Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then said Saul unto his armourbearer, Draw thy sword, and thrust me through therewith; lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through, and abuse me. But his armourbearer would not; for he was sore afraid. Therefore Saul took a sword, and fell upon it.

He was sore

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Bible References

Draw

Judges 9:54
Then he called quickly to the young man, his armor bearer, and said to him, “Draw your sword and kill me, so that it will not be said of me, ‘A woman slew him.’” So the young man pierced him through, and he died.
1 Chronicles 10:4
Then Saul said to his armor bearer, “Draw your sword and thrust me through with it, otherwise these uncircumcised will come and abuse me.” But his armor bearer would not, for he was greatly afraid. Therefore Saul took his sword and fell on it.

He was sore

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?”

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Psalm 7:16
His mischief will return upon his own head,
And his violence will descend upon his own pate.