Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thus the Jews smote all their enemies with the stroke of the sword, and slaughter, and destruction, and did what they would unto those that hated them.

The stroke

Bible References


Psalm 18:34
Teaching my hands to war, and a bow of brass was bent by mine arms.
Psalm 20:7
These in chariots, and these in horses: and in the name of Jehovah our God will we remember.
Psalm 149:6
The liftings up of God in their throat, and a sword of two mouths in their hand;
2 Thessalonians 1:6
Even though just with God to return pressure to them pressing you;

The stroke

Jeremiah 18:21
For this, give their sons to the famine, and pour them out upon the hands of the sword; and their wives shall be bereaved of offspring, and be widows; and their men shall be slain by death; their young men struck of the sword in battle.