Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The LORD shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways.

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Bible References

Shall cause

Deuteronomy 28:25
And Jehovah will give thee smitten before thine enemies: in one way thou shalt go forth against him, and in seven ways shalt thou flee before his face; and thou wert for a shaking to all the kingdoms of the earth.
Deuteronomy 32:30
How shall one chase a thousand; And two shall cause ten thousand to flee, If that their Rock had not sold them, And Jehovah delivered them up?
Leviticus 26:7
And ye chased your enemies, and they fell before you to the sword.
2 Samuel 22:38
I will pursue mine enemies and destroy them I will not turn back even to finishing them.
Psalm 89:23
And I beat down his adversaries from his fame, and I will smite those hating him.

Flee before

Joshua 8:22
And these will go forth from the city to their meeting; and they will be to Israel in the midst of these from hence, and these from thence: and they will smite them till none were left to them fleeing and escaping.
Joshua 10:10
And Jehovah will discomfit them before Israel, and will strike them a great blow in Gibeon, and will pursue them the way of the ascent of the house of Horon, and he will strike them even to Azekah and even to Makkedah.
1 Samuel 7:3
And Samuel will say to all the house of Israel, saying, If with all your heart ye turn back to Jehovah, remove the strange gods out of the midst of you, and Ashtaroth, and prepare your hearts to Jehovah, and serve him alone, and he will deliver you from the hand of Philisteim.
2 Chronicles 14:2
And Asa will do the good and the straight in the eyes of Jehovah his God:
2 Chronicles 19:4
And Jehoshaphat will dwell in Jerusalem: and he will turn back and go forth among the people from the Well of the Oath, even to mount Ephraim; and he will turn them back to Jehovah the God of their fathers.
2 Chronicles 20:22
And in the time they began in rejoicing and praising, Jehovah gave ambushes against the sons of Ammon, Moab, and mount Seir, coming against Judah; and they will be smitten.
2 Chronicles 31:20
And according to this Hezekiah will do in all Judah, and he will do the good and the straight and the truth before Jehovah his God.
2 Chronicles 32:21
And Jehovah will send a messenger, and he will cut off every strong one of power, and leader and chief in the camp of the king of Assur. And he will turn back with shame of face to his land. And he will come into the house of his God, and they coming forth from his bowels caused him to fall there by the sword.

General references

Leviticus 26:8
And five from you chased a hundred, and a hundred from you chased ten thousand: and your enemies fell before you to the sword.
2 Chronicles 14:12
And Jehovah will smite the Cushites before Asa, and before Judah; and the Cushites will flee.