Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

They encourage themselves in an evil matter: they commune of laying snares privily; they say, Who shall see them?

Of laying snares

General references

Bible References

Encourage

Exodus 15:9
The enemy said, I will pursue, I will enclose, I will divide the spoil: my soul shall be filled with them: I will draw out my sword, my hand shall dispossess them.
Numbers 22:6
And now, come now, curse to me this people, for he is strong above me: perhaps I shall be able to strike upon him, and drive him out of the land, for I know whom thou shalt praise is praised, and whom thou shalt curse, shall be cursed.
Proverbs 1:11
If they shall say, Go with us, we will lie in wait for blood, we will hide for the innocent gratuitously;
Isaiah 41:6
They will help a man his neighbor, and he will say to his brother, Be strong.
Revelation 11:10
And they dwelling upon the earth shall rejoice over them, and shall be gladdened, and shall send gifts to one another; for these two prophets tortured them dwelling upon the earth.

Commune

1 Samuel 23:19
And the Ziphites will go up to Saul to the hill, saying, Is not David hiding with us in the fastnesses in the thicket, in the hill of Hachilah, which is from the right of the desert?
Matthew 23:15
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees hypocrites! for ye go about sea and dry land to make one proselyte, and when he should become, ye make him the son of hell, twofold more than you.
Matthew 26:3
Then were gathered together the chief priests, and scribes, and the more ancient of the people, into the court-yard of the chief priest, called Caliaphas,

Of laying snares

Psalm 124:7
Our soul as a sparrow was delivered from the snare of the fowlers: the snare was broken and we were delivered.
Psalm 140:5
The proud hid a snare for me, and cords; they spread a net at the hand of the way; they set snares for me. Silence.

Who

Psalm 10:11
Saying in his heart, God forgat: he hid his face; not seeing forever.
Psalm 59:7
Behold, they will gush out with their mouth: swords in their lips: for who heard?
Psalm 94:7
And they will say Jah will not see, and the God of Jacob will not understand.
Ezekiel 8:12
And he said to me, Sawest, thou son of man, what the old men of the house of Israel are doing in darkness, a man in the chambers of his images? for they are saying, Jehovah sees us not; Jehovah forsook the earth.

General references

Proverbs 24:2
For their heart will meditate destruction, and their lips will speak labor.
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod having secretly called for the magi, searched thoroughly from them the time of the star appearing.