Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if a man have committed a sin worthy of death, and he be to be put to death, and thou hang him on a tree:
Worthy of death
Worthy of death
2 Samuel 4:12
David commanded the young men, and they killed them and cut off their hands and feet and hung them up beside the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the grave of Abner in Hebron.
See also jos 8
otherwise the avenger of blood might pursue the manslayer
in the heat of his anger, and overtake him, because the way is long, and take his life, though he was not deserving of death, since he had not hated him previously.
1 Samuel 26:16
This thing that you have done is not good. As the Lord lives, all of you
must surely die, because you did not guard your lord, the Lord’s anointed. And now, see where the king’s spear is and the jug of water that was at his head.”
what do you think?” They answered, “
He deserves death!”
and I found him to be accused over
questions about their Law, but under no accusation deserving death or imprisonment.
If, then, I am a wrongdoer and have committed anything worthy of death, I do not refuse to die; but if none of those things is true of which these men accuse me, no one can hand me over to them. I
appeal to Caesar.”
and when they had gone aside, they began talking to one another, saying, “
This man is not doing anything worthy of death or imprisonment.”
2 Samuel 21:6
let seven men from his sons be given to us, and we will
hang them before the Lord in Gibeah of Saul, the chosen of the Lord.” And the king said, “I will give them.”
When they came to the place called The Skull, there they crucified Him and the criminals, one on the right and the other on the left.
Then the Jews, because it was
the day of preparation, so that the bodies would not remain on the cross on the Sabbath ( for that Sabbath was a high day), asked Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.