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And the king commanded, and they brought those men which had accused Daniel, and they cast them into the den of lions, them, their children, and their wives; and the lions had the mastery of them, and brake all their bones in pieces or ever they came at the bottom of the den.

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And they brought

Deuteronomy 19:18
and the judges shall make diligent inquisition, - and lo! if the witness be, a false witness and, falsely, have answered against his brother,
Esther 7:10
So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, - and, the wrath of the king, was appeased.
Esther 9:25
but, by Esther's going in before the king, he commanded by letter, that his wicked plot which he had plotted against the Jews, should return, upon his own head, - and that he and his sons should be hanged upon the gallows.
Proverbs 11:8
The righteous man, out of distress, is delivered, then cometh a lawless man into his place.

Their children

Deuteronomy 24:16
Fathers shall not be put to death for sons, nor shall sons, be put to death for fathers, - every man, for his own sin, shall he put to death.
Joshua 7:24
And Joshua, and all Israel with him, took Achan - son of Zerah, and the silver and the mantle and the wedge of gold, and his sons and his daughters, and his oxen and his asses and his sheep and his tent, and all that he had, and brought them up the valley of Achor.
2 Kings 14:6
but, the sons of them that smote him, slew he not, - as it is written in the book of the law of Moses, which Yahweh commanded, saying - Fathers, shall not be put to death, for sons, nor shall, sons, be put to death, for fathers, but every man, for his own sin, shall be put to death.
Esther 9:10
the ten sons of Haman son of Hammedatha, the adversary of the Jews, slew they, - but, on the spoil, thrust they not forth their hand.

The lions

Daniel 3:22
Therefore, because the word of the king had raged forth, and the furnace was exceeding hot, those very men who took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, were slain by the flame of the fire;
Psalm 54:5
Let him turn back the mischief upon mine adversaries, In thy faithfulness, destroy them!
Isaiah 38:13
I cried out, until morning, like a lion, Thus, will he break all my bones! From day until night, Thou wilt finish me!

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Psalm 34:20
Keeping all his bones, Not, one from among them, is broken.
Proverbs 11:8
The righteous man, out of distress, is delivered, then cometh a lawless man into his place.