Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

General references

Bible References

In the evil

Ecclesiastes 9:12
For man certainly does not know his time: like fish caught in a cruel net or like birds caught in a trap, so people are trapped in an evil time as it suddenly falls on them.
Amos 5:13
Therefore, the wise person will keep silent
at such a time,
for the days are evil.
Micah 2:3
Therefore, the Lord says:

I am now planning a disaster
against this nation;
you cannot free your necks from it.
Then you will not walk so proudly
because it will be an evil time.
Ephesians 5:16
making the most of the time, because the days are evil.


Psalm 33:19
to deliver them from death
and to keep them alive in famine.
Job 5:20
In famine He will redeem you from death,
and in battle, from the power of the sword.
Proverbs 10:3
The Lord will not let the righteous go hungry,
but He denies the wicked what they crave.
Isaiah 33:16
he will dwell on the heights;
his refuge will be the rocky fortresses,
his food provided, his water assured.

General references

Luke 12:31
“But seek His kingdom, and these things will be provided for you.

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