Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He made a pit, and digged it, and is fallen into the ditch which he made.

General references

Bible References


Psalm 35:7
For without cause they have put a net ready for me secretly, in which to take my soul.
Psalm 119:85
The men of pride, who are turned away from your law, have put nets for me.
Job 6:27
Truly, you are such as would give up the child of a dead man to his creditors, and would make a profit out of your friend.
Jeremiah 18:20
Is evil to be the reward of good? for they have made a deep hole for my soul. Keep in mind how I took my place before you, to say a good word for them so that your wrath might be turned away from them.

And is

Psalm 9:15
The nations have gone down into the hole which they made: in their secret net is their foot taken.
Psalm 10:2
The evil-doer in his pride is cruel to the poor; let him be taken by the tricks of his invention.
Psalm 35:8
Let destruction come on them without their knowledge; let them be taken themselves in their secret nets, falling into the same destruction.
Psalm 94:13
So that you may give him rest from the days of evil, till a hole is made ready for the destruction of the sinners.
Psalm 140:9
As for those who come round me, let their heads be covered by the evil of their lips.
Esther 7:10
So Haman was put to death by hanging him on the pillar he had made for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath became less.
Job 4:8
What I have seen is that those by whom trouble has been ploughed, and evil planted, get the same for themselves.
Proverbs 5:22
The evil-doer will be taken in the net of his crimes, and prisoned in the cords of his sin.
Proverbs 26:27
He who makes a hole in the earth will himself go falling into it: and on him by whom a stone is rolled the stone will come back again.
Ecclesiastes 10:8
He who makes a hole for others will himself go into it, and for him who makes a hole through a wall the bite of a snake will be a punishment.

General references

Psalm 9:15
The nations have gone down into the hole which they made: in their secret net is their foot taken.
Proverbs 1:18
And they are secretly waiting for their blood and making ready destruction for themselves.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain