Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon their enemies. Is not this written in the book of Jasher? So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.

Bible References


Numbers 31:2
Avenge the sons of Israel of the Midianites. Afterward thou shall be gathered to thy people.
Judges 5:2
That the leaders took the lead in Israel, that the people offered themselves willingly, bless ye LORD.
Judges 16:28
And Samson called to LORD, and said, O lord LORD, remember me, I pray thee, and strengthen me, I pray thee, only this once, O God, that I may be at once avenged of the Philistines for my two eyes.
Esther 8:13
A copy of the writing, that the decree should be given out in every province, was published to all the peoples, and that the Jews should be ready against that day to avenge themselves on their enemies.
Luke 18:7
And God, will he, no, not do the vengeance of his chosen who cry out to him day and night, and yet being patient toward them?
Revelation 6:10
And they cried out in a great voice, saying, Master, Holy and True, how long do thou not judge and avenge our blood from those who dwell on the earth?


Numbers 21:14
Therefore it is said in the book of the Wars of LORD, Vaheb in Suphah, and the valleys of the Arnon,
2 Samuel 1:18
(and he bade them teach the sons of Judah [the song of] the bow; behold, it is written in the book of Jashar):

So the sun

Joshua 10:11
And it came to pass, as they fled from before Israel, while they were at the descent of Beth-horon, that LORD cast down great stones from heaven upon them to Azekah, and they died. More died with the hailstones than those whom the
Psalm 19:4
Their line has gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them he has set a tabernacle for the sun,
Psalm 74:16
The day is thine; the night is also thine. Thou have prepared the light and the sun.
Psalm 136:7
to him who made great lights, for his loving kindness [is] forever,
Psalm 148:3
Praise ye him, sun and moon. Praise him, all ye stars of light.
Isaiah 24:23
Then the moon shall be confounded, and the sun ashamed, for LORD of hosts will reign in mount Zion and in Jerusalem. And glory shall be before his elders.
Isaiah 38:8
Behold, I will cause the shadow on the steps, which has gone down on the dial of Ahaz with the sun, to return backward ten steps. So the sun returned ten steps on the dial on which it had gone down.
Joel 2:10
The earth quakes before them. The heavens tremble. The sun and the moon are darkened, and the stars withdraw their shining.
Joel 3:15
The sun and the moon are darkened, and the stars withdraw their shining.
Matthew 5:45
so that ye may become sons of your Father in the heavens, because he makes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and makes rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.
Matthew 24:29
But straightaway after the tribulation of those days the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light. And the stars will fall from the sky, and the powers of the heavens will be shaken.
Acts 2:20
The sun will be changed into darkness, and the moon into blood, before that great and wonderful day of Lord comes.
Revelation 6:12
And I looked when he opened the sixth seal, and a great earthquake occurred, and the sun became black as hairy sackcloth, and the whole moon became as blood.
Revelation 8:12
And the fourth agent sounded, and the third part of the sun was struck, and the third part of the moon, and the third part of the stars, so that the third part of them would be darkened. And the day did not shine the third part of
Revelation 16:8
And the fourth agent poured out his bowl upon the sun, and it was given him to scorch men with fire.
Revelation 21:23
And the city has no need of the sun, nor of the moon, so that they might shine in it, for the glory of God illuminated it, and the light of it is the Lamb.