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 is pleased to contend with him, he can't answer him one time in a thousand.
Job 33:13
Why do you strive against him, because he doesn't give account of any of his matters?
Ecclesiastes 6:10
Whatever has been, its name was given long ago; and it is known what man is; neither can he contend with him who is mightier than he.
Isaiah 45:9
Woe to him who strives with his Maker, a clay pot among the clay pots of the earth. Shall the clay ask him who fashions it, 'What are you making?' or your work, 'He has no hands?'
Isaiah 50:8
He is near who justifies me; who will bring charges against me? Let us stand up together: who is my adversary? Let him come near to me.
1 Corinthians 10:22
Or do we provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than he?


Isaiah 40:14
Who did he take counsel with, and who instructed him, and taught him in the path of justice, and taught him knowledge, and showed him the way of understanding?
1 Corinthians 2:16
For "who has known the mind of the Lord, that he should instruct him?" But we have the mind of Christ.

He that reproveth

Job 3:11
"Why did I not die from the womb? Why did I not give up the spirit when my mother bore me?
Job 7:12
Am I a sea, or a sea monster, that you put a guard over me?
Job 9:17
For he breaks me with a storm, and multiplies my wounds without cause.
Job 10:3
Is it good to you that you should oppress, that you should despise the work of your hands, and smile on the counsel of the wicked?
Job 13:21
withdraw your hand far from me; and do not let your terror make me afraid.
Job 14:16
But now you number my steps. Do you not watch over my sin?
Job 16:11
God delivers me to the ungodly, and casts me into the hands of the wicked.
Job 19:6
know now that God has subverted me, and has surrounded me with his net.
Job 27:2
"As God lives, who has taken away my right, Shaddai, who has made my soul bitter.
Job 30:21
You have turned to be cruel to me. With the might of your hand you persecute me.
Ezekiel 18:2
"What do you mean, that you use this proverb concerning the land of Israel, saying, 'The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?'
Matthew 20:11
When they received it, they murmured against the master of the household,
Romans 9:19
You will say then to me, "Why does he still find fault? For who withstands his will?"
Romans 11:34
"For who has known the mind of the Lord? Or who has been his counselor?"

General references

Job 11:5
But oh that God would speak, and open his lips against you,