Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

An ungodly man diggeth up evil: and in his lips there is as a burning fire.

An ungodly man

Bible References

An ungodly man

1 Samuel 25:17
Now therefore know and consider what thou will do, for evil is determined against our master, and against all his house. For he is such a worthless fellow that [a man] cannot speak to him.
2 Samuel 20:1
And there happened to be there a base fellow whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite. And he blew the trumpet, and said, We have no portion in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse. Every man to his te

Diggeth

Proverbs 2:4
if thou seek her as silver, and search for her as for hidden treasures,
Psalm 17:14
from men by thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world whose portion is in [this] life, and whose belly thou fill with thy treasure. They are satisfied with sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.
Isaiah 5:18
Woe to those who draw iniquity with cords of falsehood, and sin as it were with a cart rope,
Habakkuk 2:13
Behold, is it not of LORD of hosts that the peoples labor for the fire, and the nations weary themselves for vanity?

In

Psalm 52:2
Thy tongue devises wickedness, like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions. I lay among those who are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.
James 3:6
And the tongue is a fire, the world of unrighteousness. Thus, the tongue is made to lead among our body-parts, defiling the whole body, and setting the cycle of nature on fire, and being set on fire by hell.