Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And it shall come to pass, that the fishers shall stand upon it from Engedi even unto Eneglaim; they shall be a place to spread forth nets; their fish shall be according to their kinds, as the fish of the great sea, exceeding many.

Exceeding

General references

Bible References

Fishers

Matthew 4:19
And he said unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
Matthew 13:47
Again, the kingdom of the heavens is like unto a net that was cast into the sea and gathered of every kind of fish,
Mark 1:17
And Jesus said unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
Luke 5:4
Now when he had left speaking, he said unto Simon, Launch out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
John 21:3
Simon Peter said unto them, I am going fishing. They said unto him, Let us also go with thee. They went forth and entered into a ship immediately, and that night they caught nothing.

En-gedi

2 Chronicles 20:2
Then some came and told Jehoshaphat, saying, There comes a great multitude against thee from beyond the sea, and from Syria; and, behold, they are in Hazazontamar, which is Engedi.

The great sea

Ezekiel 47:15
And this shall be the border of the land toward the north side, from the great sea, the way of Hethlon, as men go to Zedad;
Ezekiel 48:28
And next to the border of Gad, at the south side southward, the border shall be from Tamar unto the waters of strife, and from Kadesh, and the river unto the great sea.
Numbers 34:6
And as for the western border, ye shall even have the great sea for a border; this shall be your west border.
Joshua 23:4
Behold, I have divided unto you as inheritance unto your tribes all these Gentiles, those that remain as well as those that are destroyed, from the Jordan unto the great sea towards the going down of the sun.
Psalm 104:25
So is this great and wide sea, wherein are innumerable creeping things, both small and great beasts.

Exceeding

Isaiah 49:12
Behold, these shall come from far; and, behold, these from the north and from the west; and these from the land of Sinim.

General references

Numbers 34:6
And as for the western border, ye shall even have the great sea for a border; this shall be your west border.
Isaiah 19:8
The fishermen also shall mourn, and all those that cast fishhooks into the river shall lament, and those that spread nets upon the waters shall languish.