Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Moreover, my father, see, yea, see the skirt of thy robe in my hand: for in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe, and killed thee not, know thou and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in mine hand, and I have not sinned against thee; yet thou huntest my soul to take it.
1 Samuel 18:27
Therefore David arose and went, he and his men, and slew of the Philistines two hundred men; and David brought their foreskins, and they gave them in full number to the king, that he might be the king's son-in-law. And Saul gave him Michal his daughter as his wife.
2 Kings 5:13
And his servants came near, and spoke unto him, and said, My father, if the prophet had bid you do some great thing, would you not have done it? how much rather then, when he says to you, Wash, and be clean?
A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
1 Samuel 26:18
And he said, Why does my lord thus pursue after his servant? for what have I done? or what evil is in my hand?
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;
For without cause have they hid for me their net in a pit, which without cause they have dug for my soul.
But this comes to pass, that the word might be fulfilled that is written in their law, They hated me without a cause.
1 Samuel 23:14
And David abode in the wilderness in strongholds, and remained in the mountains in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day, but God delivered him not into his hand.
1 Samuel 26:20
Now therefore, let not my blood fall to the earth before the face of the LORD: for the king of Israel has come out to seek a flea, as when one does hunt a partridge in the mountains.
For it increases. You hunt me as a fierce lion: and again you show yourself awesome against me.
Let not an evil speaker be established in the earth: evil shall hunt the violent man to overthrow him.
They hunt our steps, so that we cannot go in our streets: our end is near, our days are fulfilled; for our end has come.
And say, Thus says the Lord GOD; Woe to the women that sew charms upon all wrists, and make veils for the heads, of every length, to hunt souls! Will you hunt the souls of my people, and will you save the souls alive that belong to you?
The godly man has perished out of the earth: and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.
Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I wait on you.