Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And Saul said, I will give him her, that she may be a snare to him, and that the hand of the Philistines may be against him. Wherefore Saul said to David, Thou shalt this day be my son in law in the one of the twain.

This day

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Bible References

A snare

Exodus 10:7
And Pharaoh's servants will say to him, How long will this, be to us for a snare? Send forth the men, and they shall serve Jehovah their God, before thou shalt know that Egypt is destroyed.
Psalm 7:14
Behold, lie will bring forth vanity, and he conceived trouble, and he will bring forth falsehood.
Psalm 38:12
My friends and my neighbors will stand from before my stroke, and my kindred stood from far off.
Proverbs 26:24
He hating will be known by his lips, and he will set deceit in his midst;
Proverbs 29:5
A man making smooth against his neighbor spreads a net for his steps.
Jeremiah 5:26
for evil ones were found among my people: he will look about as the stooping of fowlers; they set snares, they will take men.
Jeremiah 9:8
Their tongue a deadly arrow, speaking deceit; in his mouth he will speak peace to his neighbor, and be will lay his wait in his midst

The hand

1 Samuel 18:17
And Saul will say to David, Behold, my daughter the great, Merab; her will I give to thee for wife; but be thou to me for a son of strength and fight the battles of Jehovah. And Saul said, My hand shall not be upon him, and the hand of the rovers shall be upon him.
1 Samuel 19:11
And Saul will send messengers to the house of David to watch him, and to kill him in the morning: and Michel his wife will announce to David, saying, If thou save not thy soul this night, to-morrow thou diest

This day

1 Samuel 18:26
And his servants will announce to David these words, and the word will be straight in David's eyes, to be son-in-law to the king: and the days were not filled up.

General references

Psalm 37:12
The unjust one meditated against the just, and gnashed upon him with his teeth.
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod having secretly called for the magi, searched thoroughly from them the time of the star appearing.