Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And Judah acknowledged them, and said, She hath been more righteous than I; because that I gave her not to Shelah my son. And he knew her again no more.


More righteous

Bible References


Genesis 37:33
And he knew it, and said, It is my son's coat. An evil beast has devoured him; Joseph is without doubt torn in pieces.

She hath

1 Samuel 24:17
And he said to David, Thou are more righteous than I, for thou have rendered to me good, whereas I have rendered to thee evil.
2 Samuel 24:17
And David spoke to LORD when he saw the agent who smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done perversely, but these sheep, what have they done? Let thy hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father's ho
Ezekiel 16:52
Thou also, bear thou thine own shame, in that thou have given judgment for thy sisters, through thy sins that thou have committed more abominable than they. They are more righteous than thou. Yea, be thou also confounded, and bear
Habakkuk 1:13
Thou who are of purer eyes than to behold evil, and who cannot look on perverseness, why do thou look upon those who deal treacherously, and hold thy peace when the wicked man swallows up the man who is more righteous than he,
John 8:9
And they, having heard and being convicted by their conscience, went out one by one, having begun from the elder until the last. And Jesus was left behind alone, and the woman being in the midst.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that as many things as the law says, it says to those in the law, so that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become accountable to God.

More righteous

Genesis 38:14
And she put the garments of her widowhood off from her, and covered herself with her veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in the gate of Enaim, which is by the way to Timnah, for she saw that Shelah was grown up, and she was not give

And he knew

Genesis 4:1
And the man knew Eve his wife, and she conceived, and bore Cain, and said, I have gotten a man from LORD.
2 Samuel 16:22
So they spread Absalom a tent upon the top of the house, and Absalom went in to his father's concubines in the sight of all Israel.
2 Samuel 20:3
And David came to his house at Jerusalem. And the king took the ten women his concubines, whom he had left to keep the house, and put them in ward, and provided them with sustenance, but did not go in to them. So they were shut up
Job 4:5
But now it comes to thee, and thou faint. It touches thee, and thou are troubled.
Job 34:31
For has any said to God, I have borne [chastisement], I will not offend [any more].
Matthew 3:8
Therefore produce fruit worthy of repentance.
Romans 13:12
The night has advanced and the day has approached. Let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the weapons of light.
Titus 2:11
For the saving grace of God has appeared to all men,
1 Peter 4:2
in order to live the remaining time in flesh, no longer by lusts of men, but by the will of God.

General references

Leviticus 13:23
But if the bright spot stays in its place, and be not spread, it is the scar of the boil, and the priest shall pronounce him clean.
Leviticus 18:15
Thou shall not uncover the nakedness of thy daughter-in-law. She is thy son's wife. Thou shall not uncover her nakedness.
Proverbs 5:9
lest thou give thine honor to others, and thy years to the cruel,
Luke 20:28
saying, Teacher, Moses wrote to us, if any brother dies, having a wife, and this man dies childless, that his brother should take his wife, and raise up seed to his brother.