Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

She also lieth in wait as for a prey, and increaseth the transgressors among men.

General references

Bible References

As for a prey

Proverbs 2:16
To deliver thee from the strange woman, Even from the foreigner that flattereth with her words;
Proverbs 7:12
Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, And lieth in wait at every corner.
Proverbs 9:18
But he knoweth not that the dead are there; That her guests are in the depths of Sheol.
Proverbs 22:14
The mouth of strange women is a deep pit: He that is abhorred of Jehovah shall fall therein.
Judges 16:4
And it came to pass afterward, that he loved a woman in the valley of Sorek, whose name was Delilah.
Ecclesiastes 7:26
And I find more bitter than death the woman whose heart is snares and nets, and whose hands are bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be taken by her.
Jeremiah 3:2
Lift up thine eyes unto the bare heights, and see; where hast thou not been lain with? By the ways hast thou sat for them, as an Arabian in the wilderness; and thou hast polluted the land with thy whoredoms and with thy wickedness.

Increaseth

Numbers 25:1
And Israel abode in Shittim; and the people began to play the harlot with the daughters of Moab:
Hosea 4:11
Whoredom and wine and new wine take away the understanding.
1 Corinthians 10:8
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.
Revelation 17:1
And there came one of the seven angels that had the seven bowls, and spake with me, saying, Come hither, I will show thee the judgment of the great harlot that sitteth upon many waters;

General references

Proverbs 7:12
Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, And lieth in wait at every corner.
Proverbs 9:15
To call to them that pass by, Who go right on their ways: