Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Their heart is as fat as grease; but I delight in thy law.

Bible References

Heart is as fat

Psalm 17:10
They are inclosed in their own fat: With their mouth they speak proudly.
Psalm 73:7
Their eyes stand out with fatness: They have more than heart could wish.
Isaiah 6:10
Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and shut their eyes; lest they sea with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and turn again, and be healed.
Acts 28:27
For this people's heart is waxed gross, And their ears are dull of hearing, And their eyes they have closed; Lest, haply they should perceive with their eyes, And hear with their ears, And understand with their heart, And should turn again, And I should heal them.

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Psalm 119:16
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word.
Psalm 40:8
I delight to do thy will, O my God; Yea, thy law is within my heart.
Romans 7:22
For I delight in the law of God after the inward man:

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