Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have not danced; we have mourned unto you, and ye have not lamented.

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Bible References

We

Isaiah 28:9
Whom shall he teach knowledge? and whom shall he make to understand doctrine? them that are weaned from the milk, and taken from the breasts.
1 Corinthians 9:19
For though I am free from all men, yet have I made myself servant unto all, that I might gain the more.

Piped

Matthew 9:15
And Jesus said unto them, Can the friends of the bridegroom mourn, as long as the bridegroom is with them? but the days will come, when the bridegroom shall be taken from them, and then shall they fast.
1 Kings 1:40
And all the people came up after him, and the people played on flutes, and rejoiced with great joy, so that the earth shook with the sound of them.
Isaiah 30:29
You shall have a song, as in the night when a holy feast is kept; and gladness of heart, as when one goes with a flute to come into the mountain of the LORD, to the mighty One of Israel.
Jeremiah 9:17
Thus says the LORD of hosts, Consider you, and call for the mourning women, that they may come; and send for skillful women, that they may come:
Jeremiah 31:4
Again I will build you, and you shall be built, O virgin of Israel: you shall again be adorned with your timbrels, and shall go forth in the dances of them that make merry.
Luke 15:25
Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew near to the house, he heard music and dancing.

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Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man contends with a foolish man, whether the foolish man rages or laughs, there is no rest.