Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the king went up into the house of the LORD, and all the men of Judah and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem with him, and the priests, and the prophets, and all the people, both small and great: and he read in their ears all the words of the book of the covenant which was found in the house of the LORD.

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Both small and great

Genesis 19:11
And the men that were at the door of the house, they smote with blindness - both small and great, so that they could not find the door.
1 Samuel 5:9
And when they had carried it about, the hand of the LORD was in the city with a mighty great plague, and he smote the men of the city both small and great: and they were smitten in their secret places with the hemorrhoids.
1 Samuel 30:2
and had taken the women that were therein prisoners, both small and great: but slew not a man, save carried them with them and went their ways.
2 Chronicles 15:13
so that all that sought not the LORD God of Israel, should die for it, whether he were small or great, man or woman.
Esther 1:5
And when these days were expired, the king made a feast unto all the people that were in the castle of Susa, both unto great and small, seven days long in the court of the garden by the king's palace:
Job 3:19
There, are small and great; the bondman, and he that is free from his master.
Psalm 115:13
Yea, he blesseth all them that fear the LORD, both small and great.
Acts 26:22
Nevertheless, I obtained help of God, and continue unto this day witnessing both to small and to great; saying none other things, than those which the prophets and Moses did say should come:
Revelation 20:12
And I saw the dead, both great and small, stand before God: And the books were opened, and another book was opened, which is the book of life, and the dead were judged of those things which were written in the books according to their deeds.

He read

Deuteronomy 31:10
and commanded them, saying, "At the end of seven years, in the time of the free year, in the feast of the tabernacles,
2 Chronicles 17:9
And they taught in Judah, and had the book of the law with them, and went about throughout all the cities of Judah and taught the people.
Nehemiah 8:1
Now when the seventh month drew nigh, and the children of Israel were in their cities, all the people gathered themselves together as one man upon the street before the Watergate, and said unto Ezra the scribe that he should fetch the book of the law of Moses, which the LORD commanded to Israel.
Nehemiah 9:3
and they stood up in their place, and read in the book of the law of the LORD their God four times on the day; and they acknowledged, and worshipped the LORD their God four times on the day.
Nehemiah 13:1
And what time as the book of Moses was read in the ears of the people there was found written therein, that the Ammonites and Moabites should never come into the congregation of God,

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Jeremiah 11:2
"Hear the words of the covenant, and speak unto all Judah, and to all them that dwell at Jerusalem.