Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If I justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn me: if I say, I am perfect, it shall also prove me perverse.

I am perfect

Bible References


Job 9:2
Of a truth, I know that so it is, But how can a mortal be just with GOD?
Job 4:17
Shall, mortal man, be more just than GOD? Or a man be more pure than, his Maker?
Job 32:1
So these three men ceased to respond to Job, because, he, was righteous in their eyes.
Psalm 130:3
If, iniquities, thou shouldest mark, O Yah, O My Lord, who could stand?
Luke 10:29
But, he, wishing to justify himself, said unto Jesus - And, who is, my, neighbour?
Luke 16:15
And he said unto them - Ye, are they who justify themselves before men, but, God, knoweth your hearts; because, that which amongst men is lofty, is an abomination before God.


Job 15:5
For thine own mouth would teach thine iniquity, and thou wouldst choose the tongue of the crafty.
Job 34:35
Job, without knowledge, doth speak, and, his words, are not with discretion.
Job 35:16
Thus, Job, vainly openeth his mouth, Without knowledge, he multiplieth words.
Proverbs 10:19
In the multitude of words, there wanteth not transgression, but, he that restraineth his lips, sheweth prudence.
Isaiah 6:5
Then said I - Woe to me! - for I am undone, Because a man of unclean lips, am, I, And in the midst of a people of unclean lips, do I dwell, - For the King. Yahweh of hosts, have mine eyes seen!
Matthew 12:36
But I say unto you, That, every useless expression that men shall utter, they shall render, concerning it, an account, in a day of judgment;
James 3:2
For, oft, are we stumbling, one and all: If anyone, in word, doth not stumble, the same, is a mature man, able to curb even the whole body.

I am perfect

Job 1:1
A man, there was - in the land of Uz, Job, his name, - and that man was blameless and upright, and one who revered God, and avoided evil.
Philippians 3:12
Not that I have, already, received, or have, already, reached perfection, but I am pressing on - if I may even lay hold of that for which I have also been laid hold of by Christ Jesus: -

It shall

Job 33:8
But thou hast spoken in mine ears, and, the sound of words, I heard: -
Proverbs 17:20
The crooked in heart, shall not find good, and, he that is perverse with his tongue, shall fall into wickedness.
1 Timothy 6:5
incessant quarrellings of men wholly corrupt in their mind and bereft of the truth, - supposing godliness to be, a means of gain!