Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wherefore didst thou flee away secretly, and steal away from me; and didst not tell me, that I might have sent thee away with mirth, and with songs, with tabret, and with harp?


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Bible References


Genesis 31:3
And LORD said to Jacob, Return to the land of thy fathers, and to thy kindred, and I will be with thee.
Judges 6:27
Then Gideon took ten men of his servants, and did as LORD had spoken to him. And it came to pass, because he feared his father's household and the men of the city, so that he could not do it by day, that he did it by night.

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Proverbs 26:23
Fervent lips and a wicked heart are an earthen vessel overlaid with silver dross.

With mirth

Genesis 24:59
And they sent Rebekah their sister away, and her nurse, and Abraham's servant, and his men.
Job 21:11
They send forth their little ones like a flock, and their children dance.


Exodus 15:20
And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances.

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Job 21:12
They sing to the timbrel and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe.
Psalm 105:14
He allowed no man to do them wrong. Yea, he reproved kings for their sakes,