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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Nineveh

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  • Origin and antiquity of
    Genesis 10:11

  • Situated on the river Tigris
    Nahum 2:6,8

  • The ancient capital of Assyria
    2 Kings 19:36; Isaiah 37:37

  • Called the bloody city
    Nahum 3:1

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Great
      Jonah 1:2; 3:2
    • Extensive
      Jonah 3:3
    • Rich
      Nahum 2:9
    • Strong
      Nahum 3:12
    • Commercial
      Nahum 3:16
    • Populous
      Jonah 4:11
    • Vile
      Nahum 1:14
    • Wicked
      Jonah 1:2
    • Idolatrous
      Nahum 1:14
    • Full of joy and carelessness
      Zephaniah 2:15
    • Full of lies and robbery
      Nahum 3:1
    • Full of witchcraft
      Nahum 3:4

  • Jonah sent to proclaim the destruction of
    Jonah 1:2; 3:1,2,4

  • Inhabitants of, repented at Jonah's preaching
    Jonah 3:5-9; Matthew 12:41; Luke 11:32

  • Destruction of, averted
    Jonah 3:10; 4:11

  • PREDICTIONS RESPECTING
    • Coming up of the Babylonish armies against
      Nahum 2:1-4; 3:2
    • Destruction of its people
      Nahum 1:12; 3:3
    • Spoiling of its treasures
      Nahum 2:9
    • Destruction of its idols
      Nahum 1:14; 2:7
    • Degradation and contempt put on
      Nahum 3:5-7; Zephaniah 2:15
    • Utter destruction
      Nahum 1:8,9
    • Complete desolation
      Zephaniah 2:13-15
    • Feebleness of its people
      Nahum 3:13
    • Being taken while people were drunk
      Nahum 1:10; 3:11
    • Captivity of its people
      Nahum 3:10
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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Nineveh'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/n/nineveh.html. 1897.

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