Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the Philistines took him, and put out his eyes, and brought him down to Gaza, and bound him with fetters of brass; and he did grind in the prison house.

Bible References

And put out

Proverbs 5:22
His own iniquities shall take a wicked man, and he shall be held with the cords of his sin.
Proverbs 14:14
The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways, and a good man from his own fruits.
Proverbs 2:19
none who go to her return again, nor do they attain to the paths of life),

Bound him

2 Kings 25:7
And they killed the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes, and put out the eyes of Zedekiah, and bound him in fetters, and carried him to Babylon.
2 Chronicles 33:11
Therefore LORD brought upon them the captains of the army of the king of Assyria, who took Manasseh in chains, and bound him with fetters, and carried him to Babylon.
Psalm 107:10
[even] those who sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron,
Psalm 149:8
to bind their kings with chains, and their ranking men with fetters of iron,


Exodus 11:5
and all the first-born in the land of Egypt shall die, from the first-born of Pharaoh who sits upon his throne, even to the first-born of the maid-servant that is behind the mill, and all the first-born of cattle.
Isaiah 47:2
Take the millstones, and grind meal. Remove thy veil, strip off the train, uncover the leg, pass through the rivers.
Matthew 24:41
Two women grinding at the mill, one is taken, and one is left.

General references

Proverbs 1:10
My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.
Proverbs 5:9
lest thou give thine honor to others, and thy years to the cruel,
Proverbs 7:26
For she has cast down many wounded. Yea, all her slain are a mighty host.
Mark 14:46
And they threw their hands on him, and seized him.