Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now therefore, I pray thee, let my lord the king hear the words of his servant. If the LORD have stirred thee up against me, let him accept an offering: but if they be the children of men, cursed be they before the LORD; for they have driven me out this day from abiding in the inheritance of the LORD, saying, Go, serve other gods.

The inheritance

Bible References

Let my lord

1 Samuel 25:24
She fell at his feet and said, "On me, my lord, [be] the guilt! Please let your female servant speak {to you personally}! Hear the words of your female servant!
Genesis 44:18
But Judah drew near to him and said, "Please my lord, let your servant speak a word in the ears of my lord, and {let not your anger burn} against your servant, for {you are like Pharaoh himself}.


1 Samuel 16:14
Now the Spirit of Yahweh departed from Saul and an evil spirit from Yahweh tormented him.
1 Samuel 18:10
{On} [the] next day, the evil spirit from God rushed upon Saul, and he prophesied in the middle of the house. Now David was playing [the lyre] with his hand on [that] day {as usual}, and the spear was in Saul's hand.
2 Samuel 16:11
David said to Abishai and to all his servants, "Look, my son who came out of my loins [is] seeking my life. Now {as far as} [this] Benjaminite, leave him alone and let him curse, for Yahweh has spoken to him.
2 Samuel 24:1
Again Yahweh [was] angry with Israel, and he incited David against them, saying, "Go count Israel and Judah."
1 Kings 22:22
He said, 'I will go out and I will be a false spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' And he said, 'You shall entice and succeed, go out and do so.'
1 Chronicles 21:1
Then Satan stood against Israel and urged David to count Israel.


Genesis 8:21
And Yahweh smelled the soothing fragrance, and Yahweh said {to himself}, "{Never again will I curse} the ground for the sake of humankind, because the inclination of the heart of humankind [is] evil from his youth. {Nor will I ever again destroy} all life as I have done.
Leviticus 26:31
And I will lay your cities [in] ruins, and I will lay waste your sanctuaries; and I shall not smell your [sacrifices'] appeasing fragrance.
Psalm 119:1
Blessed [are those whose] way is blameless, who walk in the law of Yahweh.


Proverbs 6:16
There are six [things] Yahweh hates, and seven [things are] abominations of his soul:
Proverbs 30:10
Do not slander a servant to his master, or else he will curse you and you will be guilty.
Galatians 1:8
But even if we or an angel from heaven should proclaim a gospel to you contrary to what we proclaimed to you, let him be accursed!
Galatians 5:12
I wish that the ones who are disturbing you would also {castrate themselves}!
2 Timothy 4:14
Alexander the metalworker did me much harm; may the Lord pay back to him according to his deeds,

They have driven

Deuteronomy 4:27
And Yahweh will scatter you among the peoples, and you will be left {few in number} among the nations {to where Yahweh will lead you}.
Joshua 22:25
Yahweh has made the Jordan a border between us and you, the descendants of Reuben and Gad; you have no portion in Yahweh.' So your children may put an end to our children worshiping Yahweh.
Psalm 42:1
As a deer longs for streams of water, so my soul longs for you, O God.
Psalm 120:5
Woe to me, that I sojourn in Meshech, [that] I dwell among the tents of Kedar.
Isaiah 60:5
Then you shall see and you shall be radiant; and your heart shall tremble and open itself wide, because [the] abundance of [the] sea shall fall upon you; [the] wealth of [the] nations shall come to you.
Romans 14:15
For if because of food, your brother is grieved, you are no longer living according to love. Do not destroy by your food that person for whom Christ died.

The inheritance

2 Samuel 14:16
For the king will listen, to deliver his servant from the hand of the man [who seeks] to destroy me and my son together from the inheritance of God.'
2 Samuel 20:19
I [am] one of the faithful representatives of Israel. You [are] seeking to destroy a city and a mother in Israel. Why do you want to swallow the inheritance of Yahweh?"

General references

Exodus 32:21
And Moses said to Aaron, "What did this people do to you that you brought on them [such] a great sin?"
1 Samuel 24:9
Then David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to the words of people who say: 'Look, David [is] {seeking to do you harm}'?
Jeremiah 37:18
Then Jeremiah said to King Zedekiah, "What did I do wrong to you, or to your servants, or to this people, that you have put me in {prison}?