Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now therefore command thou that they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon; and my servants shall be with thy servants: and unto thee will I give hire for thy servants according to all that thou shalt appoint: for thou knowest that there is not among us any that can skill to hew timber like unto the Sidonians.

Will i give hire

General references

Bible References

Will i give hire

Romans 12:17
Do not repay anyone evil for evil; consider what is good before all people.
Philippians 4:8
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is worthy of respect, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if something is excellent or praiseworthy, think about these things.

That there is not

1 Corinthians 12:14
For in fact the body is not a single member, but many.
Ephesians 4:7
But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of the gift of Christ.

Sidonians

Genesis 10:15
Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, Heth,
Ezra 3:7
So they provided money for the masons and carpenters, and food, beverages, and olive oil for the people of Sidon and Tyre, so that they would bring cedar timber from Lebanon to the seaport at Joppa, in accord with the edict of King Cyrus of Persia.

General references

Psalm 74:5
They invade like lumberjacks swinging their axes in a thick forest.

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