Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spake, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.
1 Chronicles 11:1
Then all Israel gathered to David at Hebron and said, “Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.
1 Chronicles 12:23
Now these are the numbers of the
divisions equipped for war, who came to David at Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him, according to the word of the Lord.
2 Samuel 19:13
Amasa, ‘Are you not my bone and my flesh? May God do so to me, and more also, if you will not be commander of the army before me continually in place of Joab.’”
Laban said to him, “Surely you are
my bone and my flesh.” And he stayed with him a month.
you shall surely set a king over you whom the Lord your God chooses, one
from among your countrymen you shall set as king over yourselves; you may not put a foreigner over yourselves who is not your countryman.
“Speak, now, in the hearing of all the leaders of Shechem, ‘Which is better for you, that
seventy men, all the sons of Jerubbaal, rule over you, or that one man rule over you?’ Also, remember that I am your bone and your flesh.”
because we are
members of His body.
Therefore, since the children share in
flesh and blood, He Himself likewise also partook of the same, that through death He might render powerless him who had the power of death, that is, the devil,