Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As arrows are in the hand of a mighty man; so are children of the youth.

Arrows

So are children

General references

Bible References

Arrows

Jeremiah 50:9
For, behold, I awake and cause to come up against Babylon an assembly of great nations from the north country, and from there they shall set themselves in array against her; she shall be taken; their arrows shall be as of a mighty expert one, who shall not return in vain.

So are children

Proverbs 17:6
Children's children are the crown of old men, and the honour of the children are their fathers.
Proverbs 31:28
Koph Her sons rose up and called her blessed; her husband also, and he praised her.

General references

Genesis 1:28
And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the fowl of the air and over every beast that moves upon the earth.
Job 21:11
They send forth their little ones like a flock of sheep, and their children dance.