Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And it came to pass, when they had brought them forth abroad, that he said, Escape for thy life; look not behind thee, neither stay thou in all the plain; escape to the mountain, lest thou be consumed.

He said

Bible References

He said

Genesis 18:22
The men turned from there and went toward Sodom while Abraham remained standing before the Lord.


Genesis 19:14
So Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law, who were going to marry his daughters. “Get up,” he said. “Get out of this place, for the Lord is about to destroy the city!” But his sons-in-law thought he was joking.
1 Samuel 19:11
Saul sent agents to David’s house to watch for him and kill him in the morning. But his wife Michal warned David, “If you don’t escape tonight, you will be dead tomorrow!”
1 Kings 19:3
Then Elijah became afraid and immediately ran for his life. When he came to Beer-sheba that belonged to Judah, he left his servant there,
Psalm 121:1
A song of ascents.I lift my eyes toward the mountains.
Where will my help come from?
Matthew 3:7
When he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to the place of his baptism, he said to them, “Brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the coming wrath?
Matthew 24:16
“then those in Judea must flee to the mountains!
Hebrews 2:3
how will we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? It was first spoken by the Lord and was confirmed to us by those who heard Him.


Genesis 19:26
But his wife looked back and became a pillar of salt.
Luke 9:62
But Jesus said to him, “No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.”
Luke 17:31
On that day, a man on the housetop, whose belongings are in the house, must not come down to get them. Likewise the man who is in the field must not turn back.
Philippians 3:13
Brothers, I do not consider myself to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and reaching forward to what is ahead,

General references

Matthew 24:16
“then those in Judea must flee to the mountains!
Mark 13:15
A man on the housetop must not come down or go in to get anything out of his house.
Luke 12:23
For life is more than food and the body more than clothing.
Luke 17:32
Remember Lot’s wife!
Philippians 3:7
But everything that was a gain to me, I have considered to be a loss because of Christ.

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