Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I made a covenant with mine eyes; why then should I think upon a maid?

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Bible References

A covenant

Genesis 6:2
that the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair. And they took to them wives of all that they chose.
2 Samuel 11:2
And it came to pass at evening, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king's house. And from the roof he saw a woman bathing, and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.
Psalm 119:37
Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity, and enliven me in thy ways.
Proverbs 4:25
Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.
Matthew 5:28
But I say to you, that every man who looks on a woman to crave her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
1 John 2:16
Because everything in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the arrogance of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.

Think

Proverbs 6:25
Do not lust after her beauty in thy heart, nor let her take thee with her eyelids.
James 1:14
But each man is tempted by his own lust, being drawn away and enticed.

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Proverbs 4:25
Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee.