Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The ten sons of Haman the son of Hammedatha, the enemy of the Jews, slew they; but on the spoil laid they not their hand.

Bible References

Ten sons

Esther 5:11
Then Haman recounted to them the glory of his riches, and the number of his sons, and every instance where the king had magnified him and how he had promoted him above the princes and servants of the king.
Exodus 20:5
You shall not worship them or serve them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children, on the third and the fourth generations of those who hate Me,
Job 18:18
He is driven from light into darkness,
And chased from the inhabited world.
Job 27:13
“This is the portion of a wicked man from God,
And the inheritance which tyrants receive from the Almighty.
Psalm 21:10
Their offspring You will destroy from the earth,
And their descendants from among the sons of men.
Psalm 109:12
Let there be none to extend lovingkindness to him,
Nor any to be gracious to his fatherless children.

Enemy

Esther 3:1
After these events King Ahasuerus promoted Haman, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and advanced him and established his authority over all the princes who were with him.
Esther 7:4
for we have been sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be killed and to be annihilated. Now if we had only been sold as slaves, men and women, I would have remained silent, for the trouble would not be commensurate with the annoyance to the king.”
Exodus 17:16
and he said, “The Lord has sworn; the Lord will have war against Amalek from generation to generation.”

But on the spoil

Genesis 14:23
that I will not take a thread or a sandal thong or anything that is yours, for fear you would say, ‘I have made Abram rich.’
Romans 12:17
Never pay back evil for evil to anyone. Respect what is right in the sight of all men.
Philippians 4:8
Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.