Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They also that seek after my life lay snares for me: and they that seek my hurt speak mischievous things, and imagine deceits all the day long.
He lurketh in secret as a lion in his covert; He lieth in wait to catch the poor: He doth catch the poor, when he draweth him in his net.
Hide me from the secret counsel of evil-doers, From the tumult of the workers of iniquity;
The wicked have laid a snare for me; Yet have I not gone astray from thy precepts.
The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; They have spread a net by the wayside; They have set gins for me. Selah
Keep me from the snare which they have laid for me, And from the gins of the workers of iniquity.
2 Samuel 17:1
Moreover Ahithophel said unto Absalom, Let me now choose out twelve thousand men, and I will arise and pursue after David this night:
And the scribes and the chief priests sought to lay hands on him in that very hour; and they feared the people: for they perceived that he spake this parable against them.
For they speak not peace; But they devise deceitful words against them that are quiet in the land.
How long will ye set upon a man, That ye may slay him , all of you, Like a leaning wall, like a tottering fence?
2 Samuel 16:7
And thus said Shimei when he cursed, Begone, begone, thou man of blood, and base fellow:
And they asked him, saying, Teacher, we know that thou sayest and teachest rightly, and acceptest not the person of any , but of a truth teachest the way of God: