Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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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Bible References

And they brought

Deuteronomy 19:18
and the judges shall make diligent inquisition; and, behold, if the witness is a false witness and has testified falsely against his brother,
Esther 7:10
So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath was pacified.
Esther 9:25
but when she came before the king, he commanded by letters that his wicked device, which he devised against the Jews, should return upon his own head and that he and his sons should be hanged on the gallows.
Proverbs 11:8
The righteous is delivered out of the tribulation, and the wicked takes his place.

Their children

Deuteronomy 24:16
The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, neither shall the children be put to death for the fathers; each one shall be put to death for his own sin.
Joshua 7:24
Then Joshua and all Israel with him took Achan, the son of Zerah, and the silver and the garment 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 they brought them unto the valley of Achor.
2 Kings 14:6
But the sons of those who had slain him he slew not; according unto that which is written in the book of the law of Moses where the LORD commanded, saying, The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, nor the children be put to death for the fathers; but each one shall die for their own sin.
Esther 9:10
the ten sons of Haman, the son of Hammedatha; the enemy of the Jews, they slew, but on the spoil they did not lay their hand.

The lions

Daniel 3:22
Therefore because the king's commandment was urgent and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the fire slew those men that took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego.
Psalm 54:5
He shall reward evil unto my enemies; cut them off in thy truth.
Isaiah 38:13
I reckoned that I had until morning. As a lion, he broke all my bones: from the morning even unto the night thou shalt make an end of me.

General references

Psalm 34:20
Resh keeping all his bones; not one of them shall be broken.
Proverbs 11:8
The righteous is delivered out of the tribulation, and the wicked takes his place.