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
Indeed, he says: "Are not my officials all kings?
2 Kings 18:24
Certainly you will not refuse one of my master's minor officials and trust in Egypt for chariots and horsemen.

And put

Isaiah 36:6
Look, you must be trusting in Egypt, that splintered reed staff. If someone leans on it for support, it punctures his hand and wounds him. That is what Pharaoh king of Egypt does to all who trust in him!
Isaiah 30:16
You say, 'No, we will flee on horses,' so you will indeed flee. You say, 'We will ride on fast horses,' so your pursuers will be fast.
Deuteronomy 17:16
Moreover, he must not accumulate horses for himself or allow the people to return to Egypt to do so, for the Lord has said you must never again return that way.
Proverbs 21:31
A horse is prepared for the day of battle, but the victory is from the Lord.
Jeremiah 2:36
Why do you constantly go about changing your political allegiances? You will get no help from Egypt just as you got no help from Assyria.

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