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 bow, shall be broken.
Psalm 46:9
Causing wars to cease unto the end of the earth, - The bow, he shivereth, And breaketh in pieces the spear, war-chariots, burneth he up with fire.
Psalm 76:3
There, hath he broken in pieces the arrows of the bow, shield and sword, and battle. Selah.


Isaiah 10:4
Without me, one hath bowed under a prisoner Yea under the slain, do they fall! For all this, hath his anger, not turned back, But still, is his hand outstretched.
Jeremiah 37:10
For though ye had smitten all the force of the Chaldeans who are fighting with you and there had remained of them only desperately wounded men, yet, every man in his tent, should have arisen and burnt this city with fire.
2 Corinthians 4:9
Pursued, but not abandoned, thrown down, but not destroyed; -
2 Corinthians 12:9
And at once he said unto me - Sufficient for thee, is my favour, for, my power, in weakness, is made complete. Most gladly, therefore, will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may spread a tent over me.
Ephesians 6:14
Stand therefore, - having girded your loins with truth, and put on the breastplate of righteousness,
Philippians 4:13
I have might, for all things, in him that empowereth me.
Hebrews 11:34
Quenched the power of fire, escaped the mouths of the sword, were made powerful from weakness, became mighty in battle, overturned, camps of aliens;

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1 Kings 20:18
And he said - If, peaceably, they have come, take them alive, - or, if, fighting, they have come, alive, take ye them.