Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth: and the dragon stood before the woman which was ready to be delivered, for to devour her child as soon as it was born.

Bible References

His tail

Revelation 9:10
And they have tails as scorpions, and goads were in their tails: and their power to injure men five months.
Daniel 8:9
And from one of them came forth one horn of a little thing, and it will be great exceedingly to the south to the sunrisings, and to the glories.

Of the

Revelation 17:18
And the woman which thou sawest is the great city, having kingdom over the kings of the earth.

General references

Deuteronomy 32:11
As the eagle he will arouse his young brood, He will brood over his young birds; He will spread out his wings, and will take them; He will lift them up upon his wings:
Isaiah 66:7
Bringing forth before she will travail, before pain will come to her, she was delivered of a male.
Daniel 7:21
I was seeing, and this horn made an encounter with the holy ones, and prevailed against them;
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod having secretly called for the magi, searched thoroughly from them the time of the star appearing.
Acts 7:19
He having deceived our race by sophistry, inflicted evil upon our fathers, to make their babes cast out, that they should not breed.
Revelation 12:13
And when the dragon saw that he was cast into the earth, he drove out the woman who brought forth the male.