Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

That they may shoot in secret at the perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not.

General references

Bible References

Shoot

Psalm 10:8
He sitteth in the lurking-places of the villages; In the secret places doth he murder the innocent; His eyes are privily set against the helpless.
Nehemiah 4:11
And our adversaries said, They shall not know, neither see, till we come into the midst of them, and slay them, and cause the work to cease.
Habakkuk 3:14
Thou didst pierce with his own staves the head of his warriors: They came as a whirlwind to scatter me; Their rejoicing was as to devour the poor secretly.

The perfect

Psalm 59:3
For, lo, they lie in wait for my soul; The mighty gather themselves together against me: Not for my transgression, nor for my sin, O Jehovah.
John 19:6
When therefore the chief priests and the officers saw him, they cried out, saying, Crucify him , crucify him ! Pilate saith unto them, Take him yourselves, and crucify him: for I find no crime in him.
1 Peter 2:22
who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth:

Suddenly

Psalm 64:7
But God will shoot at them; With an arrow suddenly shall they be wounded.
1 Samuel 18:11
and Saul cast the spear; for he said, I will smite David even to the wall. And David avoided out of his presence twice.
1 Samuel 19:10
And Saul sought to smite David even to the wall with the spear; but he slipped away out of Saul's presence, and he smote the spear into the wall: and David fled, and escaped that night.
2 Samuel 15:14
And David said unto all his servants that were with him at Jerusalem, Arise, and let us flee; for else none of us shall escape from Absalom: make speed to depart, lest he overtake us quickly, and bring down evil upon us, and smite the city with the edge of the sword.

General references

Proverbs 24:2
For their heart studieth oppression, And their lips talk of mischief.
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod privily called the Wise-men, and learned of them exactly what time the star appeared.