Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For thou saidst, What advantage will it be unto thee? and, What profit shall I have, if I be cleansed from my sin?

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What advantage

Job 9:21
“I am guiltless;
I do not take notice of myself;
I despise my life.
Job 10:15
‘If I am wicked, woe to me!
And if I am righteous, I dare not lift up my head.
I am sated with disgrace and conscious of my misery.
Job 21:15
Who is the Almighty, that we should serve Him,
And what would we gain if we entreat Him?’
Job 31:2
“And what is the portion of God from above
Or the heritage of the Almighty from on high?
Job 34:9
“For he has said, ‘It profits a man nothing
When he is pleased with God.’
Psalm 73:13
Surely in vain I have kept my heart pure
And washed my hands in innocence;
Malachi 3:14
You have said, ‘It is vain to serve God; and what profit is it that we have kept His charge, and that we have walked in mourning before the Lord of hosts?

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Job 32:17
“I too will answer my share,
I also will tell my opinion.