Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And by thy sword shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.

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Bible References

Thy sword

Genesis 32:6
And the messengers returned to Jacob, saying, We came to thy brother Esau, and also he comes to meet thee, and four hundred men with him.
Matthew 10:34
Think not that I have come to introduce peace into the land; I came not to introduce peace, but a sword.


Genesis 25:23
And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of peoples shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.
2 Samuel 8:14
And he put garrisons in Edom; he put garrisons throughout all Edom, and all those of Edom became David's slaves. And the LORD saved David wherever he went.
1 Kings 11:15
For it came to pass, when David was in Edom, and Joab, the captain of the host, had gone up to bury the slain, after he had smitten every male in Edom
2 Kings 14:7
He slew of Edom in the valley of salt ten thousand and took Selah by war and called the name of it Joktheel unto this day.
1 Chronicles 18:11
which King David dedicated unto the LORD, with the silver and the gold that he brought from all these Gentiles, from Edom and from Moab and from the sons of Ammon and from the Philistines and from Amalek.
2 Chronicles 25:11
And Amaziah strengthened himself and led forth his people and went to the valley of salt and smote of the sons of Seir, ten thousand.
Psalm 60:8
Moab is my washpot; over Edom I will cast out my shoe; Philistia, triumph thou because of me.
Obadiah 1:17
But in Mount Zion shall be deliverance, and it shall be holiness; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.

That thou

2 Kings 8:20
In his days, Edom revolted from under the hand of Judah and made a king over themselves.
2 Chronicles 21:8
In his days Edom rebelled from under the dominion of Judah and made themselves a king.
2 Chronicles 28:17
For in addition to this, the Edomites had come and smitten Judah and carried away captives.

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Numbers 24:18
And Edom shall be taken; Seir also shall be taken by his enemies; and Israel shall do valiantly.