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And the young men that were grown up with him spoke to him, saying, Thus shall you speak to this people that spoke to you, saying, Your father made our yoke heavy, but make you it lighter to us; thus shall you say to them, My little finger shall be thicker than my father's loins.
Thus shalt thou
2 Samuel 17:7-13 And Hushai said to Absalom, The counsel that Ahithophel has given is not good at this time...
My little finger A proverbial mode of expression: `My little finger is thicker than my father's thigh.' As much as the [thigh] surpassed the [little finger] in thickness, so much does my power exceed that of my father; and the use I shall make of it to oppress and tax you shall be in proportion.
2 Chronicles 10:10,11 And the young men that were brought up with him spoke to him, saying, Thus shall you answer the people that spoke to you, saying...
Proverbs 10:14 Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.
Proverbs 18:6,7 A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calls for strokes...
Proverbs 28:25 He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
Proverbs 29:23 A man's pride shall bring him low: but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.
Isaiah 47:6 I was wroth with my people, I have polluted my inheritance, and given them into your hand: you did show them no mercy...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd the young men that were grown up with him spake unto him, saying, Thus shalt thou speak unto this people that spake unto thee, saying, Thy father made our yoke heavy, but make thou [it] lighter unto us; thus shalt thou say unto them, My little [finger] shall be thicker than my father's loins.
Topical BibleBody Father's Finger Generation Grew Grown Heavy Lads Less Lighten Lighter Loins Replied Saying Spake Speak Spoke Spoken Thicker Thus Waist Yoke
1 Kings Chapter 12 Verse 10
Alphabetical: a but father father's finger for grew grown had have heavy him is it lighter lighter' little loins made make men My now on our people put replied said say saying shall speak spoke Tell than The them these thicker this Thus to up us waist who with yoke you young Your
OT History: 1 Kings 12:10 The young men who had grown up (1Ki iKi i Ki 1 Kg 1kg)