Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Children

1 Samuel 2:12
Now the sons of Eli were sons of Belial; they knew not Jehovah.
1 Samuel 11:12
And the people said to Samuel, Who is he that said, Shall Saul reign over us? bring the men, that we may put them to death.
Deuteronomy 13:13
There are men, children of Belial, gone out from among you, and they have drawn away the inhabitants of their city, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, whom ye have not known;
2 Samuel 20:1
And there happened to be there a man of Belial, whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjaminite; and he blew a trumpet, and said, We have no portion in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse: every man to his tents, Israel.
2 Chronicles 13:7
And vain men, sons of Belial, gathered to him and strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon, and Rehoboam was young and faint-hearted, and did not shew himself strong against them.
Acts 7:35
This Moses, whom they refused, saying, Who made thee ruler and judge? him did God send to be a ruler and deliverer with the hand of the angel who appeared to him in the bush.

Brought him

2 Samuel 8:2
And he smote the Moabites, and measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground; and he measured two lines to put to death, and one full line to keep alive. And the Moabites became David's servants, and brought gifts.
1 Kings 4:21
And Solomon ruled over all kingdoms from the river to the land of the Philistines, and as far as the border of Egypt: they brought presents, and served Solomon all the days of his life.
1 Kings 10:25
And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and clothing, and armour, and spices, horses and mules, a rate year by year.
2 Chronicles 17:5
And Jehovah established the kingdom in his hand; and all Judah gave gifts to Jehoshaphat; and he had riches and honour in abundance.
Psalm 72:10
The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall render presents; the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer tribute:
Matthew 2:11
And having come into the house they saw the little child with Mary his mother, and falling down did him homage. And having opened their treasures, they offered to him gifts, gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.

He held his peace

Psalm 38:13
But I, as a deaf man, hear not; and am as a dumb man that openeth not his mouth.
Isaiah 36:21
And they were silent, and answered him not a word; for the king's command was, saying, Answer him not.
Matthew 27:12
And when he was accused of the chief priests and the elders, he answered nothing.