Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;


Bible References


Matthew 11:29
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
Galatians 6:1
Brethren, even if anyone is caught in a trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted.
1 Timothy 6:11
But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.
1 Peter 3:15
but in your hearts reverence Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet do it with gentleness and respect;


John 5:34
Not that the testimony which I receive is from man; but I say this that you may be saved.
Acts 22:1
"Brethren and fathers, hear my defense which I now offer to you."

General references

Matthew 12:19
He will not quarrel or cry out; nor will anyone hear his voice in the streets.
Luke 5:32
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
2 Corinthians 2:11
in order that Satan might gain no advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his schemes.
James 1:20
for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.