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 secret things, belong unto Yahweh our God and, the things that are revealed, belong to us and to our children unto times age-abiding, that we may do all the words of this law.
Proverbs 8:4
Unto you, O men, I call, and, my voice, is unto the sons of men;

To depart

Psalm 34:14
Depart from wickedness and do good, Aim at well-being, and pursue it.
Proverbs 3:7
Do not become wise in thine own eyes, revere Yahweh, and avoid evil:
Proverbs 13:14
the instruction of the wise, is a well-spring of life, by departing from the snares of death.
Proverbs 16:17
The highway of the upright, is to avoid evil, He preserveth his soul, who guardeth his way.
Isaiah 1:16
Wash you make you clean, Put away the wickedness of your doings from before mine eyes, - Cease to do evil.
2 Timothy 2:19
Howbeit, the firm foundation of God, standeth, having this seal - The Lord hath acknowledged them who are his, and, Let every one that nameth the name of the Lord stand aloof from unrighteousness.
1 Peter 3:11
Let him turn away from mischief, and do good, Let him seek peace, and pursue it;

General references

Deuteronomy 32:28
For a nation of vanished sagacity, they are, - And there is in them no understanding.
Job 28:12
Yet where can, Wisdom, be found? And where is the place of understanding?
Ecclesiastes 7:24
Far away, is that which hath been, - and deep, deep, who can find it out?