Treasury of Scripture
And the LORD did so; and there came a grievous swarm of flies into the house of Pharaoh, and into his servants' houses, and into all the land of Egypt: the land was corrupted by reason of the swarm of flies.
Exodus 8:21 Else, if you will not let my people go, behold, I will send swarms of flies on you, and on your servants, and on your people...
Psalm 78:45 He sent divers sorts of flies among them, which devoured them; and frogs, which destroyed them.
Psalm 105:31 He spoke, and there came divers sorts of flies, and lice in all their coasts.
the land. How intolerable a plague of flies can prove, is evident from the fact that whole districts have been laid waste by them. The inhabitants have been forced to quit their cities, not being able to stand against the flies and gnats with which they were pestered. Hence different people had deities whose office it was to defend them against flies. Among these may be reckoned Baalzebub, the fly-god of Ekron; Hercules, the expeller of flies; and hence Jupiter had the titles, because he was supposed to expel flies, and especially clear his temples of these insects.
Exodus 8:14 And they gathered them together on heaps: and the land stank.
corrupted. or destroyed
Strong's ConcordanceAnd the LORD did so; and there came a grievous swarm [of flies] into the house of Pharaoh, and [into] his servants' houses, and into all the land of Egypt: the land was corrupted by reason of the swarm [of flies].
Topical BibleBeetle Bondmen Clouds Corrupted Dog-flies Egypt Entereth Flies Grievous Houses Insects Laid Multitude Officials Palace Pharaoh Pharaoh's Poured Presence Reason Ruined Servants Swarm Swarms Throughout Waste
Exodus Chapter 8 Verse 24
Alphabetical: all And because by came Dense did Egypt flies great his house houses in insects into laid land LORD of officials palace Pharaoh Pharaoh's poured ruined servants so swarms the Then there this throughout was waste
OT Law: Exodus 8:24 Yahweh did so (Exo. Ex)