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 of the LORD our God are uncovered unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Proverbs 8:4
Unto you, O men, I call; and my voice is to the sons of men.

To depart

Psalm 34:14
Nun Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.
Proverbs 3:7
Be not wise in thine own eyes; fear the LORD and depart from evil.
Proverbs 13:14
The law of the wise is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.
Proverbs 16:17
The highway of the upright is to separate himself from evil; he that keeps his way preserves his soul.
Isaiah 1:16
Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil;
2 Timothy 2:19
Nevertheless, the foundation of God stands sure, having this seal, The Lord knows those that are his. And, Let every one that names the name of Christ depart from iniquity.
1 Peter 3:11
let him separate himself from evil and do good; let him seek peace and follow it.

General references

Deuteronomy 32:28
For they are a Gentile void of counsel, neither is there any intelligence in them.
Job 28:12
But where shall wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?
Ecclesiastes 7:24
That which has been is far off and that which is exceeding deep, who can find it out?