Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Joab said to Amasa, Art thou in health, my brother? And Joab took Amasa by the beard with the right hand to kiss him.

General references

Bible References

Art thou

Psalm 55:21
The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart; his words were softer than oil, yet they were drawn swords.
Proverbs 26:24
He that hates dissembles with his lips and lays up deceit within him;
Micah 7:2
The merciful man of the earth is missing: and there is no one upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt each man his brother with a net.

To kiss him

Matthew 26:48
Now he that betrayed him had given them a sign, saying, Whomsoever I shall kiss, that same is he; hold him fast.
Luke 22:47
And while he yet spoke, behold a multitude, and he that was called Judas, one of the twelve, went before them and drew near unto Jesus to kiss him.

General references

Deuteronomy 27:24
Cursed is he that smites his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.