Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Having a good conscience; that, whereas they speak evil of you, as of evildoers, they may be ashamed that falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ.

Falsely

General references

Bible References

Whereas

1 Peter 2:12
having your conduct seemly among the gentiles; that, wherein they speak against you as evil-doers, they may, from your good works which they behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.
Titus 2:8
sound speech not to be condemned; that he who is of the contrary part may be ashamed, having no evil thing to say concerning us.

Falsely

Matthew 5:11
"Happy are ye, when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for My sake.

Good

1 Peter 3:1
In like manner, ye wives, be subject to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they may, without the word, be gained through the conduct of their wives,

General references

Acts 24:13
nor are they able to prove to you the things of which they are now accusing me.