Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;


General references

Bible References

Looketh, etc

Genesis 16:13
And she called the name of LORD who spoke to her, Thou are a God who sees, for she said, Have I even here looked behind him who sees me?
2 Chronicles 16:9
For the eyes of LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward him. In this thou have done foolishly, for from henceforth thou shall have wars.
Psalm 11:4
LORD is in his holy temple. LORD's throne is in heaven. His eyes, behold, his eyelids try, the sons of men.
Psalm 14:2
LORD looked down from heaven upon the sons of men to see if there were any who understood, who sought after God.
Psalm 139:1
O LORD, thou have searched me, and known.
Proverbs 5:21
For the ways of man are before the eyes of LORD, and he makes level all his paths.
Proverbs 15:3
The eyes of LORD are in every place, keeping watch upon the evil and the good.
Jeremiah 23:24
Can any man hide himself in secret places so that I shall not see him? says LORD. Do I not fill heaven and earth? says LORD.


Job 7:20
If I have sinned, what do I do to thee, O thou watcher of men? Why have thou set me as a mark for thee, so that I am a burden to myself?
Numbers 12:11
And Aaron said to Moses, Oh, my lord, lay not, I pray thee, sin upon us, in which we have done foolishly, and in which we have sinned.
2 Samuel 12:13
And David said to Nathan, I have sinned against LORD. And Nathan said to David, LORD also has put away thy sin; thou shall not die.
Proverbs 28:13
He who covers his transgressions shall not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them shall obtain mercy.
Jeremiah 31:18
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself [saying], Thou have chastised me, and I was chastised as a calf unaccustomed [to the yoke]. Turn thou me back, and I shall be turned back, for thou are LORD my God.
Luke 15:18
After rising, I will go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have sinned against heaven and in thy sight.
Luke 18:13
But the tax collector, having stood from afar, would not even lift his eyes to the sky, but beat upon his breast, saying, God, be thou merciful to me a sinful man.
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we lead ourselves astray, and the truth is not in us.


Ecclesiastes 5:8
If thou see the oppression of a poor man, and the violent wresting of justice and righteousness in a province, marvel not at the matter. For [a man] higher than the high is observing, and there are higher [men] than they.


Psalm 19:7
The law of LORD is perfect, restoring the soul. The testimony of LORD is sure, making a simple man wise.
Psalm 119:128
Therefore I esteem all precepts concerning all [things] to be right. I hate every FALSE way.
Romans 7:12
So the law is indeed holy, and the commandment is holy and righteous and good.

It profited

Job 34:9
For thou should not say, There shall be no visitation to a man, [whereas] visitation [is] to him from LORD.
Jeremiah 2:8
The priests did not say, Where is LORD? and those who handle the law did not know me. The rulers also transgressed against me. And the prophets prophesied by Baal, and walked after things that do not profit.
Matthew 16:26
For what does it profit a men, if he should gain the whole world, and lose his soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?
Romans 6:21
What fruit therefore did ye have then, of which things ye are now ashamed? For the end of those things is death.

General references

Job 34:31
For has any said to God, I have borne [chastisement], I will not offend [any more].