Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death shall feed on them; and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty shall consume in the grave from their dwelling.



General references

Bible References


Psalm 44:11
Thou dost give us up like sheep to be devoured, And, amongst the nations, hast thou scattered us.
Jeremiah 12:3
But thou O Yahweh, knowest me, Wilt thou observe me and try my heart towards thee? Drag them away, as sheep for slaughter, And hallow them for the day when they are to be slain.
Romans 8:36
According as it is written - For thy sake, are we being put to death all the day long, we have been reckoned as sheep for slaughter. -


Job 17:13
If I wait for hades as my house, in darkness, have spread out my couch;
Job 21:13
They complete, in prosperity, their days, and, in a moment to hades, they sink down.
Job 30:23
For I know that, unto death, thou wilt bring me back, even unto the house of meeting for every one living.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust return to the earth, as it was, - and, the spirit, return unto God, who gave it.
Isaiah 38:10
I, said - In the noontide of my days, I must enter the gates of hades, - I am deprived of the residue of ray years!


Job 24:19
Drought and heat, steal away snow water, Hades, them who have sinned.


Psalm 47:3
He will subjugate, Peoples under us, and, Tribes of men beneath our feet.
Daniel 7:22
until that the Ancient of Days, came, and, justice, was granted to the holy ones of the Highest, - and, the time, arrived, that the holy ones should possess, the kingdom.
Malachi 4:3
And ye shall tread down the lawless, for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet, - in the day when I am working with effect, saith Yahweh of hosts.
Luke 22:30
That ye may eat and drink, at my table, in my kingdom, and sit upon thrones, judging, the twelve tribes of Israel.
1 Corinthians 6:2
Or know ye not that, the saints, shall judge the world? And, if, by you, the world, is to be judged, unworthy are ye of the smallest judgment-seats?
Revelation 2:26
And, he that overcometh, and keepeth throughout my works, I will, give unto him, authority over the nations;
Revelation 20:4
And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and sentence of judgment was given unto them; and I saw the souls of them who had been beheaded because of the witness of Jesus and because of the word of God, and such as had not done homage unto the wild-beast or unto his image, nor had received the mark upon their forehead or upon their hand; and they lived and reigned with the Christ, for a thousand years.


Psalm 30:5
For there is, a Moment, in his anger, a Life-time, in his good-pleasure, In the evening, cometh Weeping to lodge, But, by the morning, -- tis a Shout of Triumph!
Hosea 6:3
Then let us know - let us press on to know - Yahweh, Like the dawn, is his coming forth assured, - that he may come like a down-pour upon us, like the harvest-rain, and the seed-rain of the land.


Psalm 39:11
When, by rebukes for iniquity, thou hast corrected a man, Then hast thou consumed, as a moth, all that was delightful within him, Surely, a breath, are all men. Selah.
Job 4:21
Is not their tent-rope within them, torn away? They die, disrobed of wisdom!


Job 30:23
For I know that, unto death, thou wilt bring me back, even unto the house of meeting for every one living.

General references

Numbers 26:53
Unto these, shall be apportioned the land as an inheritance by the number of names.
Proverbs 14:19
Abased are the wicked, before the good, and, the lawless, at the gates of the righteous.