Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Let a cry be heard from their houses, when thou shalt bring a troop suddenly upon them: for they have digged a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet.

General references

Bible References

A cry

Jeremiah 4:19
My bowels, my bowels! I am pained at my very heart; my heart makes a noise in me; I cannot hold my peace because thou hast heard, O my soul, the sound of the shofar, the alarm of war.
Jeremiah 6:26
O daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth and wallow thyself in ashes; make thee mourning, as for an only son, most bitter lamentation; for the destroyer shall suddenly come upon us.
Jeremiah 9:20
Yet hear the word of the LORD, O ye women, and let your ear receive the word of his mouth and teach your daughters wailing and each one her neighbour lamentation.
Jeremiah 25:34
Howl, ye shepherds, and cry; and wallow yourselves in the dust, ye principals of the flock; for the days of your slaughter and of your dispersions are accomplished; and ye shall fall like an enticing vessel.
Jeremiah 47:2
Thus hath the LORD said: Behold, waters rise up out of the north and shall be an overflowing flood and shall overflow the land, and all that is therein; the cities and those that dwell therein; then the men shall cry, and all the inhabitants of the land shall howl.
Jeremiah 48:3
A voice of crying shall be from Horonaim, spoiling and great destruction.
Isaiah 10:30
Lift up thy voice, O daughter of Gallim; Laish cause poor Anathoth to hear thee.
Isaiah 22:1
The burden of the valley of the vision. What ails thee now that thou art completely gone up to the housetops?
Zephaniah 1:10
And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD that there shall be the noise of a cry from the fish gate and a howling from the school and a great destruction from the hills.

For

Jeremiah 18:20
Shall evil be recompensed for good? for they have dug a pit for my soul. Remember that I stood before thee to speak good for them and to turn away thy wrath from them.

And hid

Jeremiah 20:10
For I heard the murmuring of many, fear on every side, Report, and we will report it. All my friends watched to see if I would stumble. Peradventure he will deceive himself, they said, and we shall prevail against him, and we shall take our revenge on him.
Psalm 38:12
Those that seek after my life lay snares for me, and those that seek my hurt speak calamities and imagine deceits all the day long.
Psalm 56:5
Every day my life is filled with sorrow; all their thoughts are against me for evil.
Psalm 64:4
That they may shoot in secret at the perfect; suddenly do they shoot at him and fear not.
Psalm 140:5
The proud have hid a snare for me and cords; they have spread a net; on the path they have set snares for me. Selah.
Matthew 22:15
Then the Pharisees left and took counsel how they might entangle him in his word.

General references

Exodus 21:33
And if someone shall open a pit or if someone shall dig a pit and not cover it and an ox or an ass falls in it,