Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


God shall likewise destroy thee for ever, he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out of thy dwelling place, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah.

Bible References


Psalm 7:14
Behold [the wicked man], he travails with iniquity. Yea, he has conceived mischief, and brought forth falsehood.
Psalm 55:23
But thou, O God, will bring them down into the pit of destruction. Bloodthirsty and deceitful men shall not live out half their days, but I will trust in thee.
Psalm 64:7
But God will shoot at them. With an arrow they shall suddenly be wounded.
Psalm 120:2
Deliver my soul, O LORD, from lying lips, from a deceitful tongue.
Psalm 140:9
As for the head of those who encompass me around, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
Proverbs 12:19
The lips of truth shall be established forever, but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
Proverbs 19:5
A FALSE witness shall not be unpunished, and he who utters lies shall not escape.
Revelation 21:8
But for the cowards, and unbelieving, and sinful, and abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, their part is in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.


Psalm 37:35
I have seen a wicked man in great power, and spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
Job 18:14
He shall be rooted out of his tent where he trusts, and he shall be brought to the king of terrors.
Job 20:6
Though his height mounts up to the heavens, and his head reaches to the clouds,
Luke 16:27
And he said, I beg thee therefore, father, that thou would send him to my father's house,


Proverbs 2:22
But the wicked shall be cut off from the land, and the treacherous shall be rooted out of it.

The land

Psalm 27:13
I believe that I shall see the goodness of LORD in the land of the living.
Psalm 116:9
I will walk before LORD in the land of the living.
Isaiah 38:11
I said, I shall not see LORD, [even] LORD in the land of the living. I shall behold man no more with the inhabitants of the world.

General references

Psalm 37:38
As for transgressors, they shall be destroyed together. The end of the wicked shall be cut off.
Psalm 109:17
Yea, he loved cursing, and it came to him. And he did not delight in blessing, and it was far from him.
Proverbs 18:11
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, and as a high wall in his own imagination.