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 suffers long and is kind; love envies not; love makes no parade, is not puffed up,
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I Paul, myself, appeal to you by the humble-heartedness and selflessness of Christ??aul who "in your presence is humble, but bold enough when he is absent"??2 I beseech you, and I say, do not make me show my boldness, when I come in the boldness with which I think I shall show my courage against some who think that I am walking on the low level of the flesh.
Galatians 5:22
But the harvest-fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, fidelity, gentleness, and self-control;
Ephesians 5:9
Lead the life of children of light, for the fruit of the light consists in every kind of goodness and uprightness and truth.
1 Thessalonians 2:7
On the contrary I showed myself among you as gentle as a mother, when she tenderly nurses her own children.
2 Timothy 2:24
The Lord's slave must not quarrel, but must be kind to all men; a skilful teacher, patient of wrong.
Titus 3:2
they must speak evil of none, they must not be quarrelsome, but gentle, showing perfect meekness toward all.


James 2:4
are you not drawing distinctions among yourselves, and have you not become judges with evil thoughts?
1 Timothy 5:21
I charge you solemnly in the presence of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ and of the elect angels, that you observe these things without prejudice against any man, and do nothing out of partiality.


Matthew 23:28
"Just so you also outwardly appear to men, just, but within you are full of hypocrisy and wickedness.
Luke 12:1
Meanwhile when myriads of the multitudes were thronging around him so that they trod one upon another, he began to say to his disciples, first of all. "Beware of the leaven of the Pharisee, which is hypocrisy.
John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him, and said, "Behold a true Israelite in whom there is no deceit."
Romans 12:9
Let love be without insincerity. Abhor what is evil; wed yourselves to what is good.
1 Peter 1:22
Now that by obedience to the truth you have purified your lives for a brotherly love without hypocrisy, you must love one another from your hearts, fervently.
1 Peter 2:1
Therefore put away all malice, all deceit, insincerity, jealousy, and slander of every sort.
1 John 3:18
My children, let us not love in word nor in talk, but in deed and in truth.

General references

Luke 11:35
"Look carefully! Perhaps that very light of yours is darkness.
John 7:49
"As for this mob who do not understand the Law, they are accursed!"
Romans 12:18
If it be possible, so far as it lies with you, be at peace with all men.
Galatians 5:15
But if you are always biting and devouring one another, take heed lest you be utterly consumed one by another.
Ephesians 4:3
and endeavor to preserve the unity of the Spirit in the bonds of peace.
James 1:20
for a man's anger does not further the righteous purpose of God.