Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Because thy rage against me, and thy tumult, is come up into mine ears, therefore will I put my hook in thy nose, and my bridle in thy lips, and I will turn thee back by the way by which thou camest.

Bible References


Isaiah 37:10
Thus shall ye speak to Hezekiah king of Judah, saying, Let not thy God in whom thou trust deceive thee, saying, Jerusalem shall not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.
Isaiah 36:4
And Rabshakeh said to them, Say ye now to Hezekiah, Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria: What confidence is this in which thou trust?
2 Kings 19:27
But I know thy sitting down, and thy going out, and thy coming in, and thy raging against me.
Job 15:25
Because he has stretched out his hand against God, and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty.
Psalm 2:1
Why do the nations rage, and the peoples meditate vain {things (LXX/NT)}?
Psalm 46:6
The nations raged, the kingdoms were moved, he uttered his voice, the earth melted.
Psalm 93:3
The floods have lifted up, O LORD, the floods have lifted up their voice, the floods lift up their waves.
Nahum 1:9
What do ye devise against LORD? He will make a full end. Affliction shall not rise up the second time.
John 15:22
If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have had sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.
Acts 9:4
And after falling to the ground, he heard a voice saying to him, Saul, Saul, why do thou persecute me?


Psalm 74:4
Thine adversaries have roared in the midst of thine assembly. They have set up their ensigns for signs.
Psalm 83:2
For, lo, thine enemies make a tumult, and those who hate thee have lifted up the head.
Matthew 27:24
And when Pilate saw that he was accomplishing nothing, but rather an uproar was developing, after taking water, he washed his hands in front of the multitude, saying, I am innocent of the blood of this righteous man. See ye to it.
Acts 22:22
And they heard him until this word. And they lifted up their voice, saying, Away with such a man from the earth, for he is not fit to live.

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Isaiah 30:28
and his breath is as an overflowing stream that reaches even to the neck, to sift the nations with the sieve of destruction. And a bridle that causes to err [shall be] in the jaws of the peoples.
Job 41:2
Can thou put a rope into his nose, or pierce his jaw through with a hook?
Psalm 32:9
Become ye not as the horse, or as the mule, which have no understanding, whose trappings must be bit and bridle to hold them in, [else] they will not come near to thee.
Ezekiel 29:4
And I will put hooks in thy jaws, and I will cause the fish of thy rivers to stick to thy scales, and I will bring thee up out of the midst of thy rivers, with all the fish of thy rivers which stick to thy scales.
Ezekiel 38:4
And I will turn thee about, and put hooks into thy jaws, and I will bring thee forth, and all thine army, horses and horsemen, all of them clothed in full armor, a great company with buckler and shield, all of them handling swords,
Amos 4:2
Lord LORD has sworn by his holiness, that, lo, the days shall come upon you, that they shall take you away with hooks, and your residue with fish-hooks.

General references

Exodus 9:17
As yet thou exalt thyself against my people, that thou will not let them go?
Job 41:2
Can thou put a rope into his nose, or pierce his jaw through with a hook?
Isaiah 7:7
thus says lord LORD: It shall not stand, nor shall it come to pass.
Isaiah 37:34
By the way that he came, by the same he shall return, and he shall not come to this city, says LORD.
James 3:3
Behold we put bits into the mouths of horses for them to obey us, and we guide about their whole body.