Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And God said unto Balaam, Thou shalt not go with them; thou shalt not curse the people: for they are blessed.

Thou shalt not curse

General references

Bible References

Balaam, thou shalt

Numbers 22:20
God came to Balaam at night, and said to him, "If the men have come to call you, rise up, go with them; but only the word which I speak to you, that you shall do."
Job 33:15
In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on men, in slumbering on the bed;
Matthew 27:19
While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent to him, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous man, for I have suffered many things this day in a dream because of him."

Thou shalt not curse

Numbers 22:19
Now therefore, please wait also here this night, that I may know what the LORD will speak to me more."
Numbers 23:3
Balaam said to Balak, "Stand by your burnt offering, and I will go: perhaps the LORD will come to meet me; and whatever he shows me I will tell you." He went to a bare height.
Micah 6:5
My people, remember now what Balak king of Moab devised, and what Balaam the son of Beor answered him from Shittim to Gilgal, that you may know the righteous acts of the LORD."

For they

Numbers 23:20
Behold, I have received a command to bless. He has blessed, and I can't reverse it.
Genesis 12:2
And I will make of you a great nation. And I will bless you and make your name great. And you will be a blessing.
Genesis 22:16
and said, "I have sworn by myself, says the LORD, because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only son,
Deuteronomy 23:5
Nevertheless the LORD your God wouldn't listen to Balaam; but the LORD your God turned the curse into a blessing to you, because the LORD your God loved you.
Deuteronomy 33:29
You are happy, Israel. Who is like you, a people saved by the LORD, the shield of your help, the sword of your excellency. Your enemies shall submit themselves to you. You shall tread on their high places."
Psalm 144:15
Blessed are the people who are in such a situation. Blessed are the people whose God is the LORD.
Psalm 146:5
Blessed is the one who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God,
Romans 4:6
Even as David also pronounces blessing on the man to whom God counts righteousness apart from works,
Romans 11:29
For the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable.
Ephesians 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ;

General references

Joshua 24:10
but I would not listen to Balaam; therefore he blessed you still. So I delivered you out of his hand.