Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him: for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

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His spirit

1 Samuel 14:27
And Jonathan heard not in his father's causing the people to swear: and he will stretch forth the extremity of the rod which is in his hand, and he will dip it in the droppings of the honey, and he will turn back his hand to his mouth, and his eyes will see.
Judges 15:19
And God will rend the socket which is in the jaw-bone, and waters will come forth from it; and he will drink, and his spirit will turn back, and he will live. For this he called its name, the Fountain of him Calling, which is in Lehi even to this day.
Isaiah 40:29
He gave power to the faint; and to the not strong he will increase strength.

Three days

1 Samuel 30:13
And David will say to him, To whom thou? and from whence thou? and the boy, the Egyptian, will say, I servant to a man, an Amalekite; and my lord left me because I was sick the the third day.
Esther 4:16
Go collect together all the Jews being found in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and ye shall not eat and ye shall not drink three days, night and day also I and my maidens will fast thus and in this I will go in to the king which is not according to the edict; and according to that I perished, I perished.
Jonah 1:17
And Jehovah will prepare a great fish to swallow down Jonah: and Jonah will be in-the bowels of the fish three days and three nights.
Matthew 27:63
Saying, Lord, we remember that that impostor said, yet living, After three days, I arise.

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Psalm 107:5
Hungering, also thirsting, their soul will faint in them.
Mark 8:3
And if I loose them fasting to their house, they will be relaxed in the way: for some of them have come from far.