Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He taketh the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong.

Of the froward

Bible References

Taketh

2 Samuel 15:31
Now David [was] told, "Ahithophel [was] among the conspirators with Absalom." Then David said, "Please frustrate the counsel of Ahithophel, O Yahweh."
2 Samuel 17:23
When Ahithophel saw that his advice [was] not followed, he saddled the donkey, and he set out and went up to his house in his city. {After he set his house in order}, he hanged himself, and he died and was buried in the tomb of his ancestors.
Esther 6:4
And the king asked, "Who [is] in the courtyard?" Haman had just come to the courtyard of the king's outer palace to tell the king to hang Mordecai on the gallows that he had prepared for him.
Esther 7:10
And they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai, and the anger of the king was abated.
Esther 9:25
But when it came {to the attention of} the king, he {gave orders in writing} [that] his evil plot that he had devised against the Jews should return on his head, and they hung him and his sons on the gallows.
Psalm 7:15
He makes a pit and digs it out, then falls in [the] trap he has made.
Psalm 9:15
[The] nations have fallen in [the] pit [that] they made; their foot is caught in [the] net that they hid.
Psalm 35:7
For without cause they secretly hide the pit with their net for me; without cause they dug [it] for my life.
Luke 1:51
He has done a mighty deed with his arm; he has dispersed the proud in the thoughts of their hearts.
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the intelligence of the intelligent I will confound."

Of the froward

Psalm 18:26
To [the] pure you show yourself pure. but to [the] wicked you show yourself shrewd.
Proverbs 3:32
for he who is perverse [is] an abomination of Yahweh, but those who are upright [are] his confidence.

General references

Genesis 31:22
And on the third day it was told to Laban that Jacob had fled.
2 Samuel 11:9
But Uriah slept [at] the entrance of the king's house with all the servants of his master and did not go down to his house.
Luke 20:8
And Jesus said to them, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I am doing these [things]."
John 7:53
And each one went to his [own] house.
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the intelligence of the intelligent I will confound."