Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But foolish and unlearned questions avoid, knowing that they do gender strifes.

Bible References

General references

2 Timothy 2:14
Remind people of these things and solemnly charge them before the Lord not to wrangle over words. This is of no benefit; it just brings ruin on those who listen.
1 Timothy 1:4
nor to occupy themselves with myths and interminable genealogies. Such things promote useless speculations rather than God's redemptive plan that operates by faith.
1 Timothy 4:7
But reject those myths fit only for the godless and gullible, and train yourself for godliness.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is conceited and understands nothing, but has an unhealthy interest in controversies and verbal disputes. This gives rise to envy, dissension, slanders, evil suspicions,
Titus 3:9
But avoid foolish controversies, genealogies, quarrels, and fights about the law, because they are useless and empty.

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