Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Let them be as chaff before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD chase them.

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As chaff

Psalm 1:4
Not so, the lawless, - but as chaff which is driven about by the wind:
Psalm 83:13
O my God, make them, As whirling dust , As chaff before a wind;
Job 21:18
They become as straw before the wind, and as chaff, which the storm stealeth away.
Isaiah 17:13
Though nations like the rushing of many waters, shall rush, Yet shall one rebuke him, And he shall flee far away, - And be chased As the chaff of the mountains before a wind, And as whirling stubble before a storm!
Isaiah 29:5
Then shall be as fine dust the multitude of thy foreigners, - And as chaff that passeth away, the multitude of tyrants; And it shall come to pass, in a twinkling, Suddenly,
Hosea 13:3
Therefore, shall they become like the morning cloud, and like the dew early departing, - like chaff storm-driven out of the threshing-floor, and like smoke out of a chimney.


Exodus 14:19
And the messenger of God who was going on before the camp of Israel removed, and came on behind them, - and the pillar of cloud removed from before them, and stood behind them;
Isaiah 37:36
Then went forth the messenger of Yahweh, and smote - in the camp of the Assyrians - a hundred and eighty-five thousand, - and when men arose early in the morning, lo! they were all, dead bodies!
Acts 12:23
And, instantly, there smote him, a messenger of the Lord, because he gave not the glory unto God; and, becoming worm-eaten, he expired.
Hebrews 11:28
By faith, he hath kept the passover and the besmearing of the blood, lest, he that was destroying the first-born, should be touching them.

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Psalm 18:37
I pursued my foes, and overtook them, and returned not, till they were consumed: