Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

So he fled with all that he had; and he rose up, and passed over the river, and set his face toward the mount Gilead.

Bible References

Passed

Genesis 2:14
And the name of the third river is Hiddekel [Tigris]. That is it which goes in front of Assyria. And the fourth river is the Euphrates.
Genesis 15:18
In that day LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, To thy seed I have given this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates:
Joshua 24:2
And Joshua said to all the people, Thus says LORD, the God of Israel, Your fathers dwelt of old time beyond the River, even Terah, the father of Abraham, and the father of Nahor, and they served other gods.

Set his

Genesis 46:28
And he sent Judah before him to Joseph, to show the way before him to Goshen, and they came into the land of Goshen.
Numbers 24:1
And when Balaam saw that it pleased LORD to bless Israel, he did not go, as at the other times, to meet with omens, but he set his face toward the wilderness.
2 Kings 12:17
Then Hazael king of Syria went up, and fought against Gath, and took it. And Hazael set his face to go up to Jerusalem.
Jeremiah 50:5
They shall inquire concerning Zion with their faces toward it, [saying], Come ye, and join yourselves to LORD in an everlasting covenant that shall not be forgotten.
Luke 9:51
And it came to pass, while fulfilling the days for his ascension, that he also set his face to go to Jerusalem.