Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But in mine adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: yea, the abjects gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:

Bible References

In mine

Psalm 35:25
Let them not say in their heart, Aha, so would we have it. Let them not say, We have swallowed him up.
Psalm 41:8
An evil disease, [they say], clings firm to him. And now that he lays he shall rise up no more.
Psalm 71:10
For my enemies speak concerning me, and those who watch for my soul take counsel together,
Job 31:29
if I have rejoiced at the destruction of him who hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him
Proverbs 17:5
He who mocks a poor man reproaches his maker. He who is glad at calamity shall not be unpunished.
Proverbs 24:17
Rejoice not when thine enemy falls, and let not thy heart be glad when he is overthrown,


Psalm 38:17
For I am ready to fall, and my sorrow is continually before me.
Jeremiah 20:10
For I have heard the defaming of many, terror on every side. Denounce, and we will denounce him, [say] all my familiar friends, those who watch for my fall. Perhaps he will be persuaded, and we shall prevail against him, and we sha
1 Corinthians 13:6
does not rejoice in wrong but rejoices in the truth,

The abjects

Psalm 22:16
For dogs have encompassed me. A company of evil-doers have enclosed me. {They pierced (LXX/DSS)} my hands and my feet.
Psalm 69:12
Those who sit in the gate talk of me, and [I am] the song of the drunkards.
Job 30:1
But now those who are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I disdained to set with the dogs of my flock.
Matthew 27:27
Then the soldiers of the governor, having taken Jesus into the Praetorium, gathered the whole band to him.
Mark 14:65
And some began to spit on him, and to cover his face, and to strike him with a fist, and to say to him, Prophesy. And the subordinates were throwing him with slaps.
Acts 17:5
But the disobedient Jews having taken along certain evil men of the marketplaces, and having gathered a mob, were rioting the city. And having stood by the house of Jason, they sought to bring them out to the populace.


Psalm 7:2
lest they tear my soul like a lion, rending it in pieces, while there is none to deliver.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions. I lay among those who are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.
Job 16:9
He has torn me in his wrath, and persecuted me. He has gnashed upon me with his teeth. My adversary sharpens his eyes upon me.

General references

Proverbs 24:17
Rejoice not when thine enemy falls, and let not thy heart be glad when he is overthrown,
Lamentations 3:14
I have become a derision to all my people, and their song all the day.
Matthew 27:44
And also the robbers who were crucified with him reviled him the same way.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.