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
to all this add love, which is the band of perfect union:
James 5:12
Above all things, my brethren, don't swear, neither by the heaven, nor by the earth, nor use any other oath; but let your affirmation, or negation, be sincere, lest you fall under condemnation.
3 John 1:2
I wish, my beloved, you may be as prosperous with regard to your health and other circumstances, as in what concerns your soul.


1 Corinthians 13:7
it excuses all things, believes what is favourable, hopes for the best, and suffers the worst.
James 5:20
that the retrieving of a sinner from his erroneous habits, is saving a soul from ruin, and cancels a multitude of sins.

General references

John 15:12
this is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.
1 Corinthians 16:14
let all your transactions flow from social affections.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love still reign.
1 John 4:21
besides, 'tis a commandment we have receiv'd from him, that he who would love God, must love his brother also.