Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Because that he remembered not to shew mercy, but persecuted the poor and needy man, that he might even slay the broken in heart.

Bible References

He remembered

2 Samuel 17:1
Then Ahithophel said to Absalom, Let me take out twelve thousand men and this very night I will go after David:
Matthew 5:7
Happy are those who have mercy: for they will be given mercy.
Matthew 18:33
Was it not right for you to have mercy on the other servant, even as I had mercy on you?
James 2:13
For the man who has had no mercy will be judged without mercy, but mercy takes pride in overcoming judging.

Persecuted

Psalm 10:2
The evil-doer in his pride is cruel to the poor; let him be taken by the tricks of his invention.
Genesis 42:21
And they said to one another, Truly, we did wrong to our brother, for we saw his grief of mind, and we did not give ear to his prayers; that is why this trouble has come on us.
Job 19:2
How long will you make my life bitter, crushing me with words?
Matthew 27:35
And when they had put him on the cross, they made division of his clothing among them by the decision of chance.

Slay

Psalm 34:18
The Lord is near the broken-hearted; he is the saviour of those whose spirits are crushed down.
Psalm 69:20
My heart is broken by bitter words, I am full of grief; I made a search for some to have pity on me, but there was no one; I had no comforter.
2 Samuel 16:11
And David said to Abishai and to all his servants, You see how my son, the offspring of my body, has made designs against my life: how much more then may this Benjamite do so? Let him be, and let him go on cursing; for the Lord has given him orders.
Mark 14:34
And he said to them, My soul is very sad, even to death: be here a little time, and keep watch.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain