Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Ye have plowed wickedness, ye have reaped iniquity; ye have eaten the fruit of lies: because thou didst trust in thy way, in the multitude of thy mighty men.

Bible References

Plowed

Hosea 8:7
For they sow the wind
And they reap the whirlwind.
The standing grain has no heads;
It yields no grain.
Should it yield, strangers would swallow it up.
Job 4:8
“According to what I have seen, those who plow iniquity
And those who sow trouble harvest it.
Proverbs 22:8
He who sows iniquity will reap vanity,
And the rod of his fury will perish.
Galatians 6:7
Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.

Eaten

Proverbs 1:31
“So they shall eat of the fruit of their own way
And be satiated with their own devices.
Proverbs 12:19
Truthful lips will be established forever,
But a lying tongue is only for a moment.
Proverbs 18:20
With the fruit of a man’s mouth his stomach will be satisfied;
He will be satisfied with the product of his lips.
Proverbs 19:5
A false witness will not go unpunished,
And he who tells lies will not escape.

Didst

Psalm 52:7
“Behold, the man who would not make God his refuge,
But trusted in the abundance of his riches
And was strong in his evil desire.”
Psalm 62:10
Do not trust in oppression
And do not vainly hope in robbery;
If riches increase, do not set your heart upon them.

In the

Psalm 33:16
The king is not saved by a mighty army;
A warrior is not delivered by great strength.
Ecclesiastes 9:11
I again saw under the sun that the race is not to the swift and the battle is not to the warriors, and neither is bread to the wise nor wealth to the discerning nor favor to men of ability; for time and chance overtake them all.