Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Be not

Genesis 9:21
And he will drink of the wine and he will be intoxicated, and will be uncovered within his tent
Genesis 19:32
Come, we will give to our father wine to drink, and we will lie down with him, and we shall preserve alive seed from our father.
Deuteronomy 21:20
And they said to the old men of of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he heard not to our voice; he is vile, and drinking to excess.
Psalm 69:12
They sitting in the gate will speak against me, and I was but the music of stringed instruments, of strong drink
Proverbs 20:1
Wine is mocking, strong drink is noisy: and every one going astray by it will not be wise.
Proverbs 23:20
Thou shalt not be with those drinking wine to excess, and with squanderers of flesh to them:
Isaiah 5:11
Wo to those rising early in the morning, they will follow strong drink; remaining in the evening, wine will inflame them.
Matthew 24:49
And he should begin to strike the fellow-servants, and to eat and drink with those intoxicated;
Luke 12:45
And if that servant should say in his heart, My Lord delays to come; and should begin to strike the servants and maids, also to eat and drink, and to be intoxicated;
Luke 21:34
And attend to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be loaded with dizziness, caused by excess, and drunkenness, and cares of life, and that day come upon you unexpectedly.
Romans 13:13
As in the day, let us walk becomingly; not in revelries and drunkenness, not in coition and licentiousness, not in strife and envy.
1 Corinthians 5:11
And now I wrote to you not to mix together, if any called a brother is a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolater, or a railer, or intoxicated, or rapacious; not to eat with such.
1 Corinthians 6:10
Nor thieves; nor covetous, nor intoxicated, nor railers, nor rapacious, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
1 Corinthians 11:21
For each takes his own supper in eating: and one is truly hungry, and one is intoxicated.
Galatians 5:21
Envyings, slaughters, drunkenness, revelries, and the like: to these which I foretell you, as I have also said before, that they doing such shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
1 Thessalonians 5:7
For they sleeping sleep in the night; and they drunken are drunken in the night.


Matthew 23:25
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye cleanse the outside of the cup, and the side dish of sweet-meats, and within they are full of pillage and bad mixture.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time of life passed over sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the nations, having gone in licentiousness, eager desires, drunkenness, revellings, drinkings, and criminal idolatries:


Psalm 63:3
For thy mercy was good more than life; my lips shall praise thee.
Song of Songs 1:4
Draw me, we will run after thee: the king brought me to his chambers: we will exult and rejoice in thee, we will remember thy breasts above wine: the upright loved thee.
Song of Songs 7:9
And thy palate as good wine going to my beloved for uprightness, causing the lips of the sleeping to flow softly.
Isaiah 25:6
Jehovah of armies will make to all peoples in this mountain a drinking of fatness, a drinking of lees of wine, fatness of marrows, strained lees of wine.
Isaiah 55:1
Ho, every one thirsting, Come ye to the waters, and whom there is not to him silver, come ye, buy and eat; and come ye, and buy without silver and without price, wine and milk.
Zechariah 9:15
Jehovah of armies shall protect over them; and they devoured and subdued with the stones of the sling; and they drank, they made a noise as from wine; and they filled as the vase, as the corners of the altar.
Luke 11:13
If then ye, being evil, know to give good gifts to your children; how much more the Father, be from heaven, will give the Holy Spirit to them asking him ?
Acts 2:13
And others mocking. said, That they are filled with new wine.
Acts 11:24
For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Spirit and of faith: and a crowd sufficient were added to the Lord.
Galatians 5:22
And the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faith,

General references

Proverbs 20:1
Wine is mocking, strong drink is noisy: and every one going astray by it will not be wise.
Proverbs 31:7
He shall drink and forget his poverty, and shall no more remember his toil.
Isaiah 24:9
They shall not drink wine with a song; strong drink shall be bitter to those drinking it
1 Timothy 5:23
Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach and thy frequent weaknesses.