Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


How oft is the candle of the wicked put out! and how oft cometh their destruction upon them! God distributeth sorrows in his anger.

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Bible References


Job 18:5
Furthermore, the light of [the] wicked is put out, and the flame of his fire will not shine.
Proverbs 13:9
The light of the righteous will rejoice, but the lamp of the wicked will die out.
Proverbs 20:20
He who curses his father and his mother, his lamp will be extinguished {in the midst of darkness}.
Proverbs 24:20
For there will not be a future for the evil; the lamp of the wicked will die out.
Matthew 25:8
And the foolish ones said to the wise ones, 'Give us [some] of your olive oil, because our lamps are going out!'


Psalm 32:10
Many are [the] pains of the wicked, but [for] the one who trusts Yahweh loyal love surrounds him.
Psalm 90:7
For we are brought to an end by your anger, and we hasten [off] by your wrath.
Luke 12:46
the master of that slave will come on a day that he does not expect and at an hour that he does not know, and will cut him in two and assign his place with the unbelievers.
Romans 2:8
but to those [who act] from selfish ambition and who disobey the truth, but who obey unrighteousness, wrath and anger.

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Job 9:29
[If] I shall be [declared] guilty, why then should I labor in vain?