Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As also in all his epistles, speaking in them of these things; in which are some things hard to be understood, which they that are unlearned and unstable wrest, as they do also the other scriptures, unto their own destruction.

In all

Bible References

In all

1 Peter 1:1
Peter, sent of Jesus Christ, to the chosen strangers of the dispersion of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,

Hard

1 Kings 10:1
And queen Sheba heard the report of Solomon for the name of Jehovah, and she will come to try him in enigmas.
Hebrews 5:11
Of whom great is the word to us, and difficult of interpretation to speak, since ye have been sluggish in the hearing.

Unstable

2 Peter 2:14
Having eyes full of an adulteress, not ceasing from sin; decoying unstable souls: having a heart exercised with covetousness; children of a curse:
Genesis 49:4
Vain glorious as water, thou shalt not be preeminent; for thou didst go up out of thy father's. bed; then didst thou defile, going up to my couch.
2 Timothy 3:5
Having a form of devotion, and having denied its power: and these renounce.
James 1:8
A man divided in opinion unsteady in all his ways.

Wrest

Exodus 23:2
Thou shalt not be after multitudes for evil; thou shalt not answer for the multitude to stretch out after multitudes to pervert justice.
Deuteronomy 16:19
Thou shalt not turn away Judgment; thou shalt not look upon and thou shalt not take a gift, for the gift will blind the eyes of the wise and will pervert the words of the just.
Psalm 56:5
All the day they will grieve my words: against me all their purposes for evil
Habakkuk 1:4
For this, the law will be slack, and judgment will not go forth forever: for the unjust surrounds the just; for this perverted judgment will go forth.

The other

Jeremiah 23:36
And ye shall no more make mention of the burden of Jehovah, for the burden to a man shall be his word; and ye perverted the words of the living God, Jehovah of armies our God.
Matthew 15:3
And he, having answered, said to them, Wherefore do ye also pass by the command of God by your tradition
Matthew 22:29
And Jesus, having answered, said to them, Ye are led astray, not having known the writings, nor the power of God.

Unto their own

2 Peter 2:1
And also were there false prophets among the people, as also among you shall be false teachers, who shall privately bring in doctrines of perdition, and denying the master having purchased them, having brought upon themselves swift destruction.
Philippians 3:19
Whose end destruction, whose God the belly, and their glory in shame, having in mind earthly things.)
1 Peter 2:8
And a stone of stumble, and rock of offence, they disbelieving the word stumble: to which also they were set.
Jude 1:4
For certain men entered in by stealth, long ago written of beforehand for judgment, irreligious, having changed the grace of our God into licentiousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.

General references

Proverbs 9:12
If thou wert wise, thou wert wise for thyself: and thou mockedst, thou alone shalt suffer.
Proverbs 28:23
He reproving a man, afterwards shall find favor more than he smoothing the tongue.
1 Timothy 5:15
For already have some turned aside after Satan.
James 1:8
A man divided in opinion unsteady in all his ways.