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
And, when the angel who was talking to him departed, having called two of his household servants and a devout soldier of those attending him;
Ephesians 6:5
Servants, obey your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in singleness of your heart, as to Christ;
Colossians 3:22
Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eye-service, as men-pleasers, but in singleness of heart, fearing the Lord.
Titus 2:9
Exhort servants to be obedient to their own masters, to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting,
1 Peter 2:17
Honor all men; love the brotherhood; fear God; honor the king.

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1 Timothy 5:14
I desire, therefore, that younger widows marry, bear children, rule a house-hold, give no occasion to the adversary for reproach;
Luke 17:1
And He said to His disciples, "It is impossible but that occasions of stumbling should come; but woe to him through whom they come!
Romans 2:24
For the name of God is blasphemed among the gentiles, because of you, as it has been written.
1 Corinthians 10:32
Give no occasion of stumbling, either to Jews or Greeks, or to the assembly of God:
Titus 2:5
to be sober, pure, workers at home, good, submitting themselves to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed.
1 Peter 2:12
having your conduct seemly among the gentiles; that, wherein they speak against you as evil-doers, they may, from your good works which they behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.
1 Peter 3:16
having a good conscience; that, in whatever ye are spoken against, those who revile your good conduct may be put to shame.