Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 will go from the side of the mountain from hence, and David from the side of the mountain from thence: and David will be taking flight to go from the face of Saul; and Saul and his men surrounding upon David and upon his men to seize them.
1 Samuel 24:14
After whom did the king of Israel come forth? after whom pursuest thou? after a dead dog? after one flea?
1 Samuel 25:29
And a man will rise to pursue thee, and to seek thy soul: and the soul of my lord was bound up in the bundle of lives with Jehovah thy God; and the soul of thine enemies he will sling out in the midst of the hand of the sling.
2 Samuel 17:2
And I shall come upon him and he being weary and relaxed in hands, and I made him afraid: and all the people which are with him, fleeing; and I struck the king alone,

As a bird

Psalm 25:15
Mine eyes are always to Jehovah, for he will bring forth my feet from the net
Psalm 91:3
For he will deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, from the word of ruin.
Proverbs 6:5
Deliver thyself as the roe from the hand, and as the bird from the hand of the fowler.
Jeremiah 5:26
for evil ones were found among my people: he will look about as the stooping of fowlers; they set snares, they will take men.
Jeremiah 18:22
A cry shall be heard from their houses, for thou shalt bring upon them a trap suddenly, for they dug a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet
2 Timothy 2:26
That they may return to a state of sobriety from the snare of the devil, being taken alive by him at his will.