Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be not blasphemed.

Bible References


Acts 10:7
As soon as the angel that spoke to Cornelius was departed, he called two of his domesticks, and a devout soldier, one of those that were in waiting:
Ephesians 6:5
Servants, be obedient to your legal masters, with awful reverence and sincerity of heart, as unto Christ:
Colossians 3:22
servants, be entirely obedient to those, whom the laws have made your masters, and not meerly out of regard to their observation, as designing only to please men, but from a principle of integrity, as fearing God:
Titus 2:9
Exhort servants to be obedient to their masters, to be
1 Peter 2:17
of God. Be respectful to all, love your brethren, fear God, and honour the king.

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1 Timothy 5:14
I enjoin therefore the young women to marry, to detest abortion, to govern their families, and give our enemies no handle for reproach.
Luke 17:1
Then said Jesus to his disciples, it is impossible but that discouragements should come: but wo to him, who is the occasion of them.
Romans 2:24
for (as it is written) the name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles by your miscarriages.
1 Corinthians 10:32
give no offence, neither to the Jews, nor to the Gentiles, nor to the church of God.
Titus 2:5
to love their children, to be discreet, chaste, good oeconimists, beneficent, submissive to their husbands,
1 Peter 2:12
souls. Let your behaviour among the Gentiles be virtuous, that instead of inveighing against you as vicious, they may observe your honest behaviour,
1 Peter 3:16
always maintaining a good conscience, that instead of inveighing against you as evildoers, they may be cover'd with confusion, who traduce your virtuous behaviour as Christians.