Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I will therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, guide the house, give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully.
To speak reproachfully
1 Timothy 2:8
So I want the men to pray in every place, lifting up holy hands without anger or dispute.
1 Timothy 5:11
But do not accept younger widows on the list, because their passions may lead them away from Christ and they will desire to marry,
1 Timothy 4:3
They will prohibit marriage and require abstinence from foods that God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth.
1 Corinthians 7:8
To the unmarried and widows I say that it is best for them to remain as I am.
Marriage must be honored among all and the marriage bed kept undefiled, for God will judge sexually immoral people and adulterers.
1 Timothy 6:1
Those who are under the yoke as slaves must regard their own masters as deserving of full respect. This will prevent the name of God and Christian teaching from being discredited.
2 Samuel 12:14
Nonetheless, because you have treated the Lord with such contempt in this matter, the son who has been born to you will certainly die."
Consequently the supervisors and satraps were trying to find some pretext against Daniel in connection with administrative matters. But they were unable to find any such damaging evidence, because he was trustworthy and guilty of no negligence or corruption.
Therefore we must not pass judgment on one another, but rather determine never to place an obstacle or a trap before a brother or sister.
2 Corinthians 11:12
And what I am doing I will continue to do, so that I may eliminate any opportunity for those who want a chance to be regarded as our equals in the things they boast about.
to be self-controlled, pure, fulfilling their duties at home, kind, being subject to their own husbands, so that the message of God may not be discredited.
1 Peter 4:14
If you are insulted for the name of Christ, you are blessed, because the Spirit of glory, who is the Spirit of God, rests on you.
To speak reproachfully
The people also stood there watching, but the rulers ridiculed him, saying, "He saved others. Let him save himself if he is the Christ of God, his chosen one!"
accusing her of impropriety and defaming her reputation by saying, "I married this woman but when I had sexual relations with her I discovered she was not a virgin!"
The disciples said to him, "If this is the case of a husband with a wife, it is better not to marry!"