Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the children of Belial said, How shall this man save us? And they despised him, and brought him no presents. But he held his peace.

Bible References


1 Samuel 2:12
Now the sons of Eli were base men; they knew not LORD.
1 Samuel 11:12
And the people said to Samuel, Who is he who said, Shall Saul reign over us? Bring the men that we may put them to death.
Deuteronomy 13:13
Certain base fellows have gone out from the midst of thee, and have drawn away the inhabitants of their city, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, which ye have not known,
2 Samuel 20:1
And there happened to be there a base fellow whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite. And he blew the trumpet, and said, We have no portion in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse. Every man to his te
2 Chronicles 13:7
And there were gathered to him worthless men, base fellows, who strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon when Rehoboam was young and tender-hearted, and could not withstand them.
Acts 7:35
This Moses whom they refused, having said, Who appointed thee a ruler and a judge? This man God sent, a ruler and a liberator by the hand of the heavenly agent who appeared to him in the bush.

Brought him

2 Samuel 8:2
And he smote Moab, and measured them with the line, making them to lay down on the ground. And he measured two lines to put to death, and one full line to keep alive. And the Moabites became servants to David, and brought tribute.
1 Kings 4:21
And Solomon ruled over all the kingdoms from the River to the land of the Philistines, and to the border of Egypt. They brought tribute, and served Solomon all the days of his life.
1 Kings 10:25
And every man brought his tribute, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, and armor, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.
2 Chronicles 17:5
Therefore LORD established the kingdom in his hand. And all Judah brought to Jehoshaphat tribute, and he had riches and honor in abundance.
Psalm 72:10
The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall render tribute. The kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.
Matthew 2:11
And having come into the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother, and having fallen down, they worshiped him. And having opened their treasures, they brought to him gifts, gold and frankincense and myrrh.

He held his peace

Psalm 38:13
But I, as a deaf man, hear not. And I am as a mute man who opens not his mouth.
Isaiah 36:21
But they held their peace, and answered him not a word. For the king's commandment was, saying, Answer him not.
Matthew 27:12
And when he was accused by the chief priests and elders, he answered nothing.