Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.

Bible References

The proud

Psalm 10:4
The lawless one, in the loftiness of his countenance, will not enquire, God is not in any of his plots:
Psalm 17:8
Guard me, as the pupil of the eye, - Under the shadow of thy wings, wilt thou hide me:
Psalm 35:7
For, without cause, have they hid for me, in a ditch, their net, - Without cause, have they digged a pit for my life.
Psalm 36:11
Let not the foot of pride reach me, nor, the hand of the lawless, scare me away.
Psalm 57:6
A net, did they fix for my steps, My soul was bowed down, - They digged before me a pit, They fell into the midst thereof! Selah.
Psalm 119:69
Insolent men have plastered falsehood over me, I, with a whole heart, will observe thy precepts.
Psalm 123:3
Show us favour, O Yahweh, show us favour, for, exceedingly, are we sated with contempt:
Psalm 141:9
Keep me out of the clutches of the trap they have set for me, and the snares of the workers of iniquity.
Psalm 142:3
When my spirit fainted concerning myself, then, thou, didst take note of my path, - In the course which I was about to take, they had hidden a snare for me.
Proverbs 29:5
A man who flattereth his neighbour, spreadeth, a net, over his steps.
Jeremiah 18:18
Then said they, - Come ye and let us devise against Jeremiah devices, For the law shall not perish from the priest, Nor, counsel, from the wise, Nor, the word from the prophet: Come and let as smite him with the tongue, And let us not give ear to any of his words!
Luke 11:53
And, when, from thence, he came out, the Scribes and the Pharisees began, with vehemence, to be hemming him in, and trying to make him speak off-hand concerning many things, -
Luke 20:20
And, watching narrowly, they sent forth suborned men, feigning themselves to be, righteous, that they might lay hold of a word of his, so as to deliver him up unto the rule and the authority of the governor.