Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And there came in two men, children of Belial, and sat before him: and the men of Belial witnessed against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth did blaspheme God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him with stones, that he died.

Bible References

The men of belial

Exodus 20:16
Thou shall not bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.
Deuteronomy 5:20
Neither shall thou bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.
Deuteronomy 19:16
If an unrighteous witness rises up against any man to testify against him of wrong-doing,
Psalm 27:12
Deliver me not over to the will of my adversaries. For FALSE witnesses are risen up against me, and such as breathe out cruelty.
Psalm 35:11
Unrighteous witnesses rise up, they ask me of things that I know not.
Proverbs 6:19
a FALSE witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.
Proverbs 19:5
A FALSE witness shall not be unpunished, and he who utters lies shall not escape.
Proverbs 25:18
A man who bears FALSE witness against his neighbor is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.
Malachi 3:5
And I will come near to you to judgment, and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against the FALSE swearers, and against those who oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the f
Mark 14:56
For many testified falsely against him, and their testimonies were not consistent.

Blaspheme god

Job 1:5
And it was so, when the days of their feasting were completed, that Job sent and sanctified them, and rose up early in the morning, and offered burnt-offerings according to the number of them all. For Job said, It may be that my so
Job 2:9
Then his wife said to him, Do thou still hold fast thine integrity? Renounce God, and die.
Matthew 9:3
And behold, some of the scholars said within themselves, This man blasphemes.
Acts 6:11
Then they instigated men who said, We have heard him speaking blasphemous sayings against Moses and God.

The king

Ecclesiastes 10:20
Revile not the king, no, not in thy thought, and revile not the rich in thy bedchamber. For a bird of the heavens shall carry the voice, and that which has wings shall tell the matter.
Isaiah 8:21
And they shall pass through it, greatly distressed and hungry. And it shall come to pass that, when they shall be hungry, they shall fret themselves, and curse by their king and by their God, and turn their faces upward.
Amos 7:10
Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos has conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel. The land is not able to bear all his words.
Luke 23:2
And they began to accuse him, saying, We found this man perverting the nation, and forbidding to give tribute to Caesar, saying himself to be Christ, a king.
John 19:12
From this Pilate sought to release him, but the Jews cried out, saying, If thou release this man, thou are not Caesar's friend. Every man who makes himself a king speaks against Caesar.
Acts 24:5
For we have found this man a plague, who even instigates sedition among all the Jews throughout the world, and a ringleader of the sect of the Nazarenes,

They carried him

Leviticus 24:11
and the son of the Israelite woman blasphemed the Name, and cursed. And they brought him to Moses. And his mother's name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan.
Numbers 15:35
And LORD said to Moses, The man shall surely be put to death. All the congregation shall stone him with stones outside the camp.
Deuteronomy 13:10
And thou shall stone him to death with stones, because he has sought to draw thee away from LORD thy God, who brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.
Deuteronomy 21:21
And all the men of his city shall stone him to death with stones. So thou shall put away the evil from the midst of thee, and all Israel shall hear, and fear.
Deuteronomy 22:21
then they shall bring the damsel out to the door of her father's house, and the men of her city shall stone her to death with stones, because she has wrought folly in Israel, to play the harlot in her father's house. So shall thou
Joshua 7:24
And Joshua, and all Israel with him, took Achan the son of Zerah, and the silver, and the mantle, and the wedge of gold, and his sons, and his daughters, and his oxen, and his donkeys, and his sheep, and his tent, and all that he h
2 Kings 9:26
Surely I have seen yesterday the blood of Naboth, and the blood of his sons, says LORD, and I will requite thee in this plot, says LORD. Now therefore take and cast him into the plot [of ground], according to the word of LORD.
Acts 7:57
But they, having cried out in a great voice, held their ears shut, and rushed upon him with one accord.

General references

Genesis 39:17
And she spoke to him according to these words, saying, The Hebrew servant, whom thou have brought to us, came in to me to mock me.
Exodus 20:16
Thou shall not bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.
Deuteronomy 5:20
Neither shall thou bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.
Proverbs 14:5
A faithful witness will not lie, but a FALSE witness utters lies.
Proverbs 29:12
If a ruler hearkens to falsehood, all his servants are wicked.
Mark 14:64
Ye have heard the blasphemy. What does it seem to you? And they all condemned him to be deserving of death.