Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For this is an heinous crime; yea, it is an iniquity to be punished by the judges.

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An heinous

Genesis 20:9
Then Abimelech called Abraham, and said to him, What hast thou done to us? and wherein had I sinned against thee, that thou shouldst have brought in over me and over my kingdom, a sin so great? Deeds, which should not be done, hast thou done with me.
Genesis 26:10
Then, said, Abimelech, What is this thou hast done to us? A little more, and one of the people might have lien with thy wife, so shouldst thou have brought upon us, guilt.
Genesis 39:9
There is no one greater in this house than I, neither hath he withheld from me anything, save only thyself in that thou, art his wife, - how, then could I do this great wickedness, and sin against God?
Exodus 20:14
Thou shalt not commit adultery.
Proverbs 6:29
So, he that goeth in unto his neighbour's wife, no man shall be guiltless who toucheth her!

An iniquity

Job 31:28
That too, had been a judicial iniquity, For I should have been false to GOD, above.
Genesis 38:24
And it came to pass that about three months after, it was told Judah, saying - Tamar thy daughter-in-law hath been guilty of unchastity, moreover also lo! she hath conceived by unchastity. Then said Judah, Bring her forth and let her be burnt.
Leviticus 20:10
And, any man, who committeth adultery with the wife of any other man, he that committeth adultery with the wife of his neighbour shall surely be put to death - the adulterer, and the adulteress.
Deuteronomy 22:22
When a man is found lying with a woman married to a husband, then shall, both, of them die, the man that lay with the woman, and the woman, so shalt thou consume the wicked thing out of Israel.
Ezekiel 16:38
So will I judge thee. with the judgments meted out to adulteresses and shedders of blood,- And will repay thee with the blood of indignation and jealousy;

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Proverbs 6:27
Can a man snatch up fire in his bosom, and, his clothes, not be burned?