Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.

Bible References


Colossians 3:14
and over all these put on love, which is the bond of perfectness.
James 5:12
But above all things, my brethren, swear not, either by heaven, or by the earth, or with any other oath: but let your yes, be yes, and your no, be no, lest you fall into condemnation.
3 John 1:2
Beloved, I pray above all things that you may prosper and be in health, even as your soul prospers.


1 Corinthians 13:7
bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
James 5:20
let him know that he who turns back a sinner from the error of his way, will save a soul from death, and cover a multitude of sins.

General references

John 15:12
This is my commandment: That you love one another, as I have loved you.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let every thing be done by you in love.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love continue.
1 John 4:21
And this commandment we have from him: That he that loves God, must love his brother also.