Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Have respect unto the covenant: for the dark places of the earth are full of the habitations of cruelty.
My mercy will I keep for him forevermore, and my covenant shall stand fast with him.
He has remembered his covenant forever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations.
And he remembered for them his covenant, and relented according to the multitude of his mercies.
And I will establish my covenant between me and you and your descendants after you in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto you, and to your descendants after you.
And Moses took half of the blood, and put it in basins; and half of the blood he sprinkled on the altar.
If they shall confess their iniquity, and the iniquity of their fathers, with their trespass which they trespassed against me, and that also they have walked contrary unto me;
Remember your servants, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; look not unto the stubbornness of this people, nor to their wickedness, nor to their sin:
2 Samuel 23:5
Although my house be not so with God; yet he has made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things, and sure: for this is all my salvation, and all my desire, although he makes it not to grow.
Thus says the LORD; if you can break my covenant of the day, and my covenant of the night, and that there should not be day and night in their season;
To perform the mercy promised to our fathers, and to remember his holy covenant;
For this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord; I will put my laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts: and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to me a people:
You shall not do so unto the LORD your God: for every abomination to the LORD, which he hates, have they done unto their gods; for even their sons and their daughters they have burned in the fire to their gods.
Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers,
This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that you no longer walk as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
Lead me, O LORD, in your righteousness because of my enemies; make your way straight before my face.
Simeon and Levi are brothers; instruments of cruelty are in their habitations.
And the soldiers' plan was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.