Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then thine handmaid said, The word of my lord the king shall now be comfortable: for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad: therefore the LORD thy God will be with thee.

Bible References

As an angel

1 Samuel 29:9
But Achish replied to David, “I know that you are pleasing in my sight, like an angel of God; nevertheless the commanders of the Philistines have said, ‘He must not go up with us to the battle.’
Proverbs 27:21
The crucible is for silver and the furnace for gold,
And each is tested by the praise accorded him.
Proverbs 29:5
A man who flatters his neighbor
Is spreading a net for his steps.

To discern

1 Kings 3:9
So give Your servant an understanding heart to judge Your people to discern between good and evil. For who is able to judge this great people of Yours?”
Job 6:30
“Is there injustice on my tongue?
Cannot my palate discern calamities?
1 Corinthians 2:14
But a natural man does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually appraised.