Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The ancient and honourable, he is the head; and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail.

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Isaiah 3:5
And the people will, tyrannise, Every man over his fellow-man, And every man over his friend, - And they will rage The boy against, the elder, And the despised, against, the honourable,
Isaiah 5:13
Therefore, are my people taken away captive before they know it, - And their honourable mean are famished with hunger, And, their multitude, do gape for thirst.
1 Samuel 9:6
And he said to him: Lo! I pray thee, a man of God, liveth in this city, and, the man, is held in honour, all that he saith, surely cometh to pass. Now, let us go thither; peradventure he may tell us our way, whereon we should have gone.

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Leviticus 13:29
And, when there cometh to be in, any man or woman, a spot, - in the head or in the beard,
Isaiah 19:15
And Egypt shall have nothing which can be don Which head or tail palm-top or rush, can do!