Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Our soul is escaped as a bird out of the snare of the fowlers: the snare is broken, and we are escaped.

Bible References

Our soul

1 Samuel 23:26
And Saul went on this side of the mountain, and David and his men on that side of the mountain: and David made haste to get away for fear of Saul; for Saul and his men compassed David and his men round about to take them.
1 Samuel 24:14
After whom is the king of Israel come out? after whom dost thou pursue? after a dead dog, after a flea.
1 Samuel 25:29
And though men be risen up to pursue thee, and to seek thy soul, yet the soul of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of life with Jehovah thy God; and the souls of thine enemies, them shall he sling out, as from the hollow of a sling.
2 Samuel 17:2
and I will come upon him while he is weary and weak-handed, and will make him afraid; and all the people that are with him shall flee; and I will smite the king only;

As a bird

Psalm 25:15
Mine eyes are ever toward Jehovah; For he will pluck my feet out of the net.
Psalm 91:3
For he will deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, And from the deadly pestilence.
Proverbs 6:5
Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter , And as a bird from the hand of the fowler.
Jeremiah 5:26
For among my people are found wicked men: they watch, as fowlers lie in wait; they set a trap, they catch men.
Jeremiah 18:22
Let a cry be heard from their houses, when thou shalt bring a troop suddenly upon them; for they have digged a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet.
2 Timothy 2:26
and they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, having been taken captive by him unto his will.