Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But the sons of Belial shall be all of them as thorns thrust away, because they cannot be taken with hands:

Bible References

The sons

2 Samuel 20:1
And a man of Belial happened to be there, whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a man of Jemini, and he blew the shofar, saying, We have no part in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse. Every man to his tents, O Israel.
Deuteronomy 13:13
certain men, the sons of Belial, are gone out from among you and have incited the inhabitants of their city, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, which ye have not known,
1 Samuel 2:12
But the sons of Eli were sons of Belial; they did not know the LORD.

Thorns

Genesis 3:18
thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the grass of the field;
Song of Songs 2:2
As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the virgins.
Isaiah 33:12
And the peoples shall be as the burnings of lime: as thorns cut up they shall be burned in the fire.
Ezekiel 2:6
And thou, son of man, do not be afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, for they are rebels; though thou find thyself among thorns and thy dwelling be with briers, do not be afraid of their words, nor fear before them, for they are a rebellious house.