Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness.

Bible References


Job 5:3
I have seen the foolish taking root, but suddenly I cursed his habitation.
Job 8:15
He shall lean upon his house, but it shall not stand. He shall hold fast thereby, but it shall not endure.
Job 18:14
He shall be rooted out of his tent where he trusts, and he shall be brought to the king of terrors.
Job 21:28
For ye say, Where is the house of the prince? And where is the tent in which the wicked dwelt?
Job 27:13
This is the portion of a wicked man with God, and the heritage of oppressors, which they receive from the Almighty.
Psalm 37:35
I have seen a wicked man in great power, and spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
Psalm 52:5
God will likewise destroy thee forever. He will take thee up, and pluck thee out of thy tent, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah.
Psalm 107:43
He who is wise will give heed to these things, and they will consider the loving kindnesses of LORD.
Hosea 14:9
Who is wise, that he may understand these things, prudent, that he may know them? For the ways of LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them. But transgressors shall fall therein.
Habakkuk 2:9
Woe to him who gets an evil gain for his house, that he may set his nest on high, that he may be delivered from the hand of evil!


Proverbs 11:3
The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.
Proverbs 13:6
Righteousness guards him who is upright in the way, but wickedness overthrows the sinner.
Proverbs 14:32
An evil man is thrust down in his evil-doing, but a righteous man has hope in his death.
Genesis 19:29
And it came to pass, when God destroyed the cities of the Plain, that God remembered Abraham, and sent Lot out of the midst of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in which Lot dwelt.
Amos 4:11
I have overthrown [cities] among you, as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah, and ye were as a brand plucked out of the burning. Yet ye have not returned to me, says LORD.
1 Corinthians 10:5
However with most of them God was not well pleased, for they were strewn in the wilderness.
2 Peter 2:4
For if God did not spare heavenly agents who sinned, but delivered them up to chains of darkness, having been cast into hell being reserved for judgment,
2 Peter 3:6
by which the world then perished, having been overflowed with water.