Spider in the Bible
Mentioned in one of Agur's riddles
- Proverbs 30:28 The spider taketh hold with her hands, and is in kings' palaces.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for SPIDER.
Web of, figurative of the hope of the hypocrite
- Job 8:14 Whose hope shall be cut off, and whose trust shall be a spider's web.
- Isaiah 59:5 They hatch cockatrice' eggs, and weave the spider's web: he that eateth of their eggs dieth, and that which is crushed breaketh out into a viper.
⇒Definition of spider
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Spider.