Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And David said to Abishai, Destroy him not: for who can stretch forth his hand against the LORD'S anointed, and be guiltless?

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Bible References

Who can stretch

1 Samuel 24:6
So he said to his men, “Far be it from me because of the Lord that I should do this thing to my lord, the Lord’s anointed, to stretch out my hand against him, since he is the Lord’s anointed.”
2 Samuel 1:14
Then David said to him, “How is it you were not afraid to stretch out your hand to destroy the Lord’s anointed?”
Psalm 105:15
Do not touch My anointed ones,
And do My prophets no harm.”

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Proverbs 24:11
Deliver those who are being taken away to death,
And those who are staggering to slaughter, Oh hold them back.