Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, selfwilled, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignities.

Selfwilled

General references

Bible References

That

Romans 8:1
Consequently, [there is] now no condemnation for those [who are] in Christ Jesus.
2 Corinthians 10:3
For [although we] are living in the flesh, we do not wage war according to the flesh,
Hebrews 13:4
Marriage [must be] held in honor by all, and the marriage bed [be] undefiled, because God will judge sexually immoral people and adulterers.

In the

Romans 1:24
Therefore God gave them over in the desires of their hearts to immorality, [that] their bodies would be dishonored among themselves,
1 Corinthians 6:9
Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived! Neither sexually immoral people, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor passive homosexual partners, nor dominant homosexual partners,
Ephesians 4:19
who, becoming callous, gave themselves over to licentiousness, for the pursuit of all uncleanness in greediness.
Ephesians 5:5
For this you know {for certain}, that every sexually immoral [person], or unclean [person], or greedy [person] (who is an idolater), does not have an inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God.
Colossians 3:5
Therefore put to death {what is earthly in you}: sexual immorality, uncleanness, lustful passion, evil desire, and greediness, which is idolatry,
1 Thessalonians 4:7
For God did not call us to impurity, but in holiness.
Jude 1:4
For certain men have slipped in stealthily, who were designated long ago for this condemnation, ungodly ones, who change the grace of our God into licentiousness and who deny our only Master and Lord Jesus Christ.

Despise

Numbers 16:12
Moses sent to call [for] Dathan and Abiram son of Eliab, but they said, "We will not come!
Deuteronomy 17:12
And the man who treats with contempt [so as] not to listen to the priest [who] [is] standing to minister on behalf of Yahweh your God or to the judge, that man shall die; so you shall purge the evil from Israel.
Deuteronomy 21:20
and they shall say to the elders of his city, 'This our son [is] stubborn and rebellious; {he does not obey us}, [and] he is a glutton and a drunkard.'
1 Samuel 10:27
However, some {worthless men} said, "How can this [man] deliver us?" So they despised him and brought no gift to him, but he kept silent.
2 Samuel 20:1
Now a man of wickedness was found there whose name [was] Sheba the son of Bichri, a Benjaminite. He blew the horn and said, "There is no share for us in David, and there [is] no inheritance for us in the son of Jesse; each to his tents, O Israel!"
1 Kings 12:16
When all of Israel saw that the king would not listen to them, the people answered the king, saying, "{What share do we have in David}? [There is] no inheritance in the son of Jesse. To your tents, Israel! Now look to your house, David!" Then Israel went to their tents.
Psalm 2:1
Why are nations in tumult, and countries plotting in vain?
Psalm 12:4
[those] who say, "With our tongue we will prevail. Our lips [are] on our side. Who [is] master over us?"
Jeremiah 2:31
O generation, you see the word of Yahweh. Have I been a desert to Israel? Or a land of great darkness? Why do my people say, 'We roam about freely, we will not come again to you'?
Luke 19:14
But his citizens hated him, and sent a delegation after him, saying, 'We do not want this man to be king over us!'
Romans 13:1
Let every person be subject to the governing authorities, for [there] is no authority except by God, and those that exist are put in place by God.
1 Peter 2:13
Subject yourselves to every human authority for the sake of the Lord, whether to a king as having supreme authority,

Selfwilled

Genesis 49:6
Let not my person be joined to their company. For in their anger they killed men, and at their pleasure they hamstrung cattle.
Titus 1:7
For it is necessary [for] the overseer to be blameless as God's steward, not self-willed, not quick-tempered, not addicted to wine, not violent, not greedy for dishonest gain,

To speak

Exodus 22:28
" 'You will not curse God, and you will not curse a leader among your people.
Ecclesiastes 10:6
The fool is set in many high places, but the rich sit in lowly places.
Acts 23:5
And Paul said, "I did not know, brothers, that he was high priest. For it is written, 'You must not speak evil [of] a ruler of your people.'"
Jude 1:8
Despite that, in the same way also these [men], [because of their] dreams, defile the flesh and reject authority and blaspheme majestic beings.

General references

Job 34:18
the one who says to a king, 'You worthless man,' to noblemen, 'You wicked man,'
1 Peter 2:13
Subject yourselves to every human authority for the sake of the Lord, whether to a king as having supreme authority,