Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O deliver not the soul of thy turtledove unto the multitude of the wicked: forget not the congregation of thy poor for ever.

General references

Bible References

Turtle-dove

Psalm 68:13
When you lie down among the sheepfolds,
You are like the wings of a dove covered with silver,
And its pinions with glistening gold.
Song of Songs 2:14
O my dove, in the clefts of the rock,
In the secret place of the steep pathway,
Let me see your form,
Let me hear your voice;
For your voice is sweet,
And your form is lovely.”
Song of Songs 4:1
How beautiful you are, my darling,
How beautiful you are!
Your eyes are like doves behind your veil;
Your hair is like a flock of goats
That have descended from Mount Gilead.
Song of Songs 6:9
But my dove, my perfect one, is unique:
She is her mother’s only daughter;
She is the pure child of the one who bore her.
The maidens saw her and called her blessed,
The queens and the concubines also, and they praised her, saying,
Isaiah 60:8
Who are these who fly like a cloud
And like the doves to their lattices?
Matthew 10:16
Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves; so be shrewd as serpents and innocent as doves.

Forget

Psalm 68:10
Your creatures settled in it;
You provided in Your goodness for the poor, O God.
Psalm 72:2
May he judge Your people with righteousness
And Your afflicted with justice.
Zephaniah 3:12
“But I will leave among you
A humble and lowly people,
And they will take refuge in the name of the Lord.
James 2:5
Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

General references

Isaiah 64:12
Will You restrain Yourself at these things, O Lord?
Will You keep silent and afflict us beyond measure?