Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Their poison is like the poison of a serpent: they are like the deaf adder that stoppeth her ear;

The deaf

Bible References

Poison

Psalm 140:3
They sharpen their tongues as a serpent;
Poison of a viper is under their lips. Selah.
Ecclesiastes 10:11
If the serpent bites before being charmed, there is no profit for the charmer.
Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open grave,
With their tongues they keep deceiving,”
The poison of asps is under their lips”;
James 3:8
But no one can tame the tongue; it is a restless evil and full of deadly poison.

The deaf

Jeremiah 8:17
“For behold, I am sending serpents against you,
Adders, for which there is no charm,
And they will bite you,” declares the Lord.