Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Also I have made a decree, that whosoever shall alter this word, let timber be pulled down from his house, and being set up, let him be hanged thereon; and let his house be made a dunghill for this.

Whosoever

General references

Bible References

Whosoever

Ezra 7:26
Whoever will not observe the law of your God and the law of the king, let judgment be executed upon him strictly, whether for death or for banishment or for confiscation of goods or for imprisonment.”

Timber

Esther 5:4
Esther said, “If it pleases the king, may the king and Haman come this day to the banquet that I have prepared for him.”
Esther 7:10
So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king’s anger subsided.

His house

2 Kings 9:37
and the corpse of Jezebel will be as dung on the face of the field in the property of Jezreel, so they cannot say, “This is Jezebel.”’”
2 Kings 10:27
They also broke down the sacred pillar of Baal and broke down the house of Baal, and made it a latrine to this day.
Daniel 2:5
The king replied to the Chaldeans, “The command from me is firm: if you do not make known to me the dream and its interpretation, you will be torn limb from limb and your houses will be made a rubbish heap.
Daniel 3:29
Therefore I make a decree that any people, nation or tongue that speaks anything offensive against the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego shall be torn limb from limb and their houses reduced to a rubbish heap, inasmuch as there is no other god who is able to deliver in this way.”

General references

Deuteronomy 32:31
“Indeed their rock is not like our Rock,
Even our enemies themselves judge this.