Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And it came to pass, when he made mention of the ark of God, that he fell from off the seat backward by the side of the gate, and his neck brake, and he died: for he was an old man, and heavy. And he had judged Israel forty years.

Bible References

When he made

1 Samuel 4:21
And she called the boy I-chabod! saying, Exiled is the glory from Israel, - In regard to the taking of the ark of God, and to her father-in-law, and to her husband.
Psalm 26:8
O Yahweh, I have loved the asylum of thy house, even the place of the habitation of thy glory!
Psalm 42:3
My tears have been my food day and night, While it hath been said unto me all the day, Where is thy God?
Psalm 69:9
Because, zeal for thy house, hath eaten me up, And, the reproaches of them who have reproached thee, have fallen upon me.
Lamentations 2:15
All passing by, have clapped, over thee, their hands, have hissed and wagged their head over the daughter of Jerusalem, - saying , Is, this, the city, of which men used to say - The perfection of beauty! A joy to the whole earth!

His neck

1 Samuel 2:31
Lo! days are coming, when I will hew off thine arm, and the arm of the house of thy father, - that there shall be no elder in thy house;
1 Samuel 3:12
In that day, will I confirm against Eli, all that I have spoken against his house, - beginning and finishing.
Leviticus 10:3
Then said Moses unto Aaron - The very thing, that Yahweh spake, saying - In them that draw near to me, must I be hallowed, And before the faces of all the people, must I get myself honour, - And Aaron, was dumb.
1 Corinthians 11:30
For this cause, many among you are weak and sickly; and, not a few, are falling asleep.
1 Peter 4:17
For it is the ripe time for the judgment to begin with the house of God; but, if first with us, what shall be the end of them who yield not unto the glad-message of God?