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 have sharpened their tongue like a serpent; Adders poison is under their lips. Selah
Ecclesiastes 10:11
If the serpent bite before it is charmed, then is there no advantage in the charmer.
Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open sepulchre; With their tongues they have used deceit: The poison of asps is under their lips:
James 3:8
But the tongue can no man tame; it is a restless evil, it is full of deadly poison.

The deaf

Jeremiah 8:17
For, behold, I will send serpents, adders, among you, which will not be charmed; and they shall bite you, saith Jehovah.