Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

Bible References

Whose

Deuteronomy 1:28
Where are we going up? our brothers have made our heart to melt, saying, 'The people are greater and taller than we; the cities are great and fortified up to the sky; and moreover we have seen the sons of the Anakim there.'"
Deuteronomy 9:1
Hear, Israel: you are to pass over the Jordan this day, to go in to dispossess nations greater and mightier than yourself, cities great and fortified up to the sky,
Daniel 4:11
The tree grew, and was strong, and its height reached to the sky, and its sight to the end of all the earth.

And let

2 Samuel 8:13
David earned a reputation when he returned from smiting the Syrians in the Valley of Salt, even eighteen thousand men.
Psalm 49:11
Their inward thought is that their houses will endure forever, and their dwelling places to all generations. They name their lands after themselves.
Proverbs 10:7
The memory of the righteous is blessed, but the name of the wicked will rot.
Daniel 4:30
The king spoke and said, Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for the royal dwelling place, by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?
John 5:44
How can you believe, who receive glory from one another, and you don't seek the glory that comes from the only God?