Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

General references

Bible References

A covenant

Genesis 6:2
The sons of God saw that the daughters of men were fair; and they took wives for themselves from those who were pleasing to them.
2 Samuel 11:2
Now one evening, David got up from his bed, and while he was walking on the roof of the king's house, he saw from there a woman bathing; and the woman was very beautiful.
Psalm 119:37
Let my eyes be turned away from what is false; give me life in your ways.
Proverbs 4:25
Keep your eyes on what is in front of you, looking straight before you.
Proverbs 23:31
Keep your eyes from looking on the wine when it is red, when its colour is bright in the cup, when it goes smoothly down:
Matthew 5:28
But I say to you that everyone whose eyes are turned on a woman with desire has had connection with her in his heart.
1 John 2:16
Because everything in the world, the desire of the flesh, the desire of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father but of the world.

Think

Proverbs 6:25
Let not your heart's desire go after her fair body; let not her eyes take you prisoner.
James 1:14
But every man is tested when he is turned out of the right way by the attraction of his desire.

General references

Proverbs 4:25
Keep your eyes on what is in front of you, looking straight before you.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain