Biblical Concept: Confusion
Divine confusion of the enemy in war.
National confusion for forsaking God.
Confusion of war.
False prophet confusion relationship.
Judicial confusion for forsaking God.
Anti-Christian confusion collusion.
Confusion versus peace.
Divine anti-Babel confusion.
God used communication confusion to counter rebellious humanity.
Divine societal confusion.
Political leaders of the confusion.
“confused by wine”
(Parentheses are mine.)
NAS Exodus 14:24 And it came about at the morning watch, that the LORD looked down on the army of the Egyptians through the pillar of fire and cloud and brought the army of the Egyptians into confusion. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS Exodus 23:27 "I will send My terror ahead of you, and throw into confusion all the people among whom you come, and I will make all your enemies turn their backs to you. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS Deuteronomy 7:23 "But the LORD your God shall deliver them before you, and will throw them into great confusion until they are destroyed. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS Deuteronomy 28:20 "The LORD will send upon you curses, confusion, and rebuke, in all you undertake to do, until you are destroyed and until you perish quickly, on account of the evil of your deeds, because you have forsaken Me. (National confusion for forsaking God.)
NAS 1 Samuel 5:9 And it came about that after they had brought it around, the hand of the LORD was against the city with very great confusion; and He smote the men of the city, both young and old, so that tumors broke out on them. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
11 They sent therefore and gathered all the lords of the Philistines and said, "Send away the ark of the God of Israel, and let it return to its own place, that it may not kill us and our people." For there was a deadly confusion throughout the city; the hand of God was very heavy there. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS 1 Samuel 14:20 Then Saul and all the people who were with him rallied and came to the battle; and behold, every man's sword was against his fellow, and there was very great confusion. (Confusion of war.)
NAS Esther 3:15 The couriers went out impelled by the king's command while the decree was issued in Susa the capital; and while the king and Haman sat down to drink, the city of Susa was in confusion.
NAS Isaiah 9:16 For those who guide this people are leading them astray; And those who are guided by them are brought to confusion. (Isaiah 9:13-15 13 Yet the people do not turn back to Him who struck them, Nor do they seek the LORD of hosts. 14 So the LORD cuts off head and tail from Israel, Both palm branch and bulrush in a single day. 15 The head is the elder and honorable man, And the prophet who teaches falsehood is the tail.) (False prophet confusion relationship.)
NAS Isaiah 22:5 For the Lord God of hosts has a day of panic, subjugation, and confusion In the valley of vision, A breaking down of walls And a crying to the mountain. (National confusion for forsaking God.)
NAS Isaiah 59:4 No one sues righteously and no one pleads honestly. They trust in confusion, and speak lies; They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity. (Judicial confusion for forsaking God.)
NAS Micah 7:4 The best of them is like a briar, The most upright like a thorn hedge. The day when you post a watchman, Your punishment will come. Then their confusion will occur. (National confusion for forsaking God.)
NAS Acts 16:20 and when they had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said, "These men are throwing our city into confusion, being Jews, (Anti-Christian confusion collusion.)
NAS Acts 19:29 And the city was filled with the confusion, and they rushed with one accord into the theater, dragging along Gaius and Aristarchus, Paul's traveling companions from Macedonia. (Anti-Christian confusion collusion.)
32 So then, some were shouting one thing and some another, for the assembly was in confusion, and the majority did not know for what cause they had come together. (Anti-Christian confusion collusion.)
NAS Acts 21:31 And while they were seeking to kill him, a report came up to the commander of the Roman cohort that all Jerusalem was in confusion. (Anti-Christian confusion collusion.)
NAS 1 Corinthians 14:33 for God is not a God of confusion but of peace, as in all the churches of the saints. (Confusion versus peace.)
NAS Genesis 11:7 "Come, let Us go down and there confuse their language, that they may not understand one another's speech." (Divine anti-Babel confusion.)
NAS Psalm 55:9 Confuse, O Lord, divide their tongues, For I have seen violence and strife in the city. (Divine societal confusion.)
NAS Psalm 144:6 Flash forth lightning and scatter them; Send out Thine arrows and confuse them. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS Isaiah 3:12 O My people! Their oppressors are children, And women rule over them. O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray, And confuse the direction of your paths. (Isaiah 3:8-15 8 For Jerusalem has stumbled, and Judah has fallen, Because their speech and their actions are against the LORD, To rebel against His glorious presence. 9 The expression of their faces bears witness against them. And they display their sin like Sodom; They do not even conceal it. Woe to them! For they have brought evil on themselves. 10 Say to the righteous that it will go well with them, For they will eat the fruit of their actions. 11 Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him. 12 O My people! Their oppressors are children, And women rule over them. O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray, And confuse the direction of your paths. 13 The LORD arises to contend, And stands to judge the people. 14 The LORD enters into judgment with the elders and princes of His people, "It is you who have devoured the vineyard; The plunder of the poor is in your houses. 15 "What do you mean by crushing My people, And grinding the face of the poor?" Declares the Lord God of hosts.) (Political leaders of the confusion.)
NAS Genesis 11:9 Therefore its name was called Babel, because there the LORD confused the language of the whole earth; and from there the LORD scattered them abroad over the face of the whole earth. (Genesis 11:1-9 1 Now the whole earth used the same language and the same words. 2 And it came about as they journeyed east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar and settled there. 3 And they said to one another, "Come, let us make bricks and burn them thoroughly." And they used brick for stone, and they used tar for mortar. 4 And they said, "Come, let us build for ourselves a city, and a tower whose top will reach into heaven, and let us make for ourselves a name; lest we be scattered abroad over the face of the whole earth." 5 And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower which the sons of men had built. 6 And the LORD said, "Behold, they are one people, and they all have the same language. And this is what they began to do, and now nothing which they purpose to do will be impossible for them. 7 "Come, let Us go down and there confuse their language, that they may not understand one another's speech." 8 So the LORD scattered them abroad from there over the face of the whole earth; and they stopped building the city. 9 Therefore its name was called Babel, because there the LORD confused the language of the whole earth; and from there the LORD scattered them abroad over the face of the whole earth.) (Note Genesis 9:1 and 9:7.) (God used communication confusion to counter rebellious humanity.)
NAS 1 Samuel 7:10 Now Samuel was offering up the burnt offering, and the Philistines drew near to battle against Israel. But the LORD thundered with a great thunder on that day against the Philistines and confused them, so that they were routed before Israel. (Divine confusion of the enemy in war.)
NAS Song of Solomon 6:5 "Turn your eyes away from me, For they have confused me; Your hair is like a flock of goats That have descended from Gilead. (Love’s confusion.)
NAS Isaiah 28:7 And these also reel with wine and stagger from strong drink: The priest and the prophet reel with strong drink, They are confused by wine, they stagger from strong drink; They reel while having visions, They totter when rendering judgment. (“confused by wine”)