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 hearts, Ah, so would we have it; let them not say, We have swallowed him up.
Psalm 41:8
A disease of Belial, they say, cleaves fast unto him, and now that he lies he shall rise up no more.
Psalm 71:10
For my enemies speak against me, and those that lay in wait for my soul take counsel together,
Job 31:29
If I rejoiced at the destruction of the one that hated me or lifted up myself when evil found him;
Proverbs 17:5
Whosoever mocks the poor reproaches his Maker, and he that is glad regarding the calamity of someone else shall not go unpunished.
Proverbs 24:17
Do not rejoice when thy enemy falls, and do not let thy heart be glad when he stumbles


Psalm 38:17
For I am ready to halt, and my sorrow is continually before me.
Jeremiah 20:10
For I heard the murmuring of many, fear on every side, Report, and we will report it. All my friends watched to see if I would stumble. Peradventure he will deceive himself, they said, and we shall prevail against him, and we shall take our revenge on him.
1 Corinthians 13:6
rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;

The abjects

Psalm 22:16
For dogs have compassed me: the assembly of the wicked have inclosed me: they pierced my hands and my feet.
Psalm 69:12
They that sat in the gate spoke against me, and I was the song of the drunkards.
Job 30:1
But now those that are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I would have disdained to have set with the dogs of my flock.
Matthew 27:27
Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the common hall and gathered unto him the whole band of soldiers.
Mark 14:65
And some began to spit on him and to cover his face and to buffet him and to say unto him, Prophesy. And the servants struck him with the palms of their hands.
Acts 17:5
But the disobedient Jews, moved with envy, took unto them certain lewd fellows of the baser sort and gathered a company and set all the city on an uproar and assaulted the house of Jason and sought to bring them out to the people.


Psalm 7:2
Lest they take my soul, as a lion dismembers his prey when there is none to deliver.
Psalm 57:4
My soul is among lions, and I lie even among those that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows and their tongue a sharp sword.
Job 16:9
His wrath has torn me and has been against me; he gnashed upon me with his teeth; my enemy sharpened his eyes upon me.

General references

Proverbs 24:17
Do not rejoice when thy enemy falls, and do not let thy heart be glad when he stumbles
Lamentations 3:14
He I was a derision to all my people and their song every day.
Matthew 27:44
The thieves also, who were crucified with him, reproached him with the same.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.