Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the watchmen of Saul in Gibeah of Benjamin looked; and, behold, the multitude melted away, and they went on beating down one another.

Melted away

Bible References

Melted away

Psalm 58:7
Let them flow away like water that runs off;
When he aims his arrows, let them be as headless shafts.
Psalm 68:2
As smoke is driven away, so drive them away;
As wax melts before the fire,
So let the wicked perish before God.

Beating down

1 Samuel 14:20
Then Saul and all the people who were with him rallied and came to the battle; and behold, every man’s sword was against his fellow, and there was very great confusion.
Judges 7:22
When they blew 300 trumpets, the Lord set the sword of one against another even throughout the whole army; and the army fled as far as Beth-shittah toward Zererah, as far as the edge of Abel-meholah, by Tabbath.
2 Chronicles 20:22
When they began singing and praising, the Lord set ambushes against the sons of Ammon, Moab and Mount Seir, who had come against Judah; so they were routed.
Isaiah 19:2
“So I will incite Egyptians against Egyptians;
And they will each fight against his brother and each against his neighbor,
City against city and kingdom against kingdom.