Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But Jonathan heard not when his father charged the people with the oath: wherefore he put forth the end of the rod that was in his hand, and dipped it in an honeycomb, and put his hand to his mouth; and his eyes were enlightened.

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His eyes

1 Samuel 14:29
And Jonathan will say, My father troubled the land: see, now, that mine eyes saw, because I tasted a little of this honey.
1 Samuel 30:12
And they will give to him a piece of a cake of dried figs and two bunches of dried grapes: and he will eat and his spirit will turn back to him, for he ate not bread and drank not water three days and three nights.
Proverbs 25:26
A fountain trampled down, and a fountain corrupted, the just one turned aside before the unjust one.

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Judges 14:9
And he will break it off in his hands, and going, will go and eat, and he will go to his father and to his mother, and will give to them, and they will eat: and he announced not to them that from the body of the lion he broke off the honey.