|Overview - 1 Kings 21|
|1||Ahab being denied Naboth's vineyard, is grieved.|
|5||Jezebel writing letters against Naboth, he is condemned of blasphemy.|
|15||Ahab take possession of the vineyard.|
|17||Elijah denounces judgments against Ahab and Jezebel.|
|25||Wicked Ahab repenting, God defers the judgment.|
1 Kings 21:23 (King James Version)
And of Jezebel also spake the LORD, saying, The dogs shall eat Jezebel by the wall of Jezreel.
- 25 ; 2 Kings 9:10 2 Kings 9:30-37
- the dogs
- Shocking as this must appear to minds that have been humanized by the kindly influence of Christianity, we still find similar instances in the accounts of modern travellers
- Mr. Bruce says, that when at Gondar, "the bodies of those killed by the sword were hewn to pieces and scattered about the streets, being denied burial. I was miserable, and almost driven to despair, at seeing my hunting dogs, twice let loose by the carelessness of my servants, bringing into the court-yard the heads and arms of slaughtered men, and which I could no way prevent, but by the destruction of the dogs themselves."
- or, ditch.