Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But refuse profane and old wives' fables, and exercise thyself rather unto godliness.

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Bible References

Refuse

1 Timothy 1:4
nor to attend to fables and endless genealogies, which give occasion to disputes rather than godly edification, which is by faith; [so do].
1 Timothy 6:20
O Timothy, guard the sacred deposit, avoiding profane trifling talk, and antitheses of misnamed science:
2 Timothy 2:16
But profane vain bablings avoid: for they will proceed to greater lengths of impiety.
2 Timothy 4:4
and will turn away their ears from the truth, and listen unto fables.
Titus 1:14
not attending to Jewish fables, and injunctions of men, who have turned away from the truth.
Titus 3:9
But foolish disquisitions, and genealogies, and disputes, and contentions about the law avoid; for they are unprofitable and vain.

Exercise

1 Timothy 1:4
nor to attend to fables and endless genealogies, which give occasion to disputes rather than godly edification, which is by faith; [so do].
1 Timothy 2:10
but as becometh women professing godliness, with good works.
1 Timothy 3:16
And confessedly great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifested in the flesh, justified by the Spirit, seen of angels, preached among the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.
1 Timothy 6:11
But thou, O man of God, flee from these things; but pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
Acts 24:16
For this cause indeed I exert my utmost care to keep my conscience ever unoffending towards God and towards man.
2 Timothy 3:12
And all indeed who will live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted.
Titus 2:12
instructing us, that denying ungodliness and worldly affections, we should live soberly and righteously, and godly in the present day;
Hebrews 5:14
But solid nourishment is proper for grown men, even as many as by habit have their organs of perception exercised for the discernment both of good and evil.

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2 Timothy 2:23
But foolish and uninstructive disputes avoid, knowing that they produce quarrels.