Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Fear not, daughter of Sion: behold, thy King cometh, sitting on an ass's colt.

Bible References

Sitting

Deuteronomy 17:16
However, he must not acquire many horses for himself or send the people back to Egypt to acquire many horses, for the Lord has told you, ‘You are never to go back that way again.’
Judges 5:10
You who ride on white donkeys,
who sit on saddle blankets,
and who travel on the road, give praise!
Judges 12:14
He had 40 sons and 30 grandsons, who rode on 70 donkeys. Abdon judged Israel eight years,
2 Samuel 15:1
After this, Absalom got himself a chariot, horses, and 50 men to run before him.
2 Samuel 16:2
The king said to Ziba, “Why do you have these?”

Ziba answered, “The donkeys are for the king’s household to ride, the bread and summer fruit are for the young men to eat, and the wine is for those to drink who become exhausted in the desert.”
1 Kings 1:33
The king said to them, “Take my servants with you, have my son Solomon ride on my own mule, and take him down to Gihon.

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