Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Wrought

Bible References

Through

2 Samuel 5:4
David was thirty years old when he became king, and he reigned forty years.
2 Samuel 8:1
Now after this it came about that David defeated the Philistines and subdued them; and David took control of the chief city from the hand of the Philistines.
Psalm 18:32
The God who girds me with strength
And makes my way blameless?
Psalm 44:2
You with Your own hand drove out the nations;
Then You planted them;
You afflicted the peoples,
Then You spread them abroad.
Psalm 144:1
A Psalm of David.
Blessed be the Lord, my rock,
Who trains my hands for war,
And my fingers for battle;

Wrought

Hebrews 11:4
By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain, through which he obtained the testimony that he was righteous, God testifying about his gifts, and through faith, though he is dead, he still speaks.

Obtained

Hebrews 6:12
so that you will not be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Hebrews 10:36
For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God, you may receive what was promised.
2 Samuel 7:11
even from the day that I commanded judges to be over My people Israel; and I will give you rest from all your enemies. The Lord also declares to you that the Lord will make a house for you.
Galatians 3:16
Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, “And to seeds,” as referring to many, but rather to one, “And to your seed,” that is, Christ.

Stopped

Judges 14:5
Then Samson went down to Timnah with his father and mother, and came as far as the vineyards of Timnah; and behold, a young lion came roaring toward him.
1 Samuel 17:33
Then Saul said to David, “You are not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him; for you are but a youth while he has been a warrior from his youth.”
Psalm 91:13
You will tread upon the lion and cobra,
The young lion and the serpent you will trample down.
Daniel 6:20
When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, “Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?”
2 Timothy 4:17
But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the proclamation might be fully accomplished, and that all the Gentiles might hear; and I was rescued out of the lion’s mouth.
1 Peter 5:8
Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

General references

Numbers 13:30
Then Caleb quieted the people before Moses and said, “We should by all means go up and take possession of it, for we will surely overcome it.”
Judges 4:23
So God subdued on that day Jabin the king of Canaan before the sons of Israel.
Ezekiel 3:8
Behold, I have made your face as hard as their faces and your forehead as hard as their foreheads.