Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth: and unto them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power.

Bible References

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Revelation 9:5
Their mission was not to kill, but to cause awful agony for five months; and this agony was like that which a scorpion inflicts when it stings a man.
Luke 10:19
"I have given you power to tread serpents and scorpions underfoot, and to trample on all the power of the Enemy; and in no case shall anything do you harm.