Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.

Bible References


Romans 15:1
It is the duty of us who are strong to put up with the weaknesses of those who are immature, and not just suit ourselves.
2 Corinthians 6:6
through my purity of life, my knowledge, my patience, my kindness, my holiness of spirit, my genuine love,
Galatians 6:2
Bear one another's burdens, and in that way carry out the law of the Christ.
Ephesians 4:2
with perfect humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another lovingly.


Matthew 18:15
"But if your brother wrongs you go to him and show him his fault while you are alone with him. If he listens to you, you have won back your brother.
1 Corinthians 6:7
Having lawsuits with one another at all means your utter failure, to begin with. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be robbed?

General references

Matthew 6:14
For if you forgive others when they offend you, your heavenly Father will forgive you too.
Ephesians 4:3
Make every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit through the tie of peace.
1 John 4:11
Dear friends, if God has loved us so, we ought to love one another.