Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

When the Philistines took the ark of God, they brought it into the house of Dagon, and set it by Dagon.

Bible References

Of dagon

Judges 16:23
The rulers of the Philistines gathered to offer a great sacrifice to Dagon their god and to celebrate. They said, "Our god has handed Samson, our enemy, over to us."
1 Chronicles 10:10
They placed his armor in the temple of their gods and hung his head in the temple of Dagon.
Daniel 5:2
While under the influence of the wine, Belshazzar issued an order to bring in the gold and silver vessels -- the ones that Nebuchadnezzar his father had confiscated from the temple in Jerusalem -- so that the king and his nobles, together with his wives and his concubines, could drink from them.
Habakkuk 1:11
They sweep by like the wind and pass on. But the one who considers himself a god will be held guilty."

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible