Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which minister questions, rather than godly edifying which is in faith: so do.

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General references

Bible References

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1 Timothy 4:7
But refuse profane and old wives' fables, and exercise thyself rather unto godliness.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, knowing nothing, but is driven mad concerning questions and controversy of words, of which comes envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,
2 Timothy 2:14
Counsel these things, charging them before the Lord. Strive not in words that profit nothing, but rather subvert the hearers.
2 Timothy 4:4
and thus they shall turn away their ears from the truth and shall return unto fables.
Titus 1:14
not giving heed to Jewish fables and commandments of men, that turn from the truth.
2 Peter 1:16
For we have not made known unto you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, following cunningly devised fables, but as eyewitnesses of his majesty.

Endless

Titus 3:9
But avoid foolish questions and genealogies and contentions and debates concerning the law, for they are unprofitable and vain.

Questions

1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, knowing nothing, but is driven mad concerning questions and controversy of words, of which comes envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,
2 Timothy 2:22
Flee also youthful lusts, but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with those that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Godly

1 Timothy 3:16
And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.
1 Timothy 6:3
If anyone teaches otherwise and does not consent to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ and to the doctrine which is according to godliness,
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with carnal wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world and more abundantly towards you.
2 Corinthians 7:9
Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance; for ye were made sorry by God that ye might suffer no loss by us.
Ephesians 4:12
for the perfecting of the saints in the work of the ministry, unto the edifying of the body of the Christ
Titus 1:1
Paul, slave of God, and apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect and the knowledge of the truth which is according to godliness;
Hebrews 13:9
Be not taken out of the way with diverse and strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace, not with foods which have not profited those that have been occupied with them.

General references

2 Timothy 2:23
But foolish and unwise questions refuse, knowing that they do beget contentions.