Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies: but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they know not me, saith the LORD.

Bible References

They bend

Jeremiah 9:5
And they will deceive each one his neighbour and will not speak the truth: they have taught their tongue to speak lies and weary themselves to commit iniquity.
Psalm 52:2
Thy tongue devises wickedness like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Psalm 64:3
Who whet their tongue like a sword and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words
Psalm 120:2
Deliver my soul, O LORD, from lying lips and from a deceitful tongue.
Isaiah 59:3
For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips pronounce lies; your tongue speaks evil.
Micah 7:3
To complete the evil with their hands, the prince demands, and the judge judges for a reward; and the great man speaks the desires of his heart: and they confirm it.
Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips,

Valiant

Matthew 10:31
Fear ye not, therefore; ye are of more value than many sparrows.
Mark 8:38
Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him also shall the Son of man be ashamed when he comes in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.
Romans 1:16
For I am not ashamed of the gospel of the Christ; for it is the power of God to give saving health to every one that believes: to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
Philippians 1:28
and in nothing terrified by your adversaries, which is to them an evident token of perdition, but to you of saving health and that of God.
Jude 1:3
Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write unto you of the common salvation, it was needful for me to write unto you and exhort you that ye should earnestly persevere in the faith which was given once unto the saints.
Revelation 12:11
And they have overcome him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony; and they loved not their lives unto the death.

For they

Jeremiah 7:26
yet they did not hearken unto me, nor incline their ear, but hardened their neck: they did worse than their fathers.
2 Timothy 3:13
But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving and being deceived.

They know

Jeremiah 4:22
For my people are foolish; the ignorant sons with no understanding have not known me; they are wise to do evil, but to do good they have no knowledge.
Jeremiah 22:16
He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well with him. Is this not to know me? said the LORD.
Jeremiah 31:34
And they shall no longer teach every man his neighbour and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD, for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, said the LORD, for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.
Judges 2:10
And also all that generation were gathered unto their fathers, and there arose another generation after them which did not know the LORD nor the work which he had done to Israel.
1 Samuel 2:12
But the sons of Eli were sons of Belial; they did not know the LORD.
Hosea 4:1
Hear the word of the LORD, ye sons of Israel; for the LORD contends with the inhabitants of the land because there is no truth, nor mercy, nor knowledge of God in the earth.
John 8:54
Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing; it is my Father that glorifies me, of whom ye say that he is your God;
John 17:3
And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.
Romans 1:28
And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a perverse understanding, to do those things which are not convenient,
2 Corinthians 4:4
In whom the god of this age has blinded the understanding of those who do not believe, that the light of the gospel of the glory of the Christ, who is the image of God, should not shine in them.

General references

Genesis 39:16
And she laid up his garment by her until his lord came home.
Judges 16:6
And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, what gives thee thy great strength and how might thou be bound to afflict thee.
Proverbs 25:18
A man that bears false witness against his neighbour is a maul and a sword and a sharp arrow.
Habakkuk 1:3
Why dost thou cause me to see iniquity and cause me to behold grievance and destruction and violence before me, in addition to those that raise up strife and contention?
Acts 24:9
And the Jews also assented, saying that these things were so.