Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

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Proverbs 22:28
Remove not the ancient landmark, Which thy fathers have set.
Deuteronomy 19:14
Thou shalt not remove thy neighbor's landmark, which they of old time have set, in thine inheritance which thou shalt inherit, in the land that Jehovah thy God giveth thee to possess it.
Deuteronomy 27:17
Cursed be he that removeth his neighbor's landmark. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Job 24:2
There are that remove the landmarks; They violently take away flocks, and feed them.


Job 6:27
Yea, ye would cast lots upon the fatherless, And make merchandise of your friend.
Job 22:9
Thou hast sent widows away empty, And the arms of the fatherless have been broken.
Job 24:3
They drive away the ass of the fatherless; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.
Job 31:21
If I have lifted up my hand against the fatherless, Because I saw my help in the gate:
Psalm 94:6
They slay the widow and the sojourner, And murder the fatherless.
Jeremiah 7:5
For if ye thoroughly amend your ways and your doings; if ye thoroughly execute justice between a man and his neighbor;
Jeremiah 22:3
Thus saith Jehovah: Execute ye justice and righteousness, and deliver him that is robbed out of the hand of the oppressor: and do no wrong, do no violence, to the sojourner, the fatherless, nor the widow; neither shed innocent blood in this place.
Zechariah 7:10
and oppress not the widow, nor the fatherless, the sojourner, nor the poor; and let none of you devise evil against his brother in your heart.
Malachi 3:5
And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against the false swearers, and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the sojourner from his right , and fear not me, saith Jehovah of hosts.
James 1:27
Pure religion and undefiled before our God and Father is this, to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.

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Deuteronomy 27:17
Cursed be he that removeth his neighbor's landmark. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Psalm 136:24
And hath delivered us from our adversaries; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever: