Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


1 Peter 1:18
Knowing that not with corruptible things, silver and gold, were ye redeemed from your vain mode of life transmitted from your fathers


1 Peter 4:2
That no more to the eager desires of men, but to the will of God, should he live the remaining time in the flesh.
Isaiah 2:20
In that day man shall cast the nothings of his silver and the nothings of his gold which they made for him to worship, to the digging of moles and to bats.
Isaiah 30:22
And defile ye the thin covering of the carved images of thy silver, and the overlaying of the molten things of thy gold: thou shalt scatter them as a menstruous cloth, thou shalt say to it, Go forth.
Ezekiel 18:31
Cast away from you all your transgressions which ye transgressed against me, and make to you a new heart and a new spirit: and wherefore will ye die, O house of Israel?
Romans 13:12
The night has advanced, and the day has drawn near: therefore let us lay down the works of darkness, and put on the weapons of light.
Ephesians 4:22
For you to put away according to the former mode of life the old man, corrupted according to the eager desires of deceit;
Colossians 3:5
Therefore kill your members that are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
Hebrews 12:1
Wherefore we also having such a cloud of witnesses lying round about us, having laid down every weight, and sin easily captivating, by patience we should run the race set before us,
James 1:21
Wherefore having put away all sordid avarice, and excess of wickedness, in meekness receive the implanted word, able to save your souls.
James 5:9
Groan not against one another, brethren, that ye be not condemned: behold, the judge stands before the door.


1 Peter 2:16
As free, and as not having liberty for a covering of wickedness, but as the servants of God.
1 Corinthians 5:8
Therefore let us keep the festival, not with old leaven, neither with the leaven of vice and wickedness; but with the unleavened of frankincense and truth.
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brethren, be not children in reflection: but in wickedness act like children, and in reflection be ye perfected.
Ephesians 4:31
Let all harshness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and slander, be put away from you, with all badness:
Titus 3:3
For once we also were unwise disobedient, deceived, being slaves to eager desires and various pleasures, living in vexation and envy, hated, and hating one another.


1 Peter 2:22
Who did no sin, nor was deceit found in his mouth:
1 Peter 3:10
For he wishing to love life, and to see good days, let him cause his tongue to cease from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit:
Psalm 32:2
Happy the man Jehovah will not reckon sin to him, and no deceit in his spirit
Psalm 34:13
Watch thy tongue from evil; and thy lips from speaking deceit
John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and he says of him, Behold truly an Israelite, in whom is no deceit!
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our entreaty nor from error, nor from uncleanness, nor in deceit:
Revelation 14:5
And guile was not found in their mouth: for they are blameless before the throne of God.


Job 36:13
And the profane of heart shall set up anger: they will not cry if he bound them.
Matthew 7:5
Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam from thine eye, and thou shalt see clearly to cast out the mote from thy brother's eye.
Matthew 15:7
Hypocrites, well did Esaias prophesy of you, saying,
Matthew 23:28
So also ye without truly appear just to men, but within ye are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.
Matthew 24:51
And he shall cut him in two equal parts, and he shall set his portion with the hypocrites: and there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Mark 12:15
Should we give, or not give? And he knowing their hypocrisy, said to them, Why tempt ye me? bring me a drachma that I might see it.
Luke 6:42
Or how Canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, suffer that I cast out the mote in thine eye, thyself not beholding the beam in thine eye? O hypocrite, cast out first the beam from thine own eye, and then shalt thou see through to cast out the mote in thy brother's eye.
Luke 11:44
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are as concealed tombs, and men walking above know not.
Luke 12:1
Upon which, myriads of the crowd having been gathered together, so as to tread upon one another, he began to speak to his disciples first, Keep yourselves from the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.
James 3:17
And the wisdom from above is truly first pure, then peaceful, decorous, docile, full of mercy and good fruits, not separated, and unfeigned.


1 Samuel 18:8
And it will kindle to Saul greatly, and this word will be evil in his eyes; and he will say, They gave to David ten thousands and to me they gave thousands, and yet to him but the kingdom.
Psalm 37:1
To David. Thou shalt not be angry at those doing evil, and thou shalt not envy those working iniquity.
Psalm 73:3
For I was envious at the foolish; I shall see the peace of the unjust
Proverbs 3:31
Thou shalt not envy against a man of violence, and thou shalt choose in all his ways.
Proverbs 14:30
A heart of healing, the life of the flesh: and jealousy the rottenness of the bones.
Proverbs 24:1
Thou shalt not envy against men of evil, thou shalt not desire to be with them.
Romans 1:29
Having been filled with all injustice, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, badness; full of envy, slaughter, strife, deceit, malignity,
Romans 13:13
As in the day, let us walk becomingly; not in revelries and drunkenness, not in coition and licentiousness, not in strife and envy.
1 Corinthians 3:2
I have given you milk to drink, and not food; for ye were not able, but neither now are ye yet able.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid, lest somehow, having come, I find you not such; as I will, and I find you such as ye wish not: lest somehow, strifes, jealousies, wraths, intrigues, calumnies, whisperings, inflations, derangements:
Galatians 5:21
Envyings, slaughters, drunkenness, revelries, and the like: to these which I foretell you, as I have also said before, that they doing such shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
James 3:14
And if ye have bitter envy and intrigue in your heart, boast not, and lie not against the truth.
James 4:5
Or think ye that the writing says vainly, That the spirit longs for envy, which dwelt in us?

All evil

1 Peter 4:4
In which they are astonished, you not running together in the same pouring out of lavish expense, blaspheming:
Ephesians 4:31
Let all harshness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and slander, be put away from you, with all badness:
Colossians 3:8
And now ye also put them all away; anger, wrath, badness, slander, shameful language out of your mouth.
1 Timothy 3:11
Wives also grave, not accusers, sober, faithful in all things.
Titus 2:3
The aged women likewise, becoming holy in a serene state of mind, not accusers, not slaves to much wine, teachers of good;
James 4:11
Speak not against one another, brethren. He speaking against a brother, and judging his brother, speaks against the law, and judges the law: and if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.

General references

John 10:5
And a stranger they would not follow, but they will flee from him : for they know not the voice of strangers.