Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the kings of the earth, and the great men, and the rich men, and the chief captains, and the mighty men, and every bondman, and every free man, hid themselves in the dens and in the rocks of the mountains;

Bible References

The kings

Revelation 18:9
And the kings of the earth who fornicated and lived wantonly with her, will weep and will beat their breasts for her when they see the smoke of her burning,
Revelation 19:13
and clothed in a garment dipped in blood. And his name is called The Word of God.
Job 34:19
who does not respect the persons of rulers, nor regards the rich more than the poor. For they all are the work of his hands.
Psalm 2:10
Now therefore be wise, O ye kings. Be instructed, ye judges of the earth.
Psalm 49:1
Hear this, all ye peoples. Give ear, all ye inhabitants of the world,
Psalm 76:12
He will cut off the spirit of rulers. He is fearful to the kings of the earth.
Psalm 110:5
LORD at thy right hand will strike through kings in the day of his wrath.
Isaiah 24:21
And it shall come to pass in that day, that LORD will punish the host of the high ones on high, and the kings of the earth upon the earth.


Joshua 10:16
And these five kings fled, and hid themselves in the cave at Makkedah.
Judges 6:2
And the hand of Midian prevailed against Israel. And because of Midian the sons of Israel made for themselves the dens which are in the mountains, and the caves, and the strongholds.
1 Samuel 13:6
When the men of Israel saw that they were in a strait (for the people were distressed), then the people hide themselves in caves, and in thickets, and in rocks, and in coverts, and in pits.
Isaiah 2:10
Enter into the rock, and hide thee in the dust, from before the terror of LORD, and from the glory of his majesty.
Isaiah 42:22
But this is a people robbed and plundered. They are all of them snared in holes, and they are hid in prison-houses. They are for a prey, and none delivers, for a spoil, and none says, Restore.
Micah 7:17
They shall lick the dust like a serpent. Like crawling things of the earth they shall come trembling out of their close places. They shall come with fear to LORD our God, and shall be afraid because of thee.
Hebrews 11:38
(of whom the world was not worthy), wandering in deserts and mountains and caves, and the holes of the earth.

General references

Deuteronomy 28:66
And thy life shall hang in doubt before thee, and thou shall fear night and day, and shall have no assurance of thy life.
Deuteronomy 29:10
Ye stand this day all of you before LORD your God--your heads, your tribes, your elders, and your officers, even all the men of Israel,
Psalm 49:2
both low and high, rich and poor together.
Isaiah 42:15
I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs. And I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.
Ezekiel 32:32
For I have put his terror in the land of the living, and he shall be laid in the midst of the uncircumcised, with those who are slain by the sword, even Pharaoh and all his multitude, says lord LORD.