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, if anybody be detected in any misconduct, you who are spiritual should restore such a one in a spirit of meekness. And let each of you keep watch over himself, lest he also fall into temptation.
1 Timothy 6:11
But you, O man of God, must flee from these things; and strive for uprightness, godliness, good faith, love, fortitude, and a forgiving temper.
1 Peter 3:15
but in your hearts consecrate Christ as Lord, being always ready to make your defence to any one who asks from you a reason for the hope which you cherish.


John 5:34
But the testimony on my behalf which I accept is not from man; though I say all this in order that you may be saved.
Acts 22:1
"Brethren and fathers," he said, "listen to my defence which I now make before you."

General references

Matthew 12:19
He will not wrangle or raise His voice, nor will His voice be heard in the broadways.
Luke 5:32
I have not come to call the righteous to repentance, but sinners."
2 Corinthians 2:11
for fear Satan should gain an advantage over us. For we are not ignorant of his devices.
James 1:20
For a man's anger does not lead to action which God regards as righteous.