Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

A green bay-tree

General references

Bible References

I have

Psalm 73:3
For I was envious at the foolish; I shall see the peace of the unjust
Esther 5:11
And Haman will recount to them the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his sons, and all how the king magnified him, and how he lifted him up over the chiefs and servants of the king.
Job 5:3
I saw the foolish one taking root, and suddenly I shall curse his habitation.
Job 21:7
Wherefore shall the unjust live? They grew old, also they were strong in power.
Isaiah 14:14
I will go up upon the heights of the cloud: I will become like the Most High.

A green bay-tree

Job 8:13
So the paths of all forgetting God and the hope of the profane one shall perish.
Ezekiel 31:6
And all the birds of the heavens nested in his boughs, under his branches all the of the field brought forth, and in his shadow dwelt all the great nations.
Daniel 4:20
The tree that thou sawest that increased and was strong, and its height will reach to the heavens, and its sight to all the earth,

General references

Psalm 37:2
For as grass hastening they shall be cut down, and as the greenness of grass they shall fall away.
Jeremiah 49:25
How was the city of praise not left, the city of my joy!