Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.

Speaketh evil of the law

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Bible References

And judgeth

Matthew 7:1
Judge not, that you be not judged.
Luke 6:37
Judge not, and you shall not be judged: condemn not, and you shall not be condemned: forgive, and you shall be forgiven:
Romans 2:1
Therefore you are inexcusable, O man, whosoever you are that judge: for in what you judge another, you condemn yourself; for you that judge do the same things.
Romans 14:3
Let not him that eats despise him that eats not; and let not him who eats not judge him that eats: for God has received him.
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts: and then shall every man have praise of God.

Speaketh evil of the law

Romans 7:7
What shall we say then? is the law sin? God forbid. Nay, I had not known sin, but by the law: for I had not known lust, except the law had said, you shall not covet.

A doer

James 1:22
But be you doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.
Romans 2:13
(For not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified.

General references

Exodus 20:16
You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
Matthew 7:1
Judge not, that you be not judged.