Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And say unto Tyrus, O thou that art situate at the entry of the sea, which art a merchant of the people for many isles, Thus saith the Lord GOD; O Tyrus, thou hast said, I am of perfect beauty.

Bible References

O thou

Ezekiel 27:4
“Your borders are in the heart of the seas;
Your builders have perfected your beauty.
Ezekiel 26:17
They will take up a lamentation over you and say to you,
How you have perished, O inhabited one,
From the seas, O renowned city,
Which was mighty on the sea,
She and her inhabitants,
Who imposed her terror
On all her inhabitants!
Ezekiel 28:2
“Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, ‘Thus says the Lord God,
“Because your heart is lifted up
And you have said, ‘I am a god,
I sit in the seat of gods
In the heart of the seas’;
Yet you are a man and not God,
Although you make your heart like the heart of God—
Isaiah 23:2
Be silent, you inhabitants of the coastland,
You merchants of Sidon;
Your messengers crossed the sea

A merchant

Ezekiel 27:12
“Tarshish was your customer because of the abundance of all kinds of wealth; with silver, iron, tin and lead they paid for your wares.
Isaiah 23:3
And were on many waters.
The grain of the Nile, the harvest of the River was her revenue;
And she was the market of nations.
Revelation 18:3
For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the passion of her immorality, and the kings of the earth have committed acts of immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich by the wealth of her sensuality.”

I am

Ezekiel 27:4
“Your borders are in the heart of the seas;
Your builders have perfected your beauty.
Ezekiel 28:12
“Son of man, take up a lamentation over the king of Tyre and say to him, ‘Thus says the Lord God,
“You had the seal of perfection,
Full of wisdom and perfect in beauty.
Psalm 50:2
Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty,
God has shone forth.
Isaiah 23:9
The Lord of hosts has planned it, to defile the pride of all beauty,
To despise all the honored of the earth.