Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty instruct him? he that reproveth God, let him answer it.

General references

Bible References


Job 9:3
If he shall desire to contend with him, he shall not answer him one from a thousand.
Job 33:13
Wherefore didst thou contend against him? for he will not answer all his words.
Ecclesiastes 6:10
What was, its name was called already, and it was known that it is man: and he shall not be able to contend with the powerful above him.
Isaiah 45:9
Wo to him striving with him forming him! the potsherd with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him forming it, What wilt thou make? and thy work, No hands to it?
Isaiah 50:8
He drawing near justifying me: who shall contend with me? we will stand together: who the lord of my judgment? he shall draw near to me.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Do we emulate the Lord? are we stronger than he?


Isaiah 40:14
With whom did he consult, and will he cause him to understand and teach him in the path of judgment, and teach him knowledge, and cause him to know the way of understanding?
1 Corinthians 2:16
For who knew the mind of the Lord, who shall instruct him And we have the mind of Christ.

He that reproveth

Job 3:11
Wherefore shall I not die from the womb? and I came forth from the belly, and I shall expire.
Job 7:12
Am I the sea, or a dragon, that thou wilt set a watch over me?
Job 9:17
Who will assail me with tempest, and he multiplied my wounds without cause.
Job 10:3
Is it good to thee that thou wilt oppress, that thou wilt despise the labor of thy hinds, and thou didst shine upon the counsels of the unjust?
Job 13:21
Remove thy hand far from me, and thy terror shall not make me afraid.
Job 14:16
For now thou wilt count my steps: wilt thou not watch over my sin?
Job 16:11
God will shut me up to the evil one, and he will cast me into the hands of the unjust
Job 19:6
Know ye now that God subverted me; and he folded his net about me.
Job 27:2
God lives, he removed my judgment; and the Almighty embittered my soul;
Job 30:21
Thou wilt turn to be cruel to me: with the strength of thy hand thou wilt lie in wait for me.
Ezekiel 18:2
What to you making use of this parable upon the land of Israel, saying, The fathers will eat sour grapes and the sons' teeth will be blunted?
Matthew 20:11
And having received, they murmured against the master of the house,
Romans 9:19
Thou wilt then say to me, Why does he yet blame For who has withstood his will?
Romans 11:34
For who knew the mind of the Lord? or who was his counsel?

General references

Job 11:5
And who Will give God speaking, and he will open his lips with thee?