Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


They that sit in the gate speak against me; and I was the song of the drunkards.


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Deuteronomy 16:18
Judges and officers shalt thou make thee in all thy gates, which Jehovah thy God giveth thee, according to thy tribes; and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
Matthew 27:12
And when he was accused by the chief priests and elders, he answered nothing.
Luke 23:2
And they began to accuse him, saying, We found this man perverting our nation, and forbidding to give tribute to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ a king.
Acts 4:26
The kings of the earth set themselves in array, And the rulers were gathered together, Against the Lord, and against his Anointed:

I was

Psalm 35:15
But in mine adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: The abjects gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; They did tear me, and ceased not:
Job 30:8
They are children of fools, yea, children of base men; They were scourged out of the land.
Mark 15:17
And they clothe him with purple, and platting a crown of thorns, they put it on him;


Daniel 5:2
Belshazzar, while he tasted the wine, commanded to bring the golden and silver vessels which Nebuchadnezzar his father had taken out of the temple which was in Jerusalem; that the king and his lords, his wives and his concubines, might drink therefrom.

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Isaiah 24:9
They shall not drink wine with a song; strong drink shall be bitter to them that drink it.
Lamentations 3:14
I am become a derision to all my people, and their song all the day.