Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous.

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Bible References

Were, etc

Psalm 53:5
There were they in great fear, where no fear was: for God has scattered the bones of him that encamps against you: you have put them to shame, because God has despised them.
Exodus 15:16
Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by the greatness of your arm they shall be as still as a stone; till your people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over, whom you have purchased.
Esther 8:7
Then king Ahasuerus said unto Esther the queen and to Mordecai the Jew, Behold, I have given Esther the house of Haman, and him they have hanged upon the gallows, because he laid his hand upon the Jews.
Proverbs 1:26
I also will laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your fear comes;
Proverbs 28:1
The wicked flee when no man pursues: but the righteous are bold as a lion.

The generation

Psalm 22:30
A posterity shall serve him; it shall be accounted to the Lord for a generation.
Psalm 24:6
This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek your face, O Jacob. Selah.
Psalm 73:15
If I say, I will speak thus; behold, I would have been untrue to the generation of your children.
Psalm 112:2
His descendants shall be mighty upon earth: the generation of the upright shall be blessed.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own; that you should show forth the praises of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:

General references

Genesis 35:5
And they journeyed: and the terror of God was upon the cities that were round about them, and they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.