Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


That walk to go down into Egypt, and have not asked at my mouth; to strengthen themselves in the strength of Pharaoh, and to trust in the shadow of Egypt!

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Bible References


Isaiah 20:5
And they were dismayed and ashamed of Cush their expectation, and of Egypt their glory.
Isaiah 31:1
Wo to those going down to Egypt for help; and they will look upon horses, and trust upon chariots, because they are many; and upon horsemen because they were strong greatly; and they looked not upon the Holy One of Israel, and sought not Jehovah.
Isaiah 36:6
Behold, thou trustedst upon the staff of this broken reed, upon Egypt; which, shall a man rest upon it, it was into his hand and pierced it: thus Pharaoh king of Egypt to all trusting upon him.
Deuteronomy 28:68
And Jehovah turned thee back to Egypt in ships, in the way; which I said to thee, Thou shalt not add more to see it: and ye were sold there to thine enemies for servants, and for maids, and none buying
2 Kings 17:4
And the king of Assur will find conspiracy in Hoshea, because he sent messengers to So, king of Egypt, and he brought up no gift to the king of Assur, as year by year; and the king of Assur will surround him and bind him in the house of shutting-up.
Jeremiah 37:5
And Pharaoh's army came forth out of Egypt; and the Chaldeans pressing upon Jerusalem will hear their report, and they will come up from Jerusalem
Jeremiah 43:7
And they will come to the land of Egypt: for they heard not to the voice of Jehovah, and they will come even to Tahpanhes.
Ezekiel 29:6
And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am Jehovah, because they were a support of reed to the house of Israel:

And have

Numbers 27:21
And before Eleazar the priest, he shall stand, and he asked for him in the judgment of the Lights before Jehovah: at his mouth they shall go out, and at his mouth they shall come in, he and all the sons of Israel with him, and all the assembly.
Joshua 9:14
And the men will take of their food, and they asked not the mouth of Jehovah.
1 Kings 22:7
And Jehoshaphat will say, Is there not here yet a prophet to Jehovah, and we will seek from him?
Jeremiah 21:2
Seek now: Jehovah for us; for Nebuchadnezzar king of Babel is warring against us; perhaps Jehovah will do with us his wonders, and he shall go up from us.
Jeremiah 42:2
And they will say to Jeremiah the prophet, Now shall our supplication fall before thee, and pray thou for us to Jehovah thy God, for all this remnant; for we were left few from many as thine eyes see us.

The shadow

Isaiah 16:3
Bring ye counsel, do judgment; place as the night thy shadow in the midst of noon; hide the driven out; thou shalt not betray the fugitive.
Isaiah 18:1
Wo to the land of the whizzing of wings, which is from beyond the rivers of Cush:
Judges 9:15
And the buckthorn will say to the trees, If in truth ye anoint me for king over you, come, take refuge in my shadow: and if not, fire shall come forth from the buckthorn and shall consume the cedars of Lebanon.
Lamentations 4:20
The spirit of our nostrils, the Messiah of Jehovah was taken in their pits, of whom we said, Under his shadow we shall live among the nations.

General references

Proverbs 25:19
A bad tooth and a wavering foot, the confidence of the faithless one in the day of straits