Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And she dwelt under the palm tree of Deborah between Ramah and Bethel in mount Ephraim: and the children of Israel came up to her for judgment.

The palm

Bible References

The palm

Genesis 35:8
Then Deborah, Rebekah's nurse, died, and she was buried beneath Bethel under an oak, and the name of it was called Allonbachuth.


Joshua 16:2
and from Bethel going to Luz and passing the border of Archi in Ataroth,
Joshua 18:22
Betharabah, Zemaraim, Bethel,
1 Samuel 1:1
Now there was a certain man of Ramath of Zophim, of Mount Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah, the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephrathite.
1 Samuel 6:16
And when the five cardinals of the Philistines had seen it, they returned to Ekron the same day.
1 Samuel 25:1
And Samuel died, and all Israel gathered together and lamented him and buried him in his house at Ramah. And David arose and went down to the wilderness of Paran.
Jeremiah 31:15
Thus hath the LORD said; A voice was heard in Ramah, lamentation, and bitter weeping; Rachel weeping for her sons, she refused to be comforted regarding her sons, because they perished.

Came up

Exodus 18:13
And it came to pass another day that Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood before Moses from the morning unto the evening.
Deuteronomy 17:8
If a matter arises that is too difficult for thee in judgment between blood and blood, between plea and plea, and between stroke and stroke, being matters of controversy within thy gates, then thou shalt arise and go up into the place which the LORD thy God shall choose,
2 Samuel 15:2
And Absalom rose up early and stood beside the way of the gate; and when anyone that had a controversy came to the king for judgment, then Absalom called unto them and said, Of what city art thou? And he said, Thy slave is of one of the tribes of Israel.