Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But Absalom sent spies throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, As soon as ye hear the sound of the trumpet, then ye shall say, Absalom reigneth in Hebron.

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Bible References

Spies

2 Samuel 13:28
And Absalom commanded his servants, saying, "Mark now, when Amnon's heart is merry with wine; and when I tell you, 'Strike Amnon,' then kill him. Do not be afraid. Haven't I commanded you? Be courageous, and be valiant."
2 Samuel 14:30
Therefore he said to his servants, "Behold, Joab's field is near mine, and he has barley there. Go and set it on fire." Absalom's servants set the field on fire. And the servants of Joab came to him with their clothes rent, and they said to him, "The servants of Absalom have set the field on fire."

Reigneth

2 Samuel 19:10
Absalom, whom we anointed over us, is dead in battle. Now therefore why do you not speak a word of bringing the king back?"
Job 20:5
that the triumphing of the wicked is short, the joy of the godless but for a moment?
Psalm 73:18
Surely you set them in slippery places. You throw them down to destruction.

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Psalm 37:12
The wicked plots against the just, and gnashes at him with his teeth.