Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.

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The bows

Psalm 37:15
Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken.
Psalm 46:9
He makes wars to cease to the end of the earth. He breaks the bow, and cuts the spear in two. He burns the chariots in the fire.
Psalm 76:3
There he broke the arrows of the bow, the shield, and the sword, and the battle. Selah.


Isaiah 10:4
They shall only bow down under the prisoners, and shall fall under the slain. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.
Jeremiah 37:10
For though ye had smitten the whole army of the Chaldeans who fight against you, and there remained but wounded men among them, yea they would rise up every man in his tent, and burn this city with fire.
2 Corinthians 4:9
persecuted but not forsaken, cast down but not destroyed.
2 Corinthians 12:9
And he said to me, My grace is sufficient for thee, for my power is made fully perfect in weakness. More gladly therefore I will boast in my weaknesses, so that the power of the Christ may reside in me.
Ephesians 6:14
Stand ye therefore having girded your loins with truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,
Philippians 4:13
I can do all things in the Christ who strengthens me.
Hebrews 11:34
quenched the force of fire, escaped the jaw of the sword. Out of weakness were made strong, became mighty in war, bowed down armies of aliens.

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1 Kings 20:18
And he said, Whether they come out for peace, take them alive, or whether they come out for war, taken them alive.