Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Their inward thought is, that their houses shall continue for ever, and their dwelling places to all generations; they call their lands after their own names.
Their inward, etc
There is nothing reliable in what they say;
inward part is destruction itself.
throat is an open grave;
flatter with their tongue.
‘Thus says the Lord God, “It will come about on that day, that
thoughts will come into your mind and you will devise an evil plan,
the Lord said to him, “Now you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and of the platter; but inside of you, you are full of robbery and wickedness.
Therefore repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray the Lord that,
if possible, the intention of your heart may be forgiven you.
had relations with his wife and she conceived, and gave birth to Enoch; and he built a city, and called the name of the city Enoch, after the name of his son.
1 Samuel 15:12
Samuel rose early in the morning to meet Saul; and it was told Samuel, saying, “Saul came to
Carmel, and behold, he set up a monument for himself, then turned and proceeded on down to Gilgal.”
2 Samuel 18:18
Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and
set up for himself a pillar which is in the King’s Valley, for he said, “ I have no son to preserve my name.” So he named the pillar after his own name, and it is called Absalom’s Monument to this day.
The Lord knows the thoughts of man, That they are a mere breath.