Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do; the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their commandment.

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Bible References

Understanding of the times

Genesis 49:14
"Issachar is a strong donkey, lying down between the saddlebags.
Esther 1:13
Then the king said to the wise men, who knew the times, (for it was the king's custom to consult those who knew law and judgment;
Isaiah 22:12
In that day, the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, called to weeping, and to mourning, and to baldness, and to dressing in sackcloth:
Isaiah 33:6
There will be stability in your times, abundance of salvation, wisdom, and knowledge. The fear of Yahweh is your treasure.
Micah 6:9
Yahweh's voice calls to the city, and wisdom sees your name: "Listen to the rod, and he who appointed it.
Matthew 16:3
In the morning, 'It will be foul weather today, for the sky is red and threatening.' Hypocrites! You know how to discern the appearance of the sky, but you can't discern the signs of the times!
Luke 12:56
You hypocrites! You know how to interpret the appearance of the earth and the sky, but how is it that you don't interpret this time?

To know

Proverbs 14:8
The wisdom of the prudent is to think about his way, but the folly of fools is deceit.
Ephesians 5:17
Therefore don't be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.

All their

Proverbs 24:5
A wise man has great power; and a knowledgeable man increases strength;
Ecclesiastes 7:19
Wisdom is a strength to the wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city.
Ecclesiastes 9:18
Wisdom is better than weapons of war; but one sinner destroys much good.

General references

Genesis 49:14
"Issachar is a strong donkey, lying down between the saddlebags.
1 Chronicles 7:4
With them, by their generations, after their fathers' houses, were bands of the army for war, thirty-six thousand; for they had many wives and sons.