Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 hidden things belong to Jehovah our God; but the revealed ones are ours and our children's for ever, to do all the words of this law.
Proverbs 8:4
Unto you, men, I call, and my voice is to the sons of man:

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 Jehovah, and depart from evil:
Proverbs 13:14
The teaching of the wise man is a fountain of life, to turn away from the snares of death.
Proverbs 16:17
The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that taketh heed to his way keepeth his soul.
Isaiah 1:16
Wash you, make you clean; put away the evil of your doings from before mine eyes; cease to do evil,
2 Timothy 2:19
Yet the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, The Lord knows those that are his; and, Let every one who names the name of the Lord withdraw from iniquity.
1 Peter 3:11
And let him avoid 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 understanding is not in them.
Job 28:12
But wisdom, where shall it be found? and where is the place of understanding?
Ecclesiastes 7:24
Whatever hath been, is far off, and exceeding deep: who will find it out?