Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not convenient: but rather giving of thanks.

Bible References

Convenient

Romans 1:28
And since these people refused to acknowledge God, He has allowed [or, abandoned] them to have degraded minds and to practice those things which they should not do.
Philemon 1:8
Therefore, although in [the fellowship of] Christ I have enough boldness to order you to do the proper thing,

But

Ephesians 5:19
Speak to one another by using psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making music with your hearts to the Lord.
Ephesians 1:16
I do not stop thanking [God] for you. I keep asking, in my prayers,
John 6:23
(However, meanwhile, some other [small] boats had come from Tiberias [i.e., a small town on the west side of the lake] near where they had eaten bread after the Lord had given thanks).
2 Corinthians 1:11
as you cooperate by praying for us. Then, many people will give thanks [to God] on our behalf for the gift He has given to us through [your] many [prayers].
2 Corinthians 9:15
I thank God for His indescribable gift [i.e., Christ. See Rom. 8:32].
Philippians 4:6
Do not worry about anything, but in everything, by prayer and [special] petition, along with thanksgivings, you should make your requests known to God.
Colossians 3:15
You should let the peace given by Christ rule in your hearts, since you people were called [to be at peace] in one body [i.e., the church]; and you should be thankful.
1 Thessalonians 3:9
For how can we thank God [enough] for you, in return for all the joy we have over you, in the presence of our God?
1 Thessalonians 5:18
Thank [God] for everything, for this is what God wants for you in [the fellowship of] Christ Jesus.
Hebrews 13:15
[So], through Jesus then, we should continually offer up to God a sacrifice of praise, that is, the expression of our lips as we confess His name [to be our Lord].