Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Wherefore

1 Peter 1:18
knowing that ye were redeemed from your vain conversation learned by tradition from your fathers, not with corruptible things, as silver and gold;

Laying

1 Peter 4:2
that he should no longer live the rest of his time in the flesh according to the lusts of men, but after the will of God.
Romans 13:12
The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.
Ephesians 4:22
which according to your former conversation was corrupted with deceitful lusts,
Colossians 3:5
Mortify therefore your members that are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, disorderly passion, evil concupiscence, and insatiable desire, which is indeed idolatry:
Hebrews 12:1
Having therefore so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us lay aside every incumbrance, and the sin that easily besets us, and run with patience the race that is set before us,
James 1:21
Laying aside therefore all filthiness, and excess of malice, receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
James 5:9
Repine not, my brethren, against each other, that ye be not condemned: behold, the judge is at the door.

Malice

1 Peter 2:16
as free, and yet not using your liberty as a cloke for wickedness, but as the servants of God.
1 Corinthians 5:8
Wherefore let us keep the feast, not with the old leaven, nor with the leaven of malice and wickedness, but with the unleavening of sincerity and truth.
1 Corinthians 14:20
My brethren, be not children in sense: but in malice be infants, and in your judgements shew yourselves to be men.
Ephesians 4:31
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and fury, and clamor, and calumny, be put away from you, with all malice: and be kind one to another,
Titus 3:3
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, going astray, enslaved to various disorderly appetites and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

Guile

1 Peter 2:22
Who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth:
1 Peter 3:10
"For he that would desire life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile;
John 1:47
And when Jesus saw Nathaniel coming towards Him, He saith concerning him, "Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile."
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of impurity, nor in guile:
Revelation 14:5
And in their mouth was found no guile: for they are blameless before the throne of God.

Hypocrisies

Matthew 7:5
Thou hypocrite, first get the beam out of thine own eye; and then thou wilt see how to take the splinter out of thy brother's eye.
Matthew 15:7
Well did Esaias prophecy concerning you,
Matthew 23:28
so do ye likewise outwardly appear to men to be righteous, but within are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.
Matthew 24:51
and will cut him asunder, and appoint him his portion with hypocrites: where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Mark 12:15
But He knew their hypocrisy, and said to them, Why do ye tempt me? bring me a penny, that I may see it.
Luke 6:42
or how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother let me take out the splinter that is in thine eye, when thou thyself seest not the beam that is in thine own eye? Thou hypocrite, first take out the beam from thine own eye, and then thou wilt see distinctly how to take out the chaff that is in thy brother's eye.
Luke 11:44
Wo unto you scribes and pharisees, hypocrites; for ye are like graves that do not appear, and those that walk over them are not aware of them.
Luke 12:1
In the mean time great multitudes of people being gathered together about Him, so that they trode upon one another, He began to say to his disciples, Beware of the leaven of the pharisees, which is hypocrisy: for there is nothing concealed,
James 3:17
But the wisdom that is from above first is pure, then peaceable, mild, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy.

Envies

Romans 1:29
being filled with all injustice, lewdness, wickedness, covetousness, malignity; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, and every evil habit; whisperers,
Romans 13:13
Let us behave decently as being in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in lewdness and lasciviousness, not in strife and envying.
1 Corinthians 3:2
I have fed you with milk, and not with meat; for ye were not hitherto able to bear it, nor yet are ye even now able.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid least when I come, I should not find you such as I could wish, and I should be found to you such as ye would not: least there should be contentions, emulations, animosities, strifes, thwartings, whisperings, swellings, tumults: and least,
Galatians 5:21
heresies, envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and the like: of which I forewarn you, as I have also told you before, that they who practise such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
James 3:14
but if ye have bitter envy and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth;
James 4:5
Do ye think the scripture speaks in vain? or does the Spirit that dwelleth in us, excite to envy?

All evil

1 Peter 4:4
in which they think it strange that ye run not with them into the same excess of riot, and therefore speak evil of you:
Ephesians 4:31
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and fury, and clamor, and calumny, be put away from you, with all malice: and be kind one to another,
Colossians 3:8
But now put away all these also, wrath, animosity, malice, calumny, and filthy discourse out of your mouth.
1 Timothy 3:11
And their wives likewise grave, not slanderers, sober, and faithful in all things.
Titus 2:3
the aged women likewise in behaviour as becometh saints, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of that which is good;
James 4:11
Speak not against one another, my brethren; he that speaketh against his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh against the law, and judgeth the law; but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.

General references

John 10:5
But they will not follow a stranger, but will flee from him; because they know not the voice of strangers.