Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then they said one to another, We do not well: this day is a day of good tidings, and we hold our peace: if we tarry till the morning light, some mischief will come upon us: now therefore come, that we may go and tell the king's household.
They said one
2 Kings 7:3
And there were four leprous men at the entrance of the gate, who said one to another, Why shall we stay here until we die?
Do you have time, all of you, to dwell in your panelled houses, and this house is deserted?
2 Kings 7:6
For the Lord had made the host of the Syrians to hear a noise of chariots and a noise of horses, even the noise of a great host; and they said one to another, Behold, the king of Israel has hired against us the kings of the Hittites and the kings of the Egyptians, to come upon us.
I am the first that has taught these things unto Zion, and unto Jerusalem I brought the news.
How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that brings good tidings, that publishes peace, that brings good tidings of good, that publishes saving health, that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigns!
Behold upon the mountains the feet of him that brings good tidings, of him that publishes peace! O Judah, keep thy solemn feasts, perform thy vows; for Belial shall no longer pass through thee; he is utterly cut off.
But the angel said unto them, Fear not; for, behold, I bring you a gospel of great joy, which shall be to all the people.
with each one not looking to their own things, but also to the things of others.
Some mischief will come upon us
2 Kings 5:26
Then he said unto him, Did not my heart go with thee when the man turned again from his chariot to meet thee? Is it a time to receive money and to receive garments and oliveyards and vineyards and sheep and oxen and menslaves and maidslaves?
But if ye will not do so, behold, ye shall have sinned against the LORD, and be sure your sin will catch up with you.
For a just man falls seven times and rises up again, but the wicked shall fall into evil.