Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Bible References

General references

Deuteronomy 19:11
“But if there is a man who hates his neighbor and lies in wait for him and rises up against him and strikes him so that he dies, and he flees to one of these cities,
Exodus 20:13
You shall not murder.
Exodus 21:12
He who strikes a man so that he dies shall surely be put to death.
Leviticus 24:17
If a man takes the life of any human being, he shall surely be put to death.
Numbers 35:31
Moreover, you shall not take ransom for the life of a murderer who is guilty of death, but he shall surely be put to death.
2 Samuel 3:27
So when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into the middle of the gate to speak with him privately, and there he struck him in the belly so that he died on account of the blood of Asahel his brother.
2 Samuel 11:15
He had written in the letter, saying, “Place Uriah in the front line of the fiercest battle and withdraw from him, so that he may be struck down and die.”
2 Samuel 12:9
Why have you despised the word of the Lord by doing evil in His sight? You have struck down Uriah the Hittite with the sword, have taken his wife to be your wife, and have killed him with the sword of the sons of Ammon.
2 Samuel 13:28
Absalom commanded his servants, saying, “See now, when Amnon’s heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, ‘Strike Amnon,’ then put him to death. Do not fear; have not I myself commanded you? Be courageous and be valiant.”
2 Samuel 20:9
Joab said to Amasa, “Is it well with you, my brother?” And Joab took Amasa by the beard with his right hand to kiss him.