Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And so I saw the wicked buried, who had come and gone from the place of the holy, and they were forgotten in the city where they had so done: this is also vanity.

Bible References


2 Kings 9:34
And when he came in, he ate and drank, and he said, Now see to this cursed woman, and bury her, for she is a king's daughter.
Job 21:18
that they are as stubble before the wind, and as chaff that the storm carries away?
Luke 16:22
And it came to pass for the poor man to die and be carried by the heavenly agents to Abraham's bosom. And the rich man also died and was buried.

The place

Psalm 122:1
I was glad when they said to me, Let us go to the house of LORD.
Acts 6:13
And they put forward FALSE witnesses who said, This man does not cease speaking blasphemous sayings against the holy place, and the law.

They were

Ecclesiastes 2:16
For of the wise man, even as of the fool, there is no remembrance forever, seeing that in the days to come all will have been long forgotten. And how the wise man dies even as the fool!
Ecclesiastes 9:5
For the living know that they shall die, but the dead know not anything, nor have they any more a reward, for the memory of them is forgotten.
Psalm 31:12
I am forgotten as a dead man out of mind. I am like a broken vessel.
Proverbs 10:7
The memory of a righteous man is blessed, but the name of the wicked shall rot.
Jeremiah 17:13
O LORD, the hope of Israel, all who forsake thee shall be put to shame. Those who depart from me shall be written in the earth, because they have forsaken LORD, the fountain of living waters.
Hebrews 10:38
But the righteous man will live from faith, and if he should withdraw, my soul is not pleased with him.