Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the officers shall speak further unto the people, and they shall say, What man is there that is fearful and fainthearted? let him go and return unto his house, lest his brethren's heart faint as well as his heart.

Bible References

Fearful

Deuteronomy 1:28
Where shall we go up? Our brethren have discouraged our heart, saying, This people is greater and taller than we; the cities are great and walled up to heaven; and moreover we have seen the sons of the Anakims there.
Deuteronomy 23:9
When the host goes forth against thine enemies, then keep thyself from every evil thing.
Judges 7:3
Now, therefore, cause it to be proclaimed in the ears of the people, saying, Whoever is fearful and trembling, let him return and depart early from Mount Gilead. And twenty-two thousand of the people returned, and ten thousand remained.
Luke 9:62
And Jesus said unto him, No one having put his hand to the plough and looking back is fit for the kingdom of God.
Acts 15:37
And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.
Revelation 3:16
So then because thou art lukewarm and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.
Revelation 21:8
But the fearful and unbelieving and the abominable and murderers and fornicators and sorcerers and idolaters and all liars shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.

Lest his brethren's

Numbers 13:31
But the men that went up with him said, We are not able to go up against that people, for they are stronger than we.
Numbers 14:1
Then all the congregation lifted up their voice and cried, and the people wept that night.
Numbers 32:9
For when they went up unto the valley of Eshcol and saw the land, they discouraged the heart of the sons of Israel that they should not go into the land which the LORD had given them.
1 Corinthians 15:33
Be not deceived: evil companions corrupt good character.

Faint

Deuteronomy 1:28
Where shall we go up? Our brethren have discouraged our heart, saying, This people is greater and taller than we; the cities are great and walled up to heaven; and moreover we have seen the sons of the Anakims there.