Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For while they be folden together as thorns, and while they are drunken as drunkards, they shall be devoured as stubble fully dry.

General references

Bible References

While they be

2 Samuel 23:6
but those of Belial shall all be as thorns to be chased away, whom no one takes with the hand;
Micah 7:4
The best of them is as a brier; the most upright as a thorn hedge: the day of thy watchmen, thy visitation, comes; now shall be their confusion.
1 Thessalonians 5:2
For ye know well that the day of the Lord shall come as a thief in the night.

Drunken

Nahum 3:11
Thou also shalt be drunken; thou shalt be encompassed; thou also shalt seek strength because of the enemy.
1 Samuel 25:36
And Abigail came to Nabal, and, behold, he held a banquet in his house like the banquet of a king; and Nabal's heart was merry within him, for he was very drunken; therefore, she told him nothing, less or more, until the morning light.
2 Samuel 13:28
Now Absalom had commanded his servants, saying, Mark ye now when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say unto you, Smite Amnon, then kill him. Fear not; have I not commanded you? Be courageous, and be valiant.
Jeremiah 51:39
In their heat I will place their feasts before them, and I will make them drunken that they may rejoice and sleep an eternal sleep and not wake, said the LORD.

General references

Ezekiel 32:22
Asshur is there and all his company; his graves are about him; all of them slain, fallen by the sword: