Nature Of Kings

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Proverbs 25:3

As the heavens for height, and the earth for depth, so the hearts of kings are unsearchable.

Proverbs 30:31

the greyhound, the male goat also; and the king against whom there is no rising up.

2 Samuel 11:1

It happened, at the return of the year, at the time when kings go out [to battle], that David sent Joab, and his servants with him, and all Israel; and they destroyed the children of Ammon, and besieged Rabbah. But David stayed at Jerusalem.

1 Samuel 8:9

Now therefore listen to their voice: however you shall protest solemnly to them, and shall show them the way of the king who shall reign over them."

1 Samuel 8:10-18

Samuel told all the words of Yahweh to the people who asked of him a king. He said, "This will be the way of the king who shall reign over you: he will take your sons, and appoint them to him, for his chariots, and to be his horsemen; and they shall run before his chariots; and he will appoint them to him for captains of thousands, and captains of fifties; and [he will set some] to plow his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and the instruments of his chariots.read more.
He will take your daughters to be perfumers, and to be cooks, and to be bakers. He will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive groves, even the best of them, and give them to his servants. He will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants. He will take your male servants, and your female servants, and your best young men, and your donkeys, and put them to his work. He will take the tenth of your flocks: and you shall be his servants. You shall cry out in that day because of your king whom you shall have chosen you; and Yahweh will not answer you in that day."

Ecclesiastes 5:9

Moreover the profit of the earth is for all. The king profits from the field.

Ecclesiastes 2:12

I turned myself to consider wisdom, madness, and folly: for what can the king's successor do? Just that which has been done long ago.

Lamentations 4:12

The kings of the earth didn't believe, neither all the inhabitants of the world, That the adversary and the enemy would enter into the gates of Jerusalem.

Daniel 2:37

You, O king, are king of kings, to whom the God of heaven has given the kingdom, the power, and the strength, and the glory;

Hosea 10:3

Surely now they will say, "We have no king; for we don't fear Yahweh; and the king, what can he do for us?"

Matthew 11:8

But what did you go out to see? A man in soft clothing? Behold, those who wear soft clothing are in king's houses.

Luke 10:24

for I tell you that many prophets and kings desired to see the things which you see, and didn't see them, and to hear the things which you hear, and didn't hear them."

1 Corinthians 2:6

We speak wisdom, however, among those who are full grown; yet a wisdom not of this world, nor of the rulers of this world, who are coming to nothing.

Judges 8:18

Then he said to Zebah and Zalmunna, "What kind of men were they whom you killed at Tabor?" They answered, "They were like you. Each one resembled the children of a king."

Isaiah 10:8

For he says, "Aren't all of my princes kings?

Job 29:25

I chose out their way, and sat as chief. I lived as a king in the army, as one who comforts the mourners.

Mark 12:16

They brought it. He said to them, "Whose is this image and inscription?" They said to him, "Caesar's."

Luke 20:24

Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" They answered, "Caesar's."

Amos 5:26

You also carried the tent of your king and the shrine of your images, the star of your god, which you made for yourselves.

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