Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He shall enter peaceably even upon the fattest places of the province; and he shall do that which his fathers have not done, nor his fathers' fathers; he shall scatter among them the prey, and spoil, and riches: yea, and he shall forecast his devices against the strong holds, even for a time.

Peaceably even upon the fattest

Bible References

Peaceably even upon the fattest

Judges 9:4
They gave him seventy pieces of silver from the house of Baal-berith with which Abimelech hired worthless and reckless fellows, and they followed him.
Proverbs 17:8
A bribe is a charm in the sight of its owner;
Wherever he turns, he prospers.
Proverbs 19:6
Many will seek the favor of a generous man,
And every man is a friend to him who gives gifts.

Forecast his devices

Daniel 7:25
He will speak out against the Most High and wear down the saints of the Highest One, and he will intend to make alterations in times and in law; and they will be given into his hand for a time, times, and half a time.
Proverbs 23:7
For as he thinks within himself, so he is.
He says to you, “Eat and drink!”
But his heart is not with you.
Ezekiel 38:10
‘Thus says the Lord God, “It will come about on that day, that thoughts will come into your mind and you will devise an evil plan,
Matthew 9:4
And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, “Why are you thinking evil in your hearts?