Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Hast not thou made an hedge about him, and about his house, and about all that he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substance is increased in the land.

Substance

Bible References

An hedge

Genesis 15:1
After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision, saying,
Do not fear, Abram,
I am a shield to you;
Your reward shall be very great.”
Deuteronomy 33:27
The eternal God is a dwelling place,
And underneath are the everlasting arms;
And He drove out the enemy from before you,
And said, ‘Destroy!’
1 Samuel 25:16
They were a wall to us both by night and by day, all the time we were with them tending the sheep.
Psalm 5:12
For it is You who blesses the righteous man, O Lord,
You surround him with favor as with a shield.
Psalm 34:7
The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear Him,
And rescues them.
Psalm 80:12
Why have You broken down its hedges,
So that all who pass that way pick its fruit?
Isaiah 5:2
He dug it all around, removed its stones,
And planted it with the choicest vine.
And He built a tower in the middle of it
And also hewed out a wine vat in it;
Then He expected it to produce good grapes,
But it produced only worthless ones.
Zechariah 2:5
For I,’ declares the Lord, ‘will be a wall of fire around her, and I will be the glory in her midst.’”
1 Peter 1:5
who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.

About

Genesis 39:5
It came about that from the time he made him overseer in his house and over all that he owned, the Lord blessed the Egyptian’s house on account of Joseph; thus the Lord’s blessing was upon all that he owned, in the house and in the field.
Deuteronomy 28:2
All these blessings will come upon you and overtake you if you obey the Lord your God:
Psalm 71:21
May You increase my greatness
And turn to comfort me.
Psalm 128:1
A Song of Ascents.
How blessed is everyone who fears the Lord,
Who walks in His ways.

Thou hast blessed

Job 42:12
The Lord blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning; and he had 14,000 sheep and 6,000 camels and 1,000 yoke of oxen and 1,000 female donkeys.
Genesis 26:12
Now Isaac sowed in that land and reaped in the same year a hundredfold. And the Lord blessed him,
Genesis 30:30
For you had little before I came and it has increased to a multitude, and the Lord has blessed you wherever I turned. But now, when shall I provide for my own household also?”
Genesis 49:25
From the God of your father who helps you,
And by the Almighty who blesses you
With blessings of heaven above,
Blessings of the deep that lies beneath,
Blessings of the breasts and of the womb.
Deuteronomy 7:13
He will love you and bless you and multiply you; He will also bless the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground, your grain and your new wine and your oil, the increase of your herd and the young of your flock, in the land which He swore to your forefathers to give you.
Deuteronomy 33:11
“O Lord, bless his substance,
And accept the work of his hands;
Shatter the loins of those who rise up against him,
And those who hate him, so that they will not rise again.”
Psalm 90:17
Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us;
And confirm for us the work of our hands;
Yes, confirm the work of our hands.
Psalm 107:38
Also He blesses them and they multiply greatly,
And He does not let their cattle decrease.
Proverbs 10:22
It is the blessing of the Lord that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.

Substance

Genesis 30:43
So the man became exceedingly prosperous, and had large flocks and female and male servants and camels and donkeys.

General references

Genesis 13:2
Now Abram was very rich in livestock, in silver and in gold.
1 Samuel 30:19
But nothing of theirs was missing, whether small or great, sons or daughters, spoil or anything that they had taken for themselves; David brought it all back.
Mark 5:12
The demons implored Him, saying, “Send us into the swine so that we may enter them.”