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.

General references

Bible References

The king's

Proverbs 16:1
The designs of the heart are man's, but the answer of the tongue comes from the Lord.
Proverbs 20:24
A man's steps are of the Lord; how then may a man have knowledge of his way?
Ezra 7:27
Praise be to the Lord, the God of our fathers, who has put such a thing into the heart of the king, to make fair the house of the Lord which is in Jerusalem;
Nehemiah 1:11
O Lord, let your ear take note of the prayer of your servant, and of the prayers of your servants, who take delight in worshipping your name: give help, O Lord, to your servant this day, and let him have mercy in the eyes of this man. (Now I was the king's wine-servant.)
Nehemiah 2:4
Then the king said to me, What is your desire? So I made prayer to the God of heaven.
Psalm 105:25
Their hearts were turned to hate against his people, so that they made secret designs against them.
Psalm 106:46
He put pity into the hearts of those who made them prisoners.
Daniel 4:35
And all the people of the earth are as nothing: he does his pleasure in the army of heaven and among the people of the earth: and no one is able to keep back his hand, or say to him, What are you doing?
Acts 7:10
And made him free from all his troubles, and gave him wisdom and the approval of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, who made him ruler over Egypt and all his house.


Psalm 74:15
You made valleys for fountains and springs; you made the ever-flowing rivers dry.
Psalm 93:4
The Lord in heaven is stronger than the noise of great waters, yes, he is stronger than the great waves of the sea.
Psalm 114:3
The sea saw it, and went in flight; Jordan was turned back.
Isaiah 43:19
See, I am doing a new thing; now it is starting; will you not take note of it? I will even make a way in the waste land, and rivers in the dry country.
Isaiah 44:27
Who says to the deep, Be dry, and I will make your rivers dry:
Revelation 16:4
And the third let what was in his vessel come out into the rivers and the fountains of water; and they became blood.

General references

Genesis 12:18
Then Pharaoh sent for Abram, and said, What have you done to me? why did you not say that she was your wife?

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