1 Kings 21:23

Overview - 1 Kings 21
Ahab being denied Naboth's vineyard, is grieved.
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.
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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.
 


Jezebel
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."

wall
or, ditch.
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