Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.

Bible References

Unto man

Deuteronomy 29:29
The secret things belong to LORD our God, but the things that are revealed belong to us and to our sons forever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Proverbs 8:4
To you, O men, I call. And my voice is to the sons of men.

To depart

Psalm 34:14
Depart from evil, and do good. Seek peace, and pursue it.
Proverbs 3:7
Be not wise in thine own eyes. Fear LORD, and depart from evil.
Proverbs 13:14
The law of a wise man is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.
Proverbs 16:17
The highway of the upright is to depart from evil. He who keeps his way preserves his soul.
Isaiah 1:16
Wash you, make you clean, put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes. Cease to do evil.
2 Timothy 2:19
Nevertheless the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, Lord knows those who are his, and, Let every man who names the name of Lord keep away from unrighteousness.
1 Peter 3:11
Let him turn away from evil, and do good. Let him seek peace, and pursue it.

General references

Deuteronomy 32:28
For they are a nation void of counsel, and there is no understanding in them.
Job 28:12
But where shall wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?
Ecclesiastes 7:24
That which is, is far off and exceedingly deep. Who can find it out?