Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He hath also broken my teeth with gravel stones, he hath covered me with ashes.

He hath

Covered me with ashes

Bible References

Broken

Job 4:10
“The roaring of the lion and the voice of the fierce lion,
And the teeth of the young lions are broken.
Psalm 3:7
Arise, O Lord; save me, O my God!
For You have smitten all my enemies on the cheek;
You have shattered the teeth of the wicked.
Psalm 58:6
O God, shatter their teeth in their mouth;
Break out the fangs of the young lions, O Lord.

Gravel

Proverbs 20:17
Bread obtained by falsehood is sweet to a man,
But afterward his mouth will be filled with gravel.
Matthew 7:9
Or what man is there among you who, when his son asks for a loaf, will give him a stone?
Luke 11:11
Now suppose one of you fathers is asked by his son for a fish; he will not give him a snake instead of a fish, will he?

He hath

Psalm 102:9
For I have eaten ashes like bread
And mingled my drink with weeping

Covered me with ashes

Job 2:8
And he took a potsherd to scrape himself while he was sitting among the ashes.
Jeremiah 6:26
O daughter of my people, put on sackcloth
And roll in ashes;
Mourn as for an only son,
A lamentation most bitter.
For suddenly the destroyer
Will come upon us.
Jonah 3:6
When the word reached the king of Nineveh, he arose from his throne, laid aside his robe from him, covered himself with sackcloth and sat on the ashes.