Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Jonathan spake good of David unto Saul his father, and said unto him, Let not the king sin against his servant, against David; because he hath not sinned against thee, and because his works have been to theeward very good:

Bible References

Spake good

1 Samuel 20:32
And Jonathan answered Saul his father, and said to him, Why should he be put to death? What has he done?
1 Samuel 22:14
Then Ahimelech answered the king, and said, And who among all thy servants is so faithful as David, who is the king's son-in-law, and is taken into thy council, and is honorable in thy house?
Proverbs 24:11
Deliver those who are carried away to death, and hold thou back those who are ready to be slain.
Proverbs 31:8
Open thy mouth for the mute, in the cause of all such as are left desolate.
Jeremiah 18:20
Shall evil be recompensed for good? For they have dug a pit for my soul. Remember how I stood before thee to speak good for them, to turn away thy wrath from them.

Sin against

1 Samuel 2:25
If one man sins against another, God shall judge him, but if a man sins against LORD, who shall entreat for him? Notwithstanding, they did not hearken to the voice of their father, because LORD intended to kill them.
Genesis 9:6
Whoever sheds man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed. For in the image of God he made man.
Genesis 42:22
And Reuben answered them, saying, Did I not speak to you, saying, Sin not against the child, and ye would not hear? Therefore also, behold, his blood is required.
2 Chronicles 6:22
If a man sins against his neighbor, and an oath be laid upon him to cause him to swear, and he comes [and] swears before thine altar in this house,
1 Corinthians 8:12
And sinning this way against the brothers, and wounding their weak conscience, ye sin against Christ.
1 John 3:15
Every man hating his brother is a man-killer. And ye know that no man-killer has eternal life abiding in him.

Because his works

Psalm 35:12
They reward me evil for good, [to] the bereaving of my soul.
Psalm 109:4
For my love they are my adversaries, but I [make] prayer.
Proverbs 17:13
He who rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Jeremiah 18:20
Shall evil be recompensed for good? For they have dug a pit for my soul. Remember how I stood before thee to speak good for them, to turn away thy wrath from them.