Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For among my people are found wicked men: they lay wait, as he that setteth snares; they set a trap, they catch men.

Catch

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Bible References

For

Jeremiah 4:22
For my people are foolish, they have not known me; they are stupid children, and they have no understanding: they are wise to do evil, but how to do good they have no knowledge.
Isaiah 58:1
Cry aloud, spare not, lift up your voice like a trumpet, and show my people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins.
Ezekiel 22:2
Now, you son of man, will you judge, will you judge the bloody city? yea, you shall show her all her abominations.

Lay wait

Jeremiah 18:22
Let a cry be heard from their houses, when you shall bring a troop suddenly upon them: for they have dug a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet.
1 Samuel 19:10
And Saul sought to pin David even to the wall with the javelin; but he slipped away out of Saul's presence, and he drove the javelin into the wall: and David fled, and escaped that night.
Psalm 10:9
He lies in wait secretly as a lion in his den: he lies in wait to catch the poor: he does catch the poor, when he draws him into his net.
Psalm 64:5
They encourage themselves in an evil matter: they talk of laying snares secretly; they say, Who shall see them?
Proverbs 1:11
If they say, Come with us, let us lie in wait for blood, let us lurk secretly for the innocent without cause:
Habakkuk 1:14
And make men like the fish of the sea, like the creeping things, that have no ruler over them?

Catch

Luke 5:10
And so was also James, and John, the sons of Zebedee, who were partners with Simon. And Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from now on you shall catch men.

General references

Proverbs 4:17
For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence.