Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He disappointeth the devices of the crafty, so that their hands cannot perform their enterprise.

Bible References

Disappointeth

Job 12:16
With him is strength and existence; he who errs and he who leads astray are his.
Nehemiah 4:15
And it came to pass when our enemies heard that we had understood it, God brought their counsel to nought, and we returned all of us to the wall, each one unto his work.
Psalm 33:10
The LORD brings the counsel of the Gentiles to nought; he makes the devices of the peoples of no effect.
Psalm 37:17
For the arms of the wicked shall be broken, but the LORD upholds the righteous.
Proverbs 21:30
There is no wisdom nor intelligence nor counsel against the LORD.
Isaiah 8:10
Take counsel together, and it shall come to nought; speak the word, and it shall not stand, for God is with us.
Isaiah 19:3
And the spirit of Egypt shall fail in the midst thereof, and I will destroy the counsel thereof; and they shall seek to the idols and to the charmers and to the spiritists and to the wizards.

Their hands

Psalm 21:11
For they intended evil against thee; they imagined a wicked device, but they did not prevail.
Isaiah 37:36
Then the angel of the LORD went forth and smote in the camp of the Assyrians a hundred and eighty-five thousand; and when they arose early in the morning, behold, they were all dead corpses.
Acts 12:11
And when Peter was come to himself, he said, Now I know of a surety that the Lord has sent his angel and has delivered me out of the hand of Herod and from all the people of the Jews who waited for me.
Acts 23:12
And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together and they vowed under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink until they had killed Paul.

General references

Genesis 31:22
And it was told Laban on the third day that Jacob had fled.
2 Samuel 11:9
But Uriah slept at the door of the king's house with all the slaves of his lord and did not go down to his house.
Luke 20:8
Then Jesus said unto them, Neither do I tell you by what authority I do these things.
John 7:53
And each one went unto his own house.
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.