Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Having your conversation honest among the Gentiles: that, whereas they speak against you as evildoers, they may by your good works, which they shall behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.

General references

Bible References

Your conversation

1 Peter 3:2
Having beheld in fear your pure turning back.
Psalm 37:14
The unjust let loose the sword, and they bent their bow; they cast down the poor and needy, to slaughter the upright of way.
Psalm 50:23
He sacrificing praise shall honor me, and he setting the way I will cause him to look upon the salvation of God.
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our boasting is this, the testimony of our consciousness, that in simplicity and purity of God, not in fleshly wisdom, but in the grace of God, we turned back in the world, and more eminently to you.
Ephesians 2:3
Among whom also we then all occupied ourselves in the eager desire? of our flesh, doing the wills of the flesh and the thoughts; and were by nature children of wrath, as also the rest.
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;
Philippians 1:27
Only live as citizens worthy of the good news of Christ: that whether coming and seeing you, whether being absent, I shall bear the things concerning you, that ye stand in one spirit, one soul, fighting together in faith of the good news;
1 Timothy 4:12
Let none despise thy youth; but be thou a type of the faithful, in word, in intercourse, in love, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
Hebrews 13:5
The disposition exempt from avarice; being contented with present circumstances: for he has said, I will not send thee back, nor forsake thee.
James 3:13
Who wise and knowing among you? let him show out of a good mode of life his works in meekness of wisdom.
2 Peter 3:11
Therefore all these being dissolved, of what race ought ye to be in holy turning round and devotion,

Honest

Romans 12:17
Giving hack evil for evil to none. Providing good things before all men.
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.
2 Corinthians 8:21
Providing good things beforehand, not only before the Lord, but also before men.
2 Corinthians 13:7
And I pray to God that ye do nothing evil; not that we appear tried, but that ye do good, and we be as untried.
Philippians 4:8
As to the rest, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever venerable, whatever just, whatever pure, whatever lovely, whatever prosperous; if any ability, and if any praise, reckon up these things.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
That ye should walk becomingly to them without, and have need of nothing.
1 Timothy 2:2
For kings, and all them being in eminence; that we may lead a gentle and quiet life, in all devotion and gravity.
Hebrews 13:18
Pray for us: for we have trusted that we have a good consciousness, in all things wishing to be well occupied.

Among

Genesis 13:7
And there shall be a strife between the shepherds of Abram's cattle, and between the shepherds of Lot's cattle; and the Canaanite and the Perizzite then dwelt in the land.
Philippians 2:15
That ye be complete and pure, children of God, blameless in the midst of a crooked and perverted generation, among whom ye appear as luminaries in the world;

They may

Matthew 5:16
So let your light shine before men, that they see your good works, and praise your Father, him in the heavens.
Titus 2:7
Concerning all things hold thyself a type of good works: in doctrine, integrity, gravity, incorruptibility,

Glorify

1 Peter 4:11
If any speak, as the oracles of God; if any serve, as of the strength which God furnishes: that in all God might be praised by Jesus Christ, in whom is the glory and strength for the time of times. Amen.
Psalm 50:23
He sacrificing praise shall honor me, and he setting the way I will cause him to look upon the salvation of God.
Romans 15:9
And the nations to glorify God for mercies; as has been written, For this will I acknowledge to thee in the nations; and I will play on, the harp to thy name.
1 Corinthians 14:25
And so the hidden things of his heart are made manifest; and so having fallen upon the face, he will worship God, proclaiming that God is truly with you.

General references

Song of Songs 2:2
As the lily between thorns, so is my friend between the daughters.
Isaiah 32:16
And judgment dwelling in the desert, and justice shall sit in Carmel.