Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, Ye have troubled me to make me to stink among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites: and I being few in number, they shall gather themselves together against me, and slay me; and I shall be destroyed, I and my house.

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Ye have

Genesis 49:5
Simeon and Levi are brothers, weapons of violence are their swords.
Joshua 7:25
And Joshua said, Why have thou troubled us? LORD shall trouble thee this day. And all Israel stoned him with stones, and they burned them with fire, and stoned them with stones.
1 Kings 18:18
And he answered, I have not troubled Israel, but thou, and thy father's house, in that ye have forsaken the commandments of LORD, and thou have followed the Baalim.
1 Chronicles 2:7
And the sons of Carmi: Achar, the troubler of Israel who committed a trespass in the devoted thing.
Proverbs 11:17
The merciful man does good to his own soul, but he who is cruel troubles his own flesh.
Proverbs 15:27
He who is greedy of gain troubles his own house, but he who hates bribes shall live.

To stink

Exodus 5:21
and they said to them, LORD look upon you, and judge, because ye have made our fragrance to be abhorred in the eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes of his servants, to put a sword in their hand to slay us.
1 Samuel 13:4
And all Israel heard say that Saul had smitten the garrison of the Philistines, and also that Israel was had in abomination with the Philistines. And the people were gathered together after Saul to Gilgal.
1 Samuel 27:12
And Achish believed David, saying, He has made his people Israel utterly to abhor him. Therefore he shall be my servant forever.
1 Chronicles 19:6
And when the sons of Ammon saw that they had made themselves odious to David, Hanun and the sons of Ammon sent a thousand talents of silver to hire for them chariots and horsemen out of Mesopotamia, and out of Arammaacah, and out o

And i being

Deuteronomy 4:17
the likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flies in the sky,
Deuteronomy 7:7
LORD did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people, for ye were the fewest of all peoples,
1 Chronicles 16:12
Remember his marvelous works that he has done, his wonders, and the judgments of his mouth,
Psalm 105:12
when they were but a few men in number, yea, very few, and sojourners in it.

And i shall

Genesis 12:2
And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great, and be thou a blessing.
Genesis 28:13
And, behold, LORD stood above it, and said, I am LORD, the God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac. The land on which thou lay, to thee I will give it, and to thy seed.
1 Samuel 16:2
And Samuel said, How do I go? If Saul hears it, he will kill me. And LORD said, Take a heifer with thee, and say, I have come to sacrifice to LORD.
1 Samuel 27:1
And David said in his heart, I shall now perish one day by the hand of Saul. There is nothing better for me than that I should escape into the land of the Philistines, and Saul will despair of me, to seek me any more in all the bor
Romans 4:18
Who, against hope, believed in hope, in order for him to become father of many nations according to that which was spoken, So thy seed will be.

General references

Genesis 35:5
And they journeyed, and a terror of God was upon the cities that were round about them, and they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.
Numbers 1:22
Of the sons of Simeon, their generations, by their families, by their fathers' houses, those who were numbered of it, according to the number of the names, by their polls, every male from twenty years old and upward, all who were a