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 were pressed, man by man, and a man by his neighbor: the boy shall enlarge himself against the old man and the despised against the honorable.
Isaiah 5:13
For this my people were carried into exile from not knowing; and their honor, men of famine, and their multitude dry with thirst
1 Samuel 9:6
And he will say to him, Behold now, a man of God in this city, and the man honored; all which he shall speak, coming, will come: now we will go there, perhaps he will announce to us our way which we went upon it

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Leviticus 13:29
And when a man or woman there shall be in him a stroke upon the head, or in the beard;
Isaiah 19:15
And there shall not be to Egypt a work which shall make head and tail, branch and reed.