shall take up a lamentation for thee,
and lament over thee, saying, What city is like Tyrus,
like the destroyed in the midst of the sea?

Eze 28:16 By the multitude of thy merchandise
they have filled the midst of thee with violence,
and thou hast sinned:
therefore I will cast thee as profane out of the mountain of God:
and I will destroy thee,
O covering cherub, from the midst of the stones of fire.

Eze 30:8 And they shall know that I am the LORD,
when I have set a fire in Egypt,
and when all her helpers shall be destroyed.

Eze 30:11 He and his people with him,
the terrible of the nations,
shall be brought to destroy the land:
and they shall draw their swords against Egypt,
and fill the land with the slain.

Eze 30:13 Thus saith the Lord GOD;
I will also destroy the idols,
and I will cause their images to cease out of Noph;
and there shall be no more a prince of the land of Egypt:
and I will put a fear in the land of Egypt.

Eze 32:12 By the swords of the mighty
will I cause thy multitude to fall,
the terrible of the nations, all of them:
and they shall spoil the pomp of Egypt,
and all the multitude thereof shall be destroyed.

Eze 32:13 I will destroy also all the beasts thereof
from beside the great waters;
neither shall the foot of man trouble them any more,
nor the hoofs of beasts trouble them.

Eze 34:16 I will seek that which was lost,
and bring again that which was driven away,
and will bind up that which was broken,
and will strengthen that which was sick:
but I will destroy the fat and the strong;
I will feed them with judgment.

Eze 43:3 And it was according to the appearance of the vision which I saw,
even according to the vision that I saw
when I came to destroy the city:
and the visions were like the vision
that I saw by the river Chebar;
and I fell upon my face.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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