Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his life.

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Bible References

But

Ecclesiastes 3:22
I have seen that there is nothing better than for a person to enjoy his activities because that is his reward. For who can enable him to see what will happen after he dies?
Ecclesiastes 9:7
Go, eat your bread with pleasure, and drink your wine with a cheerful heart, for God has already accepted your works.
Deuteronomy 28:63
Just as the Lord was glad to cause you to prosper and to multiply you, so He will also be glad to cause you to perish and to destroy you. You will be deported from the land you are entering to possess.
Psalm 37:3
Trust in the Lord and do what is good;
dwell in the land and live securely.
Isaiah 64:5
You welcome the one who joyfully does what is right;
they remember You in Your ways.
But we have sinned, and You were angry.
How can we be saved if we remain in our sins?
Luke 11:41
But give from what is within to the poor, and then everything is clean for you.
Acts 20:35
In every way I’ve shown you that by laboring like this, it is necessary to help the weak and to keep in mind the words of the Lord Jesus, for He said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’
Philippians 4:4
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See to it that no one repays evil for evil to anyone, but always pursue what is good for one another and for all.
1 Timothy 6:18
Instruct them to do what is good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,

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1 Timothy 6:8
But if we have food and clothing,
we will be content with these.

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