Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There were they in great fear, where no fear was: for God hath scattered the bones of him that encampeth against thee: thou hast put them to shame, because God hath despised them.

Were they in great fear

General references

Bible References


Leviticus 26:17
And I will place my wrath upon you, and ye shall be slain before your enemies; those that hate you shall reign over you; and ye shall flee when no one pursues you.
Deuteronomy 28:65
Neither shalt thou find rest among these Gentiles, neither shall the sole of thy foot have rest; but there the LORD shall give thee a trembling heart and failing of eyes and sorrow of soul;
1 Samuel 14:15
And there was trembling in the host, in the field, and among all the people of the garrison; and those who had gone out to destroy the land, they also trembled, and the earth quaked, and there was fear of God.
2 Kings 7:6
For the Lord had made the host of the Syrians to hear a noise of chariots and a noise of horses, even the noise of a great host; and they said one to another, Behold, the king of Israel has hired against us the kings of the Hittites and the kings of the Egyptians, to come upon us.
Job 15:21
Fearful sounds are in his ears; in peace the destroyer shall come upon him.
Proverbs 28:1
The wicked flee when no man pursues, but the righteous are bold as a young lion.

Were they in great fear

Psalm 14:5
There they were in great fear: for God is with the nation of the righteous.


Psalm 141:7
Our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol, as when one cuts and cleaves wood upon the earth.
Ezekiel 6:5
And I will lay the dead carcasses of the sons of Israel before their idols, and I will scatter your bones round about your altars.
Ezekiel 37:1
And the hand of the LORD was upon me and took me out in the Spirit of the LORD and set me down in the midst of a field which was full of bones,

Thou hast

Psalm 35:4
Let them be confounded and put to shame that seek after my soul; let them be turned back and brought to confusion that devise my hurt.
Psalm 40:14
Let them be ashamed and confounded together that seek after my life to destroy it; let them be driven backward and put to shame that wish me evil.
Psalm 83:16
Fill their faces with shame that they may seek thy name, O LORD.


Psalm 2:4
He that sits in the heavens shall laugh: the Lord shall have them in derision.
Psalm 73:20
As the dream of one who awakes; so, O Lord, when thou shalt rise up, thou shalt despise their appearances.
Isaiah 37:22
This is the word which the LORD has spoken concerning him, Has he despised thee? Has he laughed thee to scorn O virgin daughter of Zion? Has he shaken his head behind thy back O daughter of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 6:30
Reprobate silver shall men call them because the LORD has rejected them.
Lamentations 2:6
Vau And he has violently taken away his tabernacle as if it were of a garden; he has destroyed his congregation; the LORD has caused the solemnities and sabbaths to be forgotten in Zion and has rejected in the indignation of his anger the king and the priest.

General references

Numbers 22:3
And Moab was sore afraid of the people because they were many; and Moab was distressed because of the sons of Israel.
Jeremiah 49:15
For, behold, I have placed thee as small among the Gentiles and despised among men.