Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will.

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The king's

Proverbs 16:1
The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from LORD.
Proverbs 20:24
A man's goings are of LORD, how then can man understand his way?
Ezra 7:27
Blessed be LORD, the God of our fathers, who has put such a thing as this in the king's heart, to beautify the house of LORD which is in Jerusalem,
Nehemiah 1:11
O LORD, I beseech thee, let now thine ear be attentive to the prayer of thy servant, and to the prayer of thy servants, who delight to fear thy name, and, I pray thee, prosper thy servant this day, and grant him mercy in the sight
Nehemiah 2:4
Then the king said to me, For what do thou make request? So I prayed to the God of heaven.
Psalm 105:25
He turned their heart to hate his people, to deal craftily with his servants.
Psalm 106:46
He also made them to be pitied by all those who carried them captive.
Daniel 4:35
And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing, and he does according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth. And none can stay his hand, or say to him, What are thou doing?
Acts 7:10
and delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favor and wisdom before Pharaoh king of Egypt. And he appointed him governor over Egypt and his entire house.


Psalm 74:15
Thou split fountain and flood. Thou dried up mighty rivers.
Psalm 93:4
Above the voices of many waters, the mighty breakers of the sea, LORD on high is mighty.
Psalm 114:3
The sea saw it, and fled. The Jordan was driven back.
Isaiah 43:19
Behold, I will do a new thing. Now it shall spring forth. Shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.
Isaiah 44:27
who says to the deep, Be dry, and I will dry up thy rivers,
Revelation 16:4
And the third agent poured out his bowl into the rivers and into the springs of the waters, and they became blood.

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Genesis 12:18
And Pharaoh called Abram, and said, What is this that thou have done to me? Why did thou not tell me that she was thy wife?