Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.


Bible References

I will pursue

Genesis 49:27
Benjamin is a wolf that ravens. In the morning he shall devour the prey, and at evening he shall divide the spoil.
Judges 5:30
Have they not found, have they not divided the spoil? A damsel, two damsels to every man, to Sisera a spoil of dyed garments, a spoil of dyed garments embroidered, of dyed garments embroidered on both sides, on the necks of the spo
1 Kings 19:2
Then Jezebel send a messenger to Elijah, saying, So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I do not make thy life as the life of one of them by tomorrow about this time.
1 Kings 20:10
And Ben-hadad sent to him, and said, The gods do so to me, and more also, if the dust of Samaria shall suffice for handfuls for all the people that follow me.
Isaiah 10:8
For he says, Are not my rulers all of them kings?
Isaiah 36:20
Who are they among all the gods of these countries that have delivered their country out of my hand, that LORD should deliver Jerusalem out of my hand?
Isaiah 53:12
Therefore I will divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong, because he poured out his soul to death, and was numbered with the transgressors. Yet he bore the sin of many, and made intercessi
Habakkuk 3:14
Thou pierced with his own staves the head of his warriors. They came as a whirlwind to scatter me. Their rejoicing was as to devour the poor man secretly.
Luke 11:22
but when a stronger than he comes, after defeating him, he takes away his full armor in which he trusted, and divides his booty.


Exodus 14:5
And it was told the king of Egypt that the people were fled. And the heart of Pharaoh and of his servants was changed towards the people, and they said, What is this we have done, that we have let Israel go from serving us?

General references

Exodus 14:23
And the Egyptians pursued, and went in after them into the midst of the sea, all Pharaoh's horses, his chariots, and his horsemen.
1 Kings 20:3
Thy silver and thy gold is mine, thy wives also and thy sons, even the best, are mine.
Psalm 37:36
But I passed by, and, lo, he was not. Yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.
Proverbs 11:7
When a wicked man dies, [his] expectation shall perish, and the hope of iniquity perishes.
Proverbs 27:22
Though thou should pound a fool in a mortar with a pestle along with crushed grain, yet his foolishness will not depart from him.