Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness: and the end of his talk is mischievous madness.

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Judges 14:15
And it came to pass on the seventh day, that they said to Samson's wife, Entice thy husband, that he may declare to us the riddle, lest we burn thee and thy father's house with fire. Have ye called us to impoverish us? Is it not [s
1 Samuel 20:26
Nevertheless Saul spoke nothing that day, for he thought, Something has befallen him. He is not clean. Surely he is not clean.
1 Samuel 22:7
And Saul said to his servants who stood about him, Hear now, ye Benjamites. Will the son of Jesse give every one of you fields and vineyards. Will he make you all captains of thousands and captains of hundreds,
1 Samuel 25:10
And Nabal answered David's servants, and said, Who is David? And who is the son of Jesse? There are many servants now-a-days who break away every man from his master.
2 Samuel 19:41
And, behold, all the men of Israel came to the king, and said to the king, Why have our brothers the men of Judah stolen thee away, and brought the king, and his household, over the Jordan, and all David's men with him?
2 Samuel 20:1
And there happened to be there a base fellow whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite. And he blew the trumpet, and said, We have no portion in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse. Every man to his te
2 Kings 6:27
And he said, If LORD does not help thee, from where shall I help thee? Out of the threshing-floor, or out of the winepress?
Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man has a controversy with a foolish man, whether he be angry or laugh, there will be no rest.
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod having called the wise men privately, ascertained from them what time the star appeared.
Luke 6:2
But some of the Pharisees said to them, Why do ye what is not permitted to do on the Sabbath day?
Luke 11:38
And when the Pharisee saw, he marveled that he did not first wash before dinner.
John 12:10
But the chief priests decided that they should kill Lazarus also,
Acts 5:28
saying, Did we not command by an order for you not to teach in this name? And behold, ye have filled Jerusalem of your doctrine, and intend to bring upon us this man's blood.
Acts 6:9
But some of those from the synagogue called Libertines, and of the Cyrenians, and of the Alexandrians, and of those from Cilicia and Asia, rose up disputing with Stephen.
Acts 7:54
Now when they heard these things, they were split with a saw in their hearts, and they gnashed their teeth against him.
Acts 19:24
For a certain silversmith named Demetrius who makes silver shrines of Artemis, brought no little work to the craftsmen,

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Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man has a controversy with a foolish man, whether he be angry or laugh, there will be no rest.