Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Absalom met the servants of David. And Absalom rode upon a mule, and the mule went under the thick boughs of a great oak, and his head caught hold of the oak, and he was taken up between the heaven and the earth; and the mule that was under him went away.

Bible References

His head

2 Samuel 18:14
Then Joab answered, I may not tarry thus with thee. And taking three darts in his hand, he thrust them through the heart of Absalom while he was yet alive in the midst of the oak.
2 Samuel 14:26
And when he shaved his head (for it was at every year's end that he shaved it: because the hair was heavy on him, therefore, he shaved it), the hair of his head weighed two hundred shekels after the king's weight.
2 Samuel 17:23
And when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled his ass and arose, and went home to his house, to his city, and put his household in order and hanged himself and died and was buried in the sepulchre of his father.
Matthew 27:5
And casting down the pieces of silver in the temple, he departed and went and hanged himself.

Taken up

Deuteronomy 21:23
his body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt without fail bury him that same day (for he that is hanged is accursed of God) that thy land not be defiled, which the LORD thy God gives thee for an inheritance.
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed is he that dishonours his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Job 18:8
For a net shall be cast at his feet, and he shall walk upon a network.
Job 31:3
Is there no destruction for the wicked? And banishment for the workers of iniquity?
Psalm 63:9
But those that sought my soul, to destroy it, descended into the lower parts of the earth.
Proverbs 20:20
Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his fire shall be put out in obscure darkness.
Proverbs 30:17
The eye that mocks at his father, and despises the teaching of his mother, the ravens shall pluck it out of the river, and the young eagles shall eat it.
Jeremiah 48:44
He that flees from the fear shall fall into the pit; and he that gets up out of the pit shall be taken in the snare; for I will bring upon him, even upon Moab, the year of their visitation, said the LORD.
Mark 7:10
For Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother, and, Whosoever curses father or mother shall most definitely die.
Galatians 3:13
Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us, (for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangs on a tree),