Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds:

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Bible References

If it must be

Genesis 43:14
And God Almighty give you mercy before the man, that he may let your other brother go, and Benjamin. If I be bereaved of my sons, I am bereaved.
Esther 4:16
Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan and fast for me, and neither eat nor drink for three days, night or day; I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so I will go in unto the king, even though this is not according to the law; and if I perish, I perish.
Acts 21:14
And when he would not be persuaded, we ceased, saying, Let the will of the Lord be done.

Carry down

Genesis 32:13
And he lodged there that same night and took of that which came to his hand as a present for Esau his brother:
Genesis 33:10
And Jacob said, No, I pray thee, if now I have found grace in thy sight, then receive my present from my hand, that for this I have seen thy face as though I had seen the face of God; and do me the pleasure.
Genesis 37:25
And they sat down to eat bread; and they lifted up their eyes and looked, and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites came from Gilead with their camels bearing aromas and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt.
Deuteronomy 33:14
and for the gifts of the fruits of the sun and for the gifts of the influence of the moon,
1 Samuel 9:7
Then Saul replied unto his servant, But, behold, if we go, what shall we bring the man? For the bread is spent in our vessels, and we have nothing to present unto the man of God. What do we have?
1 Samuel 25:27
And now this blessing which thy handmaid has brought unto my lord, let it be given unto the servants that follow my lord.
1 Kings 4:21
And Solomon reigned over all kingdoms from the river unto the land of the Philistines and unto the border of Egypt, and they brought presents and served Solomon all the days of his life.
1 Kings 10:25
And they each one brought his presents each year, vessels of gold and vessels of silver and garments and arms and spices, horses, and mules.
1 Kings 15:19
There is a covenant between me and thee and between my father and thy father; behold, I have sent unto thee a bribe of silver and gold; come and break thy covenant with Baasha, king of Israel, that he may depart from me.
2 Kings 8:8
And the king said unto Hazael, Take a present in thy hand, and go, meet the man of God and enquire of the LORD by him, saying, Shall I recover of this disease?
2 Kings 16:8
And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD and in the treasury of the king's house and sent it for a bribe to the king of Assyria.
2 Kings 20:12
At that time Berodachbaladan, the son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and presents unto Hezekiah, for he had heard that Hezekiah had been sick.
Psalm 68:29
From thy temple in Jerusalem shall kings bring presents unto thee.
Psalm 72:10
The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents; the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.
Psalm 76:11
Vow and pay unto the LORD your God; let all that be round about him bring presents unto him that ought to be feared.
Proverbs 17:18
A man void of understanding strikes hands and becomes surety in the presence of his friend.
Proverbs 18:16
A man's gift makes room for him and brings him before great men.
Proverbs 19:6
Many will intreat the favour of the prince, but every man is a friend to him that gives.
Proverbs 21:14
A gift in secret pacifies anger, and a bribe in the bosom strong wrath.
Ezekiel 27:17
Judah, and the land of Israel; they were thy merchants: they traded in thy market with wheat, Minnith and Pannag and honey and oil and balm.

A little balm

Genesis 37:25
And they sat down to eat bread; and they lifted up their eyes and looked, and, behold, a company of Ishmeelites came from Gilead with their camels bearing aromas and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt.
Jeremiah 8:22
Is there no balm in Gilead; is there no physician there? Why then was there no medicine for the daughter of my people?
Ezekiel 27:15
The sons of Dedan were thy merchants; many isles took merchandise from thy hand: they brought thee for a present horns of ivory and peacocks.

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Genesis 43:25
And they made ready the present waiting until Joseph came at noon, for they heard that they should eat bread there.
Proverbs 18:16
A man's gift makes room for him and brings him before great men.