Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

Because

Bible References

Because

Numbers 20:10
Moses and Aaron summoned the assembly in front of the rock, and Moses said to them, “Listen, you rebels! Must we bring water out of this rock for you?”

He spake

Psalm 39:1
For the choir director, for Jeduthun. A Davidic psalm.I said, “I will guard my ways
so that I may not sin with my tongue;
I will guard my mouth with a muzzle
as long as the wicked are in my presence.”
Psalm 141:3
Lord, set up a guard for my mouth;
keep watch at the door of my lips.
Genesis 30:1
When Rachel saw that she was not bearing Jacob any children, she envied her sister. “Give me sons, or I will die!” she said to Jacob.
Genesis 35:16
They set out from Bethel. When they were still some distance from Ephrath, Rachel began to give birth, and her labor was difficult.
Job 2:10
“You speak as a foolish woman speaks,” he told her. “Should we accept only good from God and not adversity?” Throughout all this Job did not sin in what he said.
Job 38:2
Who is this who obscures My counsel
with ignorant words?
Job 40:4
I am so insignificant. How can I answer You?
I place my hand over my mouth.
Job 42:7
After the Lord had finished speaking to Job, He said to Eliphaz the Temanite: “I am angry with you and your two friends, for you have not spoken the truth about Me, as My servant Job has.
James 3:2
for we all stumble in many ways. If anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a mature man who is also able to control his whole body.

General references

Numbers 20:10
Moses and Aaron summoned the assembly in front of the rock, and Moses said to them, “Listen, you rebels! Must we bring water out of this rock for you?”
Deuteronomy 1:37
“The Lord was angry with me also because of you and said: ‘You will not enter there either.
Deuteronomy 4:21
“The Lord was angry with me on your account. He swore that I would not cross the Jordan and enter the good land the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance.

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