Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil.
Is there injustice on my tongue? Can't my taste discern mischievous things?
Doesn't the ear try words, even as the palate tastes its food?
For the ear tries words, as the palate tastes food.
How sweet are your promises to my taste, more than honey to my mouth!
Song of Songs 1:3
Your oils have a pleasing fragrance. Your name is oil poured forth, therefore the virgins love you.
Song of Songs 2:3
As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, his fruit was sweet to my taste.
"The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is sound, your whole body will be full of light.
having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is the hope of his calling, and what are the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,
for God knows that in the day you eat it, your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil."
2 Samuel 14:17
Then your handmaid said, 'Please let the word of my lord the king bring rest; for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad. May Yahweh, your God, be with you.'"
1 Kings 3:9
Give your servant therefore an understanding heart to judge your people, that I may discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this your great people?"
He shall eat butter and honey when he knows to refuse the evil, and choose the good.
Now accept one who is weak in faith, but not for disputes over opinions.
This I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and all discernment;