Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore they cried unto the LORD, and said, We beseech thee, O LORD, we beseech thee, let us not perish for this man's life, and lay not upon us innocent blood: for thou, O LORD, hast done as it pleased thee.

Bible References

They

Jonah 1:5
Then the mariners were afraid, and cried every man unto his god; and they cast forth the wares that were in the ship into the sea, to lighten it unto them. But Jonah was gone down into the innermost parts of the ship; and he lay, and was fast asleep.
Psalm 107:28
Then they cry unto Jehovah in their trouble, And he bringeth them out of their distresses.
Isaiah 26:16
Jehovah, in trouble have they visited thee; they poured out a prayer when thy chastening was upon them.

Let

Genesis 9:6
Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed: For in the image of God made he man.
Deuteronomy 21:8
Forgive, O Jehovah, thy people Israel, whom thou hast redeemed, and suffer not innocent blood to remain in the midst of thy people Israel. And the blood shall be forgiven them.
Acts 28:4
And when the barbarians saw the venomous creature hanging from his hand, they said one to another, No doubt this man is a murderer, whom, though he hath escaped from the sea, yet Justice hath not suffered to live.

For

Psalm 115:3
But our God is in the heavens: He hath done whatsoever he pleased.
Psalm 135:6
Whatsoever Jehovah pleased, that hath he done, In heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deeps;
Daniel 4:34
And at the end of the days I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted up mine eyes unto heaven, and mine understanding returned unto me, and I blessed the Most High, and I praised and honored him that liveth for ever; for his dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom from generation to generation.
Matthew 11:26
yea, Father, for so it was well-pleasing in thy sight.
Ephesians 1:9
making known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he purposed in him

General references

Deuteronomy 19:10
that innocent blood be not shed in the midst of thy land, which Jehovah thy God giveth thee for an inheritance, and so blood be upon thee.
Psalm 106:30
Then stood up Phinehas, and executed judgment; And so the plague was stayed.
Psalm 107:28
Then they cry unto Jehovah in their trouble, And he bringeth them out of their distresses.