Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the LORD is with me as a mighty terrible one: therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and they shall not prevail: they shall be greatly ashamed; for they shall not prosper: their everlasting confusion shall never be forgotten.

Bible References

A mighty

Psalm 47:2
For Yahweh Most High [is] awesome, a great king over all the earth.
Psalm 65:5
By awesome deeds in righteousness you will answer us, O God of our salvation, [you who are the] confidence [of] all [the] ends of [the] earth and [of] the far-off seas,
Psalm 66:5
Come and {consider} the works of God; [he is] awesome [in his] dealings with the children of humankind.


Jeremiah 17:18
Let my persecutors be put to shame, {but as for me}, [do] not let me be put to shame. Let them be dismayed, {but as for me}, [do] not let me be dismayed. Bring on them the day of disaster, and [with] double destruction, destroy them.
Deuteronomy 32:35
{Vengeance belongs to me} and [also] recompense, {for at the time their foot slips}, because the day of their disaster [is] near, {and fate comes quickly for them}.'
Psalm 27:1
Yahweh [is] my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? Yahweh [is] the refuge of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
John 18:4
Then Jesus, [because he] knew all the things that were coming upon him, went out and said to them, "Who are you looking for?"

And they

Jeremiah 1:19
And they will fight against you but they will not prevail against you, for I [am] with you," {declares} Yahweh, "to deliver you."
Jeremiah 15:20
And I will make you to this people a wall of fortified bronze, and they will fight against you, but they will not prevail over you, for I [am] with you, to save you, and to deliver you," {declares} Yahweh.


Jeremiah 23:40
and I will bring upon you {an everlasting disgrace} and {an everlasting shame} that will not be forgotten."
Psalm 6:10
All my enemies shall be ashamed and shall be very terrified. They shall turn back; they shall suddenly be ashamed.
Psalm 35:26
Let them be shamed and abashed altogether, who rejoice at my misfortune. Let them put on shame and insult, who magnify themselves against me.
Psalm 40:14
Let them be shamed and abashed altogether who seek to take away my life. Let them be repulsed and humiliated [who] desire my harm.
Isaiah 45:16
All of them are ashamed and indeed humiliated; [the] craftsmen of idols go together in insult.
Daniel 12:2
And many from [those] sleeping {in the dusty ground} will awake, some to {everlasting life} and some to disgrace and {everlasting contempt}.

General references

Psalm 94:19
When my troubled thoughts were many {within me}, your consolations cheered my soul.
Jeremiah 23:40
and I will bring upon you {an everlasting disgrace} and {an everlasting shame} that will not be forgotten."
John 11:10
But if anyone walks around in the night, he stumbles, because the light is not in him.