Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I have sewed sackcloth upon my skin, and defiled my horn in the dust.

Bible References


1 Kings 21:27
And it came to pass when Ahab heard these words, that he rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his flesh, and fasted, and lay in sackcloth, and went softly.
Isaiah 22:12
And in that day did the Lord Jehovah of hosts call to weeping, and to mourning, and to baldness, and to girding with sackcloth;

Defiled my horn

Job 30:19
He hath cast me into the mire, and I have become like dust and ashes.
1 Samuel 2:10
They that strive with Jehovah shall be broken to pieces; in the heavens will he thunder upon them. Jehovah will judge the ends of the earth; and he will give strength unto his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed.
Psalm 7:5
Let the enemy pursue after my soul, and take it, and let him tread down my life to the earth, and lay my glory in the dust. Selah.
Psalm 75:5
Lift not up your horn on high; speak not arrogantly with a stiff neck.