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.

Bible References

Your conversation

1 Peter 3:2
having beheld your chaste conduct mingled with fear:
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our glorying is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and sincerity of God, not in fleshly wisdom, but in the grace of God, we behaved ourselves in the world, and more abundantly toward you.
Ephesians 2:3
among whom we also all once lived in the desires of our flesh, doing the will of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest;
Ephesians 4:22
that ye put off, as to your former manner of life, the old man, who is corrupt according to the desires of deceit;
Philippians 1:27
Only demean yourselves in a manner worthy of the Gospel of Christ; that, whether coming and seeing you, or being absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye are standing fast in one spirit, with one soul striving together for the faith of the Gospel;
1 Timothy 4:12
Let no one despise your youth; but become a model for believers, in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
Hebrews 13:5
Let your disposition be without fondness for money; content with the present things; for He Himself hath said, "I will in nowise leave you, neither will I in any wise forsake you."
James 3:13
Who is wise and intelligent among you? Let him show, by his good conduct, his works in meekness of wisdom.
2 Peter 3:11
Seeing, therefore, that all these things are thus to be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conduct and godliness,

Honest

Romans 12:17
recompensing to no one evil for evil; providing things honorable in the sight of all men;
Romans 13:13
As in the day, let us walk becomingly; not in revellings and drunkenness, not in lewdness and wantonness, not in strife and jealousy;
2 Corinthians 8:21
for we provide things honorable, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.
2 Corinthians 13:7
Now we pray to God that ye do no evil; not that we may appear approved, but that ye may do what is honorable, though we be rejected.
Philippians 4:8
Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honorable, whatsoever things are righteous, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report, if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
that ye walk becomingly towards those without, and that ye may have need of nothing.
1 Timothy 2:2
for kings, and all who are in high position, that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and gravity.
Hebrews 13:18
Pray for us; for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to deport ourselves honestly in all things.

Among

Philippians 2:15
that ye may become blameless and harmless, children of God, irreproachable in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye appear as luminaries in the world,

They may

Matthew 5:16
So let your light shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father Who is in Heaven.
Titus 2:7
in all things showing yourself an example of good works; in teaching, showing incorruptness, gravity,

Glorify

1 Peter 4:11
if anyone speaks, as uttering the oracles of God; if anyone ministers, ministering as of the strength which God supplieth; that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ; to Whom is the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.
Romans 15:9
and that the gentiles might glorify God for His mercy; as it has been written, "For this cause, I will confess to Thee among the gentiles; and to Thy name will I sing praise."
1 Corinthians 14:25
the secrets of his heart are made manifest; and so, falling on his face, he will worship God, reporting that, in reality, God is among you.