Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then the five men departed, and came to Laish, and saw the people that were therein, how they dwelt careless, after the manner of the Zidonians, quiet and secure; and there was no magistrate in the land, that might put them to shame in any thing; and they were far from the Zidonians, and had no business with any man.
Then they took what Micah had made and the priest who had belonged to him, and came to
Laish, to a people quiet and secure, and struck them with the edge of the sword; and they burned the city with fire.
To the degree that she glorified herself and lived sensuously, to the same degree give her torment and mourning; for she says in her heart, ‘ I sit as a queen and I am not a widow, and will never see mourning.’
1 Samuel 3:13
I have told him that I am about to judge his house forever for the iniquity which he knew, because his sons brought a curse on themselves and he did not rebuke them.
1 Kings 1:6
His father had never
crossed him at any time by asking, “Why have you done so?” And he was also a very handsome man, and he was born after Absalom.
rulers are not a cause of fear for good behavior, but for evil. Do you want to have no fear of authority? Do what is good and you will have praise from the same;
1 Peter 2:14
or to governors as sent
by him for the punishment of evildoers and the praise of those who do right.