Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For they speak against thee wickedly, and thine enemies take thy name in vain.

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For they speak

Psalm 73:8
They mock and speak maliciously of oppression; they speak [as though] from on high.
Psalm 74:18
O Yahweh, remember this: [the] enemy taunts, and foolish people treat your name with contempt.
Job 21:14
And they say to God, 'Turn away from us, for we do not desire to know your ways.
Isaiah 37:23
Whom have you taunted and blasphemed, and against whom have you raised up [your] voice and lifted your eyes upward? To the holy one of Israel!
Jude 1:15
to execute judgment against all, and to convict all the ungodly concerning all their ungodly deeds that they have committed in an ungodly way, and concerning all the harsh things that ungodly sinners have spoken against him.
Revelation 13:6
And he opened his mouth for blasphemies toward God, to blaspheme his name and his dwelling, those who live in heaven.


Psalm 2:1
Why are nations in tumult, and countries plotting in vain?
Exodus 20:7
"You shall not {misuse the name of Yahweh your God}, because Yahweh will not leave unpunished [anyone] who {misuses his name}.

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Deuteronomy 5:11
You shall not take up the name of Yahweh your God for worthless purpose, for Yahweh will not leave unpunished [anyone] who uses his name for worthless purpose.