Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Nehemiah 8:2
So then Ezra the priest brought the law, before the convocation of both men and women, and all that had understanding to hearken, - on the first day of the seventh month;
Nehemiah 9:3
So they stood up in their place, and read in the book of the law of Yahweh their God, a fourth part of the day, - and, a fourth part, they were making confession and bowing themselves down, unto Yahweh their God.
Proverbs 8:32
Now, therefore, ye sons, hearken to me, for how happy are they who, to my ways, pay regard!
Ecclesiastes 5:1
Keep thy foot, when thou goest unto the house of God, and be more ready to hear, than dullards to offer sacrifice, - for they make no acknowledgment of doing wrong.
Mark 2:2
and many were gathered together, so that no longer was there room even in the approaches to the door, - and he began speaking unto them the word;
Mark 12:37
David himself, calleth him, Lord: whence, then, is he, his own soul? And, the great multitude, was hearing him gladly.
Luke 15:1
But all the tax-collectors and the sinners were, unto him, drawing near, to be hearkening unto him;
Luke 19:48
and could not find what they might do, for, the people, one and all, were hanging upon him, as they hearkened.
Acts 2:42
And they went on to give constant attention - unto the teaching of the apostles, and unto the fellowship, unto the breaking of bread, and unto the prayers.
Acts 10:33
Immediately, therefore, I sent unto thee: Thou, also hast, well, done in coming. Now, therefore, all we, before God are present, to hear all things that have been enjoined upon thee by the Lord.
Acts 13:42
And, as they were going out, they kept on beseeching that, on the ensuing sabbath, might be spoken unto them these things.
Acts 17:11
and, these, were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they welcomed the word with all readiness of mind, daily, searching the Scriptures, - whether these things could be so.
1 Thessalonians 2:13
And, for this cause, we, are also giving thanks unto God unceasingly, that, when ye received a spoken word from us - which was God's, ye welcomed it - not as a human word, but, even as it truly is, a divine word, - which is also inwardly working itself in you who believe.

Slow to speak

James 1:26
If any thinketh he is observant of religion, not curbing his own tongue, but deceiving his own heart, this one's, religious observance is, vain:
James 3:1
Not, many teachers, become ye, my brethren, knowing that, a severer sentence, shall ye receive;
Proverbs 10:19
In the multitude of words, there wanteth not transgression, but, he that restraineth his lips, sheweth prudence.
Proverbs 13:3
He that watcheth his mouth, guardeth his soul, He that openeth wide his lips, it shall be his ruin.
Proverbs 15:2
The tongue of the wise, adorneth knowledge, - but, the month of dullards, belcheth out folly.
Proverbs 17:27
Sparing of his words, is one who valueth knowledge, and, of a thoughtful spirit, is a man of intelligence.
Proverbs 18:13
He that answereth before he heareth, a folly, it is to him, and, a reproach.
Proverbs 21:23
He that keepeth his mouth and his tongue, keepeth, out of distresses, his soul.
Ecclesiastes 5:2
Be not rash with thy mouth, and, with thy heart, be not in haste to bring forth a word, before God, - for, God, is in the heavens, and, thou, upon the earth, for this cause, let thy words be few.

Slow to wrath

Nehemiah 9:17
but refused to hearken, neither kept in mind thy wonders which thou hadst done with them, but they hardened their neck, and appointed a head that they might return to their servitude, in their perverseness. But, thou, art a God of forgivenesses, gracious and full of compassion, slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness, and didst not forsake them.
Proverbs 14:17
The impatient, worketh folly, and, a man of wicked devices, is hated.
Proverbs 15:18
A wrathful man, stirreth up strife, but, he that is slow to anger, calmeth contention.
Proverbs 16:32
Better he that is slow to anger, than a hero, and he that ruleth his spirit, than he that captureth a city.
Proverbs 17:14
A letting forth of water, is the beginning of strife, therefore, before it breaketh out, abandon, contention.
Proverbs 19:11
The discretion of a man, deferreth his anger, and, his adorning, is to pass over transgression.
Proverbs 25:28
A city broken down without a wall, is a man who hath no control over his own spirit.
Ecclesiastes 7:8
Better the latter end of a thing, than the beginning thereof, - Better a patient spirit, than a haughty spirit.
Matthew 5:22
But, I, say unto you, that, every one who is angry with his brother, shall be, liable, to judgment, - and, whosoever shall say to his brother, Worthless one!, shall be, liable, to the high council; and, whosoever shall say, Rebel!, shall be, liable, unto the fiery gehenna.
Galatians 5:20
idolatry, enchantment, enmities, strife, jealousy, outbursts of wrath, factions, divisions, parties,
Ephesians 4:26
Be ye angry, and not committing sin, let not the sun be going down upon your angry mood,
Colossians 3:8
But, now, do, ye also, put them all away, - anger, wrath, baseness, defamation, shameful talk out of your mouth:

General references

Job 32:16
Though I waited, yet could they not speak, Surely they came to a stand, they responded no more.
Mark 6:33
And many saw them going away, and took note of it, and, afoot, from all the cities, ran they together thither, - and outwent them.