Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Perverse, etc

1 Timothy 1:6
For some men have wandered away from these things and turned aside to fruitless discussion,
1 Corinthians 11:16
If anyone wants to be contentious, we have no other practice, nor do the churches of God.


Matthew 7:17
Even so, every good tree bears good fruit, but a bad tree bears bad fruit.
Matthew 12:33
"Either make the tree good, and its fruit good; or make the tree bad, and its fruit bad; for a tree is known by its fruit.
John 3:19
And this is the judgment, that the light has come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
Ephesians 4:17
Now this I affirm and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer live as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds,
2 Thessalonians 2:8
And then the lawless one will be revealed, whom the Lord Jesus will slay with the breath of his mouth and destroy by the splendor of his coming.
2 Timothy 3:8
Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so these men also oppose the truth, men of depraved mind, rejected in regard to the faith.
Titus 1:15
To the pure, all things are pure; but to those who are corrupted and unbelieving, nothing is pure, but both their minds and consciences are corrupted.
Hebrews 3:12
Take care, brethren, lest there be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart, leading you to fall away from the living God.
2 John 1:8
Watch yourselves, that you do not lose what you have worked for, but that you may receive a full reward.


1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness with contentment is itself great gain.
1 Timothy 3:3
not given to drunkenness, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.
Matthew 21:13
And he said to them, "It is written, 'My house shall be called a house of prayer,' but you have made it a 'den of robbers.'"
Acts 8:18
Now when Simon saw that the Spirit was given through the laying on of the apostles' hands, he offered them money,
Acts 19:24
For a man named Demetrius, a silversmith, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought no little business to the craftsmen.
Titus 1:11
They must be silenced, because they are upsetting whole families by teaching things they ought not to teach for the sake of sordid gain.
2 Peter 2:3
And in their greed they will exploit you with false words; from long ago their condemnation has not been idle, and their destruction has not been asleep.
Jude 1:11
Woe to them! For they have gone the way of Cain, and for the sake of gain they have rushed headlong into the Balaam's error, and perished in Korah's rebellion.
Revelation 18:3
For all nations have drunk the wine of her impure passion, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth have grown rich with the wealth of her wantonness."


Romans 16:17
I urge you, brethren, to take note of those who cause divisions and difficulties, contrary to the doctrine which you have learned; avoid them.
2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from every brother who is living in idleness and not according to the tradition which you received from us.
2 Timothy 3:5
holding a form of godliness but denying its power. Avoid such people.

General references

1 Corinthians 14:38
But if anyone does not recognize this, he is not recognized.
2 Timothy 2:23
Don't have anything to do with foolish and stupid arguments, because you know that they produce quarrels.