Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 sought out diligently; and behold, a witness of falsehood, the witness of falsehood testified against his brother;
Esther 7:10
And they will hang Haman upon the tree that he preps for Mordecai. And the wrath of the king subsided.
Esther 9:25
And in her coming before the king, he said by letter he will turn back his purpose of evil that he purposed against the Jews upon his head: and they hung him and his sons upon the tree.
Proverbs 11:8
The just one was delivered from straits, and the unjust will come in his stead.

Their children

Deuteronomy 24:16
The fathers shall not die for the sons, and the sons shall not die for the fathers: a man shall die in his sin.
Joshua 7:24
And Joshua will take Achan, the son of Zerah, and the silver and the wide cloak, and the tongue of gold, and his sons and his daughters, and his oxen, and his asses, and his sheep and his tent, and all which is to him, and all Israel with him, and they will bring them up to the valley of Achor.
2 Kings 14:6
The sons of those striking he put not to death: according as it was written in the book of the Laws of Moses which Jehovah commanded, saying, Fathers shall not be put to death for sons, and sons shall not be put to death for fathers; but a man shall be put to death in his sin.
Esther 9:10
The ten sons of Haman son of Hammedatha, the Jews' enemy, they slew; and upon the prey they stretched not out their hand.

The lions

Daniel 3:22
For this cause, as the word of the king being severe, and the furnace exceedingly heated, these men that took up to Shadrach, Meshach, and AbedNego, the flame of fire killed them.
Psalm 54:5
He will turn back the evil to those oppressing me; in thy truth cut them off.
Isaiah 38:13
I set till the morning, as the lion thus will he break all my bones: from the day even to the night thou wilt finish me.

General references

Psalm 34:20
He watched all his bones: one of them was not broken.
Proverbs 11:8
The just one was delivered from straits, and the unjust will come in his stead.