Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For, lo, the wicked bend their bow, they make ready their arrow upon the string, that they may privily shoot at the upright in heart.

Bible References

For, lo

Psalm 10:2
In the pride of the unjust he will burn the poor: they shall be taken in the devices that they purposed.
Psalm 37:14
The unjust let loose the sword, and they bent their bow; they cast down the poor and needy, to slaughter the upright of way.
Psalm 64:3
Who sharpened as a sword their tongue, they bent their arrows a bitter word:
Jeremiah 9:3
And they will bend their tongue, their bow, a lie: and they were not strong for faithfulness upon the land; for from evil to evil they went forth, and they knew me not, says Jehovah.


Psalm 21:12
For thou wilt set them the shoulder among thine being left, thou wilt prepare against their face.


Psalm 10:8
Sitting in ambush of the enclosures: in hiding-places he will slay the innocent: his eyes will be hid to the afflicted.
Psalm 64:5
They will strengthen to themselves an evil word: they will recount to hide snares; they said, Who shall see them
Psalm 142:3
In my spirit languishing upon me, and thou knewest my beaten paths. In the way which I shall go they hid a snare for me.
1 Samuel 18:21
And Saul will say, I will give her to him, and she shall be to him for a snare, and the hand of the rovers shall be against him. And Saul will say to David, In the second time thou shalt be son-in-law to me this day.
1 Samuel 23:9
And David knew that Saul was working evil against him; and he will say to Abiathar the priest, Bring near the ephod.
Matthew 26:4
And they counselled together, that they might obtain Jesus by stratagem, and might kill.
Acts 23:12
And it being day, certain of the Jews having made a condition, anathematized themselves, saying, neither to eat or drink till they kill Paul.

The upright

Psalm 7:10
My shield upon God, saving the upright of heart
Psalm 32:11
Be glad in Jehovah, and rejoice, ye just: and shout for joy, all ye upright of heart.
Psalm 64:10
The just one shall rejoice in Jehovah, and he put his trust in him; and all the upright of heart shall glory.
Psalm 94:15
For judgment shall turn back even to justice: and after it all the upright of heart
Psalm 97:11
Light was sown for the just one, and gladness for the upright of heart
Psalm 125:4
Do good, O Jehovah, to the good and to the upright in their hearts.