Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

How then wilt thou turn away the face of one captain of the least of my master's servants, and put thy trust on Egypt for chariots and for horsemen?

Bible References

The least

Isaiah 10:8
"Because this is what he is saying: "My commanders are all kings, are they not?
2 Kings 18:24
How can you refuse even one official from the least of my master's servants and rely on Egypt for chariots and horsemen?

And put

Isaiah 36:6
Take note: you're relying on Egypt, that splintered reed of a staff, which pierces the palm of anyone who leans on it. This is what Pharaoh king of Egypt is like to everybody who depends on him!
Isaiah 30:16
Instead, you said, "No! We'll escape on horses!' Therefore, you'll flee away. And you said, "We'll ride off on swift steeds!' Therefore your pursuers will be swift.
Deuteronomy 17:16
Only he must not amass horses for himself or cause the people to return to Egypt to obtain more horses. For the LORD said you must never return that way again.
Proverbs 21:31
The horse may be prepared for the day of battle, but to the LORD goes the victory.
Jeremiah 2:36
Why do you go about changing your mind so much? You will also be disappointed by Egypt, just as you were disappointed by Assyria.

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