Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


His children shall seek to please the poor, and his hands shall restore their goods.

His children, etc

General references

Bible References

His children, etc

Proverbs 28:3
A poor man who oppresses the lowly
Is like a driving rain which leaves no food.


Psalm 109:10
Let his children wander about and beg;
And let them seek sustenance far from their ruined homes.

His hands

Job 20:18
“He returns what he has attained
And cannot swallow it;
As to the riches of his trading,
He cannot even enjoy them.
Exodus 12:36
and the Lord had given the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians, so that they let them have their request. Thus they plundered the Egyptians.
Exodus 22:1
If a man steals an ox or a sheep and slaughters it or sells it, he shall pay five oxen for the ox and four sheep for the sheep.
Exodus 9:2
For if you refuse to let them go and continue to hold them,
2 Samuel 12:6
He must make restitution for the lamb fourfold, because he did this thing and had no compassion.”
Proverbs 6:31
But when he is found, he must repay sevenfold;
He must give all the substance of his house.
Luke 19:8
Zaccheus stopped and said to the Lord, “Behold, Lord, half of my possessions I will give to the poor, and if I have defrauded anyone of anything, I will give back four times as much.”

General references

Job 21:8
“Their descendants are established with them in their sight,
And their offspring before their eyes,