Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. What? shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive evil? In all this did not Job sin with his lips.

Bible References

Thou speakest

Genesis 3:17
And He said to Adam, “Because you listened to your wife’s voice and ate from the tree about which I commanded you, ‘Do not eat from it’:The ground is cursed because of you.
You will eat from it by means of painful labor
all the days of your life.
2 Samuel 19:22
David answered, “Sons of Zeruiah, do we agree on anything? Have you become my adversary today? Should any man be killed in Israel today? Am I not aware that today I’m king over Israel?”
Matthew 16:23
But He turned and told Peter, “Get behind Me, Satan! You are an offense to Me because you’re not thinking about God’s concerns, but man’s.”

As one

2 Samuel 6:20
When David returned home to bless his household, Saul’s daughter Michal came out to meet him. “How the king of Israel honored himself today!” she said. “He exposed himself today in the sight of the slave girls of his subjects like a vulgar person would expose himself.”
2 Samuel 13:13
Where could I ever go with my disgrace? And you—you would be like one of the immoral men in Israel! Please, speak to the king, for he won’t keep me from you.”
2 Samuel 24:10
David’s conscience troubled him after he had taken a census of the troops. He said to the Lord, “I have sinned greatly in what I’ve done. Now, Lord, because I’ve been very foolish, please take away Your servant’s guilt.”
2 Chronicles 16:9
For the eyes of Yahweh roam throughout the earth to show Himself strong for those whose hearts are completely His. You have been foolish in this matter. Therefore, you will have wars from now on.”
Proverbs 9:6
Leave inexperience behind, and you will live;
pursue the way of understanding.
Matthew 25:2
Five of them were foolish and five were sensible.

Shall we receive

Job 1:1
There was a man in the country of Uz named Job. He was a man of perfect integrity, who feared God and turned away from evil.
2 Samuel 19:28
For my grandfather’s entire family deserves death from my lord the king, but you set your servant among those who eat at your table. So what further right do I have to keep on making appeals to the king?”
Lamentations 3:38
Do not both adversity and good
come from the mouth of the Most High?
John 18:11
At that, Jesus said to Peter, “Sheathe your sword! Am I not to drink the cup the Father has given Me?”
Romans 12:12
Rejoice in hope; be patient in affliction; be persistent in prayer.
Hebrews 12:9
Furthermore, we had natural fathers discipline us, and we respected them. Shouldn’t we submit even more to the Father of spirits and live?
James 5:10
Brothers, take the prophets who spoke in the Lord’s name as an example of suffering and patience.

In all this

Job 1:22
Throughout all this Job did not sin or blame God for anything.
Psalm 39:1
For the choir director, for Jeduthun. A Davidic psalm.I said, “I will guard my ways
so that I may not sin with my tongue;
I will guard my mouth with a muzzle
as long as the wicked are in my presence.”
Psalm 59:12
For the sin of their mouths and the words of their lips,
let them be caught in their pride.
They utter curses and lies.
Matthew 12:34
Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.
James 3:2
for we all stumble in many ways. If anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a mature man who is also able to control his whole body.

General references

Job 34:8
He keeps company with evildoers
and walks with wicked men.
Psalm 39:9
I am speechless; I do not open my mouth
because of what You have done.
Lamentations 3:38
Do not both adversity and good
come from the mouth of the Most High?

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