And the boundaries of the Canaanites were from Sidon till one cometh to Gerar and Gaza, till one cometh to Sodom and Gomorrha, Adama and Seboim, as far as Dasa.
And Lot having lifted up his eyes, observed all the country round about Jordan, that it was all watered, before God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrha, as the garden of the Lord, and as the land of Egypt, until thou come to Zogora.
And Lot dwelt in a city of the neighbouring people, and pitched his tent in Sodom.
But the men of Sodom were evil, and exceedingly sinful before God.
made war with Balla King of Sodom, and with Barsa King of Gomorrha, and with Sennaar, King of Adama, and with Symobor King of Seboim and the King of Balac, this is Zoar.
And the King of Sodom went out, and the King of Gomorrha, and King of Adama, and King of Seboim, and King of Balac, this is Zoar, and they set themselves in array against them for war in the salt valley,
Now the salt valley consists of slime-pits. And the King of Sodom fled and the King of Gomorrha, and they fell in there: and they that were left fled to the mountain country.
And they took all the cavalry of Sodom and Gomorrha, and all their provisions, and departed.
And they took also Lot the son of Abram's brother, and his baggage, and departed, for he dwelt in Sodom.
And he recovered all the cavalry of Sodom, and he recovered Lot his nephew, and all his possessions, and the women and the people.
The blessing of Melchizedek
And the King of Sodom went out to meet him, after he returned from the slaughter of Chodollogomor, and the kings with him, to the valley of Saby; this was the plain of the kings.
And the King of Sodom said to Abram, "Give me the men, and take the horses to thyself."
And Abram said to the King of Sodom, "I will stretch out my hand to the Lord the Most High God, who made the Heaven and the earth,
But Sarah denied, saying, "I did not laugh," for she was afraid. And he said to her, "Nay, but thou didst laugh."
Abraham intercedes for Sodom
And the men having risen up from thence looked towards Sodom and Gomorrha. And Abraham went with them, attending them on their journey.
And the Lord said, "The cry of Sodom and Gomorrha hath been increased towards Me, and their sins are very great.
And the men having departed thence, came to Sodom; and Abraham was still standing before the Lord.
And the Lord said, "If there should be in Sodom fifty righteous in the city, I will spare the whole city, and the whole place for their sakes."
Lord departed, when He left off speaking to Abraham, and Abraham returned to his place.
The wickedness of Sodom
And the two Angels came to Sodom at evening. And Lot sat by the gate of Sodom, and Lot having seen Them, rose up to meet Them, and he venerated Them with his face to the ground, and said,
But before they went to sleep, the men of the city, the Sodomites, compassed the house, both young and old, all the people together.
And the Lord rained on Sodom and Gomorrha brimstone and fire from the Lord out of Heaven.
And he looked towards Sodom and Gomorrha, and towards the surrounding country, and saw, and behold a flame went up from the earth, as the smoke of a furnace.
brimstone and burning salt, (the whole land shall not be sown, neither shall any green thing spring, nor rise upon it, as Sodom and Gomorrha were overthrown, Adama and Seboim, which the Lord overthrew in his wrath and anger:)--
For their vine is of the vine of Sodom,
And their vine-branch of Gomorrha:
Their grape is a grape of gall,
Their cluster is one of bitterness.
I Kings 15:12
And he removed the sodomites out of the land, and abolished all the practices which his fathers had kept up.
I Kings 23:46
And the remnant of the sodomites, which remained in the days of his father Asa, he took out of the land.
II Kings 23:7
And he pulled down the house of the sodomites that were by the House of the Lord, where the women wove tents for the grove.
II Chronicles 35:19
In the eighteenth year of the reign of Josias this Pascha was kept, after all these things that Josias did in the House. And King Josias burnt those who had in them a divining spirit, and the wizards, and the images, and the idols, and the sodomites which were in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, that he might confirm the words of the Law that were written in the book which Chelcias the priest found in the House of the Lord. There was no King like him before him, who turned to the Lord with all his heart, and all his soul, and all his strength, according to all the Law of Moses, and after him there rose up none like him. Nevertheless the Lord turned not from the anger of his fierce wrath, wherewith the Lord was greatly angry against Judah, for all the provocations wherewith Manessah provoked him: and the Lord said, "I will even remove Judah also from my presence, as I have removed Israel, and I have rejected the city which I chose, even Jerusalem, and the House of which I said, 'My name shall be there.'"
And if the Lord of Hosts had not left us a seed, we should have been as Sodom,
And we should have been made like Gomorrha.
Hear the word of the Lord, ye rulers of Sodoma;
Attend to the Law of God, thou people of Gomorrha.
Wherefore now their glory hath been brought low,
And the shame of their face hath withstood them,
And they have proclaimed their sin as Sodom, and made it manifest.
And Babylon, which is called glorious by the King of the Chaldeans,
Shall be as when God overthrew Sodoma, and Gomorrha.
Also in the prophets of Jerusalem I have seen horrible things:
As they committed adultery,
And walked in lies,
And strengthened the hands of many,
That they should not return each from his evil way:
They are all become to me as Sodom,
And the inhabitants thereof as Gomorrha."
As the Lord overthrew Sodom and Gomorrha, and the cities bordering upon them, saith the Lord: no man shall dwell there, and no son of man shall sojourn there.
As Sodom was overthrown and Gomorrha and they that sojourned in her, saith the Lord Almighty, no man shall dwell there, nor shall any son of man inhabit there.
VAU. "And the iniquity of the daughter of my people hath been increased beyond the iniquities of Sodoma,
The city that was overthrown very suddenly,
And none laboured against her with their hands.
Your elder sister who dwells on thy left hand is Samaria, she and her daughters: and thy younger sister, that dwells on the right hand, is Sodom and er daughters.
"As I live, saith the Lord, this Sodom and her daughters have not done as thou and thy daughters have done.
Moreover this was the sin of thy sister Sodom, pride: she and her daughters lived in pleasure, in fullness of bread and in abundance: this belonged to her and her daughters, and they helped not the hand of the poor and needy.
And I will turn their captivity, even the captivity of Sodom and her daughters; and I will turn the captivity of Samaria and her daughters; and I will turn thy captivity in the midst of them:
"And thy sister Sodom and her daughters shall be restored as they were at the beginning, and thou and thy daughters shall be restored as ye were at the beginning.
"And surely thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the days of thy pride:
"I overthrew you,
As God overthrew Sodoma and Gomorrha,
And ye became as a brand plucked out of the fire:
Yet not even thus did ye return to Me,"
Saith the Lord.
Therefore, as I live,"
Saith the Lord of Hosts, the God of Israel,
"Moab shall be as Sodoma, and the children of Ammon as Gomorrha;
And Damascus shall be left as a heap of the threshing-floor, and desolate for ever:
And the remnant of My people shall plunder them, and the remnant of My nations shall inherit them."
II Esdras 2:8
Woe be unto thee, Assur, thou that hidest the unrighteous in thee! O thou wicked people, remember what I did unto Sodom and Gomorrha;
II Esdras 5:7
And the Sodomitish sea shall cast out fish, and make a noise in the night, which many have not known: but they shall all hear the voice thereof.
II Esdras 7:36
Then said I, Abraham prayed first for the Sodomites, and Moses for the fathers that sinned in the wilderness:
For the Sodomites did not receive those, whom they knew not when they came:
But these brought friends into bondage, that had well deserved of them.
III Maccabees 2:5
It was Thou who didst make the Sodomites, those workers of exceeding iniquity, men notorious for their vices, an example to after generations, when Thou didst cover them with fire and brimstone.
Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrha in the Day of Judgment, than for that city.
Persecution and martyrdom
And thou, Capernaum, which art exalted unto Heaven, shalt be brought down to Hades: for if the mighty works, which have been done in thee, had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day.
But I say unto you, That it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the Day of Judgment, than for thee."
Rest in Christ
And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake off the dust under your feet for a testimony against them. Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for Sodom and Gomorrha in the Day of Judgment, than for that city."
But I say unto you, that it shall be more tolerable in that day for Sodom, than for that city.
but the same day that Lot went out of Sodom it rained fire and brimstone from Heaven, and destroyed them all.
And as Esaias said before,
"Except the Lord of Hosts had left us a seed,
We had been as Sodoma,
And been made like unto Gomorrha."
Israel pursues self-righteousness
II Peter 2:6
and turning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes condemned them with an overthrow, making them an ensample unto those that after should live ungodly;
Even as Sodom and Gomorrha, and the cities about them in like manner, giving themselves over to fornication, and going after unnatural lust, are set forth for an example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.
The character of heretical teachers
And their dead bodies shall lie in the street of the great city, which spiritually is called "Sodom" and "Egypt," where also our Lord was crucified.