Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And I find more bitter than death the woman, whose heart is snares and nets, and her hands as bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be taken by her.

Whoso pleaseth god

Bible References

I find

Judges 16:18
When Delilah realized that he had told her the whole truth, she sent this message to the Philistine leaders: “Come one more time, for he has told me the whole truth.” The Philistine leaders came to her and brought the money with them.
Proverbs 2:18
for her house sinks down to death
and her ways to the land of the departed spirits.
Proverbs 5:3
Though the lips of the forbidden woman drip honey
and her words are smoother than oil,
Proverbs 7:21
She seduces him with her persistent pleading;
she lures with her flattering talk.
Proverbs 9:18
But he doesn’t know that the departed spirits are there,
that her guests are in the depths of Sheol.
Proverbs 22:14
The mouth of the forbidden woman is a deep pit;
a man cursed by the Lord will fall into it.
Proverbs 23:27
For a prostitute is a deep pit,
and a stranger is a narrow well;

Whoso pleaseth god

Ecclesiastes 2:26
For to the man who is pleasing in His sight, He gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy, but to the sinner He gives the task of gathering and accumulating in order to give to the one who is pleasing in God’s sight. This too is futile and a pursuit of the wind.

General references

Genesis 19:35
That night they again got their father to drink wine, and the younger went and slept with him; he did not know when she lay down or when she got up.
Leviticus 15:20
Anything she lies on during her menstruation will become unclean, and anything she sits on will become unclean.
Proverbs 7:27
Her house is the road to Sheol,
descending to the chambers of death.

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