Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

So that the man that is tender among you, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil toward his brother, and toward the wife of his bosom, and toward the remnant of his children which he shall leave:

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Bible References

His eye

Deuteronomy 15:9
Beware that there is no base thought in your heart, saying, ‘The seventh year, the year of remission, is near,’ and your eye is hostile toward your poor brother, and you give him nothing; then he may cry to the Lord against you, and it will be a sin in you.
Proverbs 23:6
Do not eat the bread of a selfish man,
Or desire his delicacies;
Proverbs 28:22
A man with an evil eye hastens after wealth
And does not know that want will come upon him.
Matthew 20:15
Is it not lawful for me to do what I wish with what is my own? Or is your eye envious because I am generous?’

And toward

2 Samuel 12:3
“But the poor man had nothing except one little ewe lamb
Which he bought and nourished;
And it grew up together with him and his children.
It would eat of his bread and drink of his cup and lie in his bosom,
And was like a daughter to him.
Micah 7:5
Do not trust in a neighbor;
Do not have confidence in a friend.
From her who lies in your bosom
Guard your lips.

His children

Psalm 103:13
Just as a father has compassion on his children,
So the Lord has compassion on those who fear Him.
Isaiah 49:15
“Can a woman forget her nursing child
And have no compassion on the son of her womb?
Even these may forget, but I will not forget you.
Matthew 7:9
Or what man is there among you who, when his son asks for a loaf, will give him a stone?
Luke 11:11
Now suppose one of you fathers is asked by his son for a fish; he will not give him a snake instead of a fish, will he?

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Matthew 24:19
But woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days!