Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world, and more abundantly to you-ward.

Bible References

Our rejoicing

Acts 24:16
Therefore I strive always to have a clear conscience before God and men.
Romans 9:1
I am telling the truth as a Christian, it is no falsehood, for my conscience under the holy Spirit's influence bears me witness in it,
1 Corinthians 4:4
For while my conscience does not trouble me at all, that does not prove that I am innocent. It is the Lord who must examine me.
Galatians 6:4
Every man ought to test his own work, and then whatever satisfaction he has will be with reference to himself, and not in comparison with someone else.
1 Timothy 1:5
The aim of your instruction must be love that springs from a pure heart and from a good conscience and from a sincere faith.
Hebrews 13:18
Pray for me, for I am sure I have a clear conscience, and I mean in every way to live an upright life.
1 Peter 3:16
and keep your conscience clear, so that those who abuse your upright Christian conduct may be made ashamed of their slanders.
1 John 3:19
From that we can be sure that we are on the side of the truth, and satisfy our consciences in God's sight,


2 Corinthians 11:3
But I am afraid that just as the serpent by his cunning deceived Eve, your thoughts will be led astray from their single-hearted fidelity to Christ.
Romans 16:18
Such men are not serving our Lord Christ, but their own base passions, and with their plausible and flattering talk they deceive simple-minded people.

General references

Acts 24:16
Therefore I strive always to have a clear conscience before God and men.
2 Corinthians 6:3
I put no obstacles in anyone's path, so that no fault may be found with my work.
1 John 3:21
Dear friends, if our consciences do not condemn us, we approach God with confidence,