Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.

Bible References


1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient and kind. Love is not envious or boastful. It does not put on airs.
2 Corinthians 10:1
I appeal to you personally, by the gentleness and forbearance of Christ??he Paul who is so humble when face to face with you, but so bold in dealing with you when he is far away!
Galatians 5:22
But what the Spirit produces is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
Ephesians 5:9
for light leads to perfect goodness, uprightness, and truth;
1 Thessalonians 2:7
We were children when we were with you; we were like a mother nursing her children.
2 Timothy 2:24
and a slave of the Lord must not quarrel, but treat everyone kindly; he must be persuasive and unresentful,
Titus 3:2
to abuse nobody, to be peaceable and reasonable, showing perfect gentleness to everyone.


James 2:4
have you not wavered and shown that your judgments are guided by base motives?
1 Timothy 5:21
I charge you before God and Christ Jesus and the chosen angels to observe these rules without any discrimination, and to be perfectly impartial.


Matthew 23:28
So you outwardly appear to men to be upright, but within you are full of hypocrisy and wickedness.
Luke 12:1
Meanwhile as the people gathered in thousands, until they actually trod on one another, he proceeded to say to his disciples first of all, "Beware of the yeast of the Pharisees, that is, hypocrisy.
Romans 12:9
Your love must be genuine. You must hate what is wrong, and hold to what is right.
1 Peter 1:22
Now that by obeying the truth you have purified your souls for sincere love of the brotherhood, you must love one another intensely and heartily,
1 Peter 2:1
Free yourselves, therefore, from all malice, deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of any kind,
1 John 3:18
Dear children, let us love not with words or lips only but in reality and truth.

General references

Luke 11:35
So take care! Your very light may be darkness!
John 7:49
But these common people who do not know the Law are doomed!"
Romans 12:18
If possible, for your part, live peaceably with everybody.
Galatians 5:15
But if you bite one another and eat one another, take care, or you will be destroyed by one another.
Ephesians 4:3
Make every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit through the tie of peace.
James 1:20
for men's anger does not produce the uprightness God wishes.