Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints?

Bible References


Matthew 18:15
"But if your brother wrongs you go to him and show him his fault while you are alone with him. If he listens to you, you have won back your brother.
Acts 18:14
Before Paul could open his lips, Gallio said to the Jews, "If some misdemeanor or rascality were involved, Jews, you might reasonably expect me to listen to you.
Acts 19:38
If Demetrius and his fellow-craftsmen have a charge to bring against anyone, there are the courts and the governors; let them take legal action.


1 Corinthians 6:6
but one Christian has to go to law with another, and before unbelievers too?

The saints

1 Corinthians 1:2
to the church of God at Corinth, to those who are consecrated by union with Christ Jesus, and called as God's people, like all those anywhere who call on the name of Jesus Christ, their Lord as well as ours;
1 Corinthians 14:33
for God is not a God of disorder but of peace. This is the rule in all Christian churches.
1 Corinthians 16:1
About the collection for God's people, I want you to do as I told the churches of Galatia to do.