The wicked watcheth
the righteous, and seeketh to slay him.
1 Samuel 18:21
And Saul said, I will give him her, that she may be a snare
to him, and that the hand
of the Philistines may be against him. Wherefore Saul said to David, Thou shalt this day
be my son in law in [the one of
] the twain.
1 Samuel 23:7
And it was told Saul that David was come to Keilah. And Saul said, God hath delivered him into mine hand; for he is shut
in, by entering into a town that hath gates and bars. ... And David
knew that Saul secretly practised mischief against him; and he said to Abiathar the priest, Bring
hither the ephod.
2 Samuel 15:10
But Absalom sent spies
throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, As soon as ye hear the sound of the trumpet, then ye shall say, Absalom reigneth
. ... And Absalom sent for Ahithophel
the Gilonite, David's
counsellor, from his city, [even
] from Giloh
, while he offered
sacrifices. And the conspiracy was strong; for the people
increased continually with Absalom.
And he thought scorn to lay hands on Mordecai alone; for they had shewed him the people of Mordecai: wherefore Haman sought
to destroy all the Jews that [were
] throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, [even
] the people of Mordecai.
that they might take Jesus by
subtilty, and kill [him
And from that time he
sought opportunity to betray him.