Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when she came to the man of God to the hill, she caught him by the feet: but Gehazi came near to thrust her away. And the man of God said, Let her alone; for her soul is vexed within her: and the LORD hath hid it from me, and hath not told me.

Him by the feet

Let her alone

General references

Bible References

Him by the feet

Matthew 28:9
And on the way, Jesus came to them, saying, Be glad. And they came and put their hands on his feet, and gave him worship.
Luke 7:38
And went in and took her place at the back of him, near his feet, weeping, so that his feet were washed with the drops from her eyes, and with her hair she made them dry, and kissing his feet she put the perfume on them.


Matthew 15:23
But he gave her no answer. And his disciples came and said to him, Send her away, for she is crying after us.
Matthew 20:31
And the people gave them orders to be quiet; but they went on crying even louder, Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us.
Mark 10:13
And they took to him little children, so that he might put his hands on them: and the disciples said sharp words to them.
John 4:27
At that point the disciples came back, and they were surprised to see him talking to a woman; but not one of them said to him, What is your purpose? or, Why are you talking to her?
John 12:4
But one of his disciples, Judas Iscariot (who was to give him up), said,

Let her alone

Mark 14:6
But Jesus said, Let her be; why are you troubling her? she has done a kind act to me.
John 12:7
Then Jesus said, Let her be. Let her keep what she has for the day of my death.


1 Samuel 1:10
And with grief in her soul, weeping bitterly, she made her prayer to the Lord.
Job 10:1
My soul is tired of life; I will let my sad thoughts go free in words; my soul will make a bitter outcry.
Proverbs 14:10
No one has knowledge of a man's grief but himself; and a strange person has no part in his joy.
Proverbs 18:14
The spirit of a man will be his support when he is ill; but how may a broken spirit be lifted up?

Hid it from me

2 Kings 6:12
And one of them said, Not one of us, my lord king; but Elisha, the prophet in Israel, gives the king of Israel news of the words you say even in your bedroom.
Genesis 18:17
And the Lord said, Am I to keep back from Abraham the knowledge of what I do;
2 Samuel 7:3
And Nathan said to the king, Go and do whatever is in your heart; for the Lord is with you.
Amos 3:7
Certainly the Lord will do nothing without making clear his secret to his servants, the prophets.
John 15:15
No longer do I give you the name of servants; because a servant is without knowledge of what his master is doing: I give you the name of friends, because I have given you knowledge of all the things which my Father has said to me.

General references

Genesis 18:17
And the Lord said, Am I to keep back from Abraham the knowledge of what I do;

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