Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men.

Was exceeding

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When

Genesis 39:14
that she called unto those of her house and spoke unto them, saying, See, he has brought in a Hebrew unto us to mock us; he came in unto me to lie with me, and I cried with a loud voice;
Numbers 22:29
And Balaam said unto the ass, Because thou hast mocked me. I wish there were a sword in my hand, for now would I kill thee.
Numbers 24:10
Then Balak's anger was kindled against Balaam, and smiting his hands together he said, I called thee to curse my enemies, and, behold, thou hast altogether blessed them these three times.
Judges 16:10
Then Delilah said unto Samson, Behold, thou hast mocked me and told me lies; now tell me, I pray thee, how thou might be bound.
Job 12:4
He who invokes God and he answers him is mocked by his friend; the just and perfect man is laughed to scorn.

Was exceeding

Proverbs 27:3
A stone is heavy and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier than them both.
Daniel 3:13
Then Nebuchadnezzar in his rage and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. Then they brought these men before the king.

And slew

Genesis 49:7
Cursed be their anger, which is strong, and their wrath, which is hard; I will divide them in Jacob and scatter them in Israel.
2 Kings 8:12
Then Hazael said unto him, Why does my lord weep? And he answered, Because I know the evil that thou wilt do unto the sons of Israel; their strong holds wilt thou set on fire, and their young men wilt thou slay with the sword and wilt dash their children and rip up their women with child.
Proverbs 28:15
As a roaring lion and a hungry bear, so is a wicked ruler over the poor people.
Isaiah 26:21
For, behold, the LORD comes out of his place to visit the iniquity of the inhabitant of the earth against himself: the earth also shall disclose her blood and shall no longer cover her slain.
Isaiah 59:7
Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood; their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting and destruction are their paths.
Hosea 10:14
Therefore, in thy peoples a tumult shall arise, and all thy fortresses shall be destroyed, as Shalman destroyed Betharbel in the day of battle: the mother was dashed in pieces upon her sons.
Revelation 17:6
And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus; and when I saw her, I marvelled with great surprise.

According

Matthew 2:7
Then Herod, calling the wise men unto him secretly, understood of them with diligence the time of the appearing of the star;

General references

Daniel 2:12
For this cause the king was angry and very furious and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon.
John 12:10
So the princes of the priests took counsel that they might also put Lazarus to death