Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel.

Deceit

General references

Bible References

Deceit

Proverbs 4:17
For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence.

Is sweet

Proverbs 9:17
Stolen waters are sweet, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant.
Genesis 3:6
And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was desirable to the eyes, and a tree of covetousness to understand, she took of its fruit and ate and gave also unto her husband with her; and he ate.
Job 20:12
If wickedness was sweet in his mouth, if he hid it under his tongue,
Ecclesiastes 11:9
Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth and walk in the ways of thine heart and in the sight of thine eyes; but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment.
Hebrews 11:25
choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season,

His

Lamentations 3:15
He He has filled me with bitterness, he has made me drunk with wormwood.

General references

Proverbs 4:17
For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence.