Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man.

Bible References


Exodus 21:12
He who smites a man, so that he dies, shall surely be put to death.
Exodus 22:2
If the thief is found breaking in, and be smitten so that he dies, there shall be no bloodguiltiness for him.
Leviticus 17:4
and has not brought it to the door of the tent of meeting, to offer it as an oblation to LORD before the tabernacle of LORD, blood shall be imputed to that man. He has shed blood, and that man shall be cut off from among his people
Leviticus 24:17
And he who smites any man mortally shall surely be put to death.
Numbers 35:25
And the congregation shall deliver the manslayer out of the hand of the avenger of blood, and the congregation shall restore him to his city of refuge where he fled. And he shall dwell in it until the death of the high priest, who
1 Kings 2:5
Moreover thou also know what Joab the son of Zeruiah did to me, even what he did to the two captains of the armies of Israel, to Abner the son of Ner, and to Amasa the son of Jether, whom he killed, and shed the blood of war in pea
Matthew 26:52
Then Jesus says to him, Return thy sword into its place, for all those who take a sword will die by a sword.
Romans 13:4
For he is a helper of God to thee for what is good. But if thou do what is evil, be afraid, for he does not bear the sword in vain. For he is a helper of God, vengeful for wrath to the man who commits evil.
Revelation 13:10
If any man keeps in captivity, he goes. If any man kills with a sword, he must be killed with a sword. Here is the perseverance and the faith of the sanctified.


Genesis 1:26
And God said, Let us make man in our image--after our likeness--and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the heavens, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that
Genesis 5:1
This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God he made him,
Psalm 51:4
Against thee, thee only, I have sinned, and done that which is evil in thy sight, that thou may be justified when thou speak, and {may prevail (LXX/NT)} when thou {are criticized (LXX/NT)}.
James 3:9
By it we bless the God and Father, and by it we curse men, who were made according to a likeness of God.

General references

Exodus 20:13
Thou shall not murder.
Exodus 21:12
He who smites a man, so that he dies, shall surely be put to death.
Proverbs 28:17
A man who is laden with the blood of any person shall flee to the pit. Let no man stay him.