Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the arrows of the Almighty are within me, the poison whereof drinketh up my spirit: the terrors of God do set themselves in array against me.

Bible References

The arrows

Job 16:12
I was secure, and he will break me in pieces: and he seized upon my neck and he will disperse me, and he will set me up to him for a mark:
Deuteronomy 32:23
I will gather evils upon them; I will spend mine arrows upon them.
Psalm 7:13
And he prepared to himself the instruments of death; he will work his arrows for those inflaming.
Psalm 18:14
And he will send his arrows and scatter them; and he increased lightnings, and he will discomfit them.
Psalm 21:12
For thou wilt set them the shoulder among thine being left, thou wilt prepare against their face.
Psalm 38:2
O Jehovah, thou wilt not reprove me in thy wrath, and thou wilt not correct me in thine anger.
Psalm 45:5
Thine arrows being sharpened peoples shall fall under thee as the heart of the king's enemies.
Lamentations 3:12
He bent his bow, he will set me up as a mark for the arrow.

Drinketh up

Deuteronomy 32:24
Exhausted with hunger, consumed with burning, And bitter destruction: And I will send upon them the tooth of beasts, With the wrath of those crawlers of the dust
Psalm 143:7
Quickly answer me, O Jehovah: my spirit failed: thou wilt not hide thy face from me: I was made like those going down to the pit.
Proverbs 18:14
The spirit of man will sustain his disease; and a dejected spirit who shall lift up?
Mark 14:33
And he takes Peter and James and John with himself, and began to be amazed, and to be dejected.
Mark 15:34
And at the ninth hour Jesus cried with a great voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani? which is, being interpreted, My God, my God, for what hast thou forsaken me?

The terrors

Job 9:17
Who will assail me with tempest, and he multiplied my wounds without cause.
Job 30:15
Terror turned upon me, it will pursue my willingness as the wind, and my salvation passed away as a cloud.
Job 31:23
For the destruction of God is a terror to me, and from his lifting up I shall not prevail.
Psalm 88:15
I am poor and expiring from youth: I bore thy terrors; I shall be perplexed.
2 Corinthians 5:11
Knowing therefore the fear of the Lord, we persuade men; and we are made manifest to God; and I hope also to have been made manifest to your consciences.