Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The servant

1 Timothy 6:11
But do you, O man of God, flee these things: but pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, mildness.
Titus 1:1
Paul, a slave of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect, and the full knowledge of the truth which is according to godliness,
Titus 3:2
to speak evil of no one, to be averse to strife, to be mild, showing all meekness to all men.
James 1:1
James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes who are in the Dispersion, greeting.

Must

Matthew 12:19
He will not strive, nor cry aloud; nor will any one hear His voice in the streets:
Acts 15:2
And, when Paul and Barnabas had no little dissension and discussion with them, they arranged that Paul and Barnabas and some others of them should go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders, concerning this question.
2 Corinthians 10:4
(for the weapons of our warfare are not fleshly, but mighty through God for the casting down of strongholds);
Philippians 2:3
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
1 Timothy 3:3
not given to wine, not a striker, but gentle, not contentious, not a lover of money,
Titus 1:7
For the bishop must be blameless, as God's steward; not self-willed, not soon angry, not given to wine, not a striker, not greedy of base gain;
James 1:19
Ye know this, my beloved brethren; but let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
Jude 1:3
Beloved, while giving all diligence to write to you of the common salvation, I was constrained to write to you, exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith once for all delivered to the saints.

But

2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I, Paul, myself entreat you, through the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in your presence, indeed, am lowly among you; but, being absent, am bold toward you;
Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
1 Thessalonians 2:7
But we became gentle in the midst of you, as when a nurse cherishes her own children:
Titus 3:2
to speak evil of no one, to be averse to strife, to be mild, showing all meekness to all men.
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, mild, compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, without hypocrisy.
1 Peter 3:8
And, finally, be ye all of one mind, compassionate, loving as brethren, tender-hearted, humble-minded;

Apt

1 Timothy 3:2
It is needful, therefore, that the bishop be irreproachable, a husband of one wife, temperate, sober-minded, orderly, hospitable, apt to teach,
Titus 1:9
holding fast the faithful word which is according to the teaching, that he may be able both to exhort in the healthful doctrine, and to convict those who contradict.

General references

Matthew 12:19
He will not strive, nor cry aloud; nor will any one hear His voice in the streets:
James 1:20
for man's wrath works not God's righteousness.