Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now I pray to God that ye do no evil; not that we should appear approved, but that ye should do that which is honest, though we be as reprobates.

Bible References

I pray

2 Corinthians 13:9
For we rejoice, when we are weak, and ye are strong; this also we pray for??our perfection.
Matthew 6:13
And bring us not into temptation but deliver us from the evil one.'
John 17:15
I pray not that Thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that Thou shouldest keep them from the evil one.
Philippians 1:9
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in full knowledge and all discernment;
1 Thessalonians 5:23
And the God of peace Himself sanctify you wholly; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved entire, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Timothy 4:18
The Lord will deliver me from every evil work, and will bring me safe into His heavenly Kingdom; to Whom be the glory for ever and ever. Amen.

Honest

2 Corinthians 8:21
for we provide things honorable, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.
Romans 12:17
recompensing to no one evil for evil; providing things honorable in the sight of all men;
Romans 13:13
As in the day, let us walk becomingly; not in revellings and drunkenness, not in lewdness and wantonness, not in strife and jealousy;
Philippians 4:8
Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honorable, whatsoever things are righteous, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report, if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
1 Timothy 2:2
for kings, and all who are in high position, that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and gravity.
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.

As reprobates

2 Corinthians 6:8
through glory and dishonor, through evil report and good report; as deceivers, and yet true;
2 Corinthians 10:10
because, "His letters, indeed," says one, "are weighty and strong, but his bodily presence is weak, and his speech contemptible."
1 Corinthians 4:9
For, I think, God did set forth us the apostles last, as doomed to death; because we became a spectacle to the world, both to angels and to men.