Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat:

Sift

Bible References

Simon

Luke 10:41
But the Lord, answering, said to her, Martha, Martha, you are full of care and troubled about such a number of things:
Acts 9:4
And he went down on the earth, and a voice said to him, Saul, Saul, why are you attacking me so cruelly?

Sift

Amos 9:9
For see, I will give orders, and I will have Israel moved about among all the nations, as grain is moved about by the shaking of the tray, but not the smallest seed will be dropped on the earth.

General references

Mark 5:12
And they said to him, Send us into the pigs, so that we may go into them.
John 20:6
Then Simon Peter came after him and went into the hole in the rock; and he saw the linen bands on the earth,
2 Corinthians 2:11
So that Satan may not get the better of us: for we are not without knowledge of his designs.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain