Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the hand of the LORD was heavy upon them of Ashdod, and he destroyed them, and smote them with emerods, even Ashdod and the coasts thereof.


Bible References


1 Samuel 5:9
But after they had taken it away, the hand of the Lord was stretched out against the town for its destruction: and the signs of disease came out on all the men of the town, small and great.
1 Samuel 6:5
So make images of the growths caused by your disease and of the mice which are damaging your land; and give glory to the God of Israel: it may be that the weight of his hand will be lifted from you and from your gods and from your land.
Deuteronomy 28:27
The Lord will send on you the disease of Egypt, and other sorts of skin diseases which nothing will make well.
Job 31:3
Is it not trouble for the sinner, and destruction for the evil-doers?
Psalm 78:66
His haters were turned back by his blows and shamed for ever.


1 Samuel 6:4
Then they said, What sin-offering are we to send to him? And they said, Five gold images of the growths caused by your disease and five gold mice, one for every lord of the Philistines: for the same disease came on you and on your lords.

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