-A venomous serpent Deuteronomy 32:33; Job 20:14, 16; Isaiah 11:8; Romans 3:13

-Venom of, illustrates the speech of the wicked Psalm 140:3; Romans 3:13

-Injurious effects of wine Deuteronomy 32:33; Proverbs 23:32

-Deprived of venom, illustrates conversion Isaiah 11:8, 9