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
I knew that so the truth: and how shall man be just with God?
Job 4:17
Shall a man be just above God? If a man shall be pure above him making him?
Job 32:1
And these three men will cease from answering Job, for he is just in his eyes.
Psalm 130:3
If thou, Jehovah, shalt watch iniquities, O Jehovah, who shall stand?
Psalm 143:2
And thou wilt not come into judgment with thy servant, for all living shall not be justified before thee.
Luke 10:29
And he, wishing to justify himself, said to Jesus, And who is my neighbor
Luke 16:15
And he said to them, Ye are they justifying yourselves before men; and God knows your hearts: for the high with men is abomination before God.


Job 15:5
For thy mouth will accustom itself to thine iniquity, and thou wilt choose the tongue of the crafty.
Job 34:35
Job will speak not with knowledge, and his word not with understanding.
Job 35:16
And Job will open his mouth in vain; he will bind together words without knowledge.
Proverbs 10:19
In the multitude of words transgression shall not cease: and he withholding his lips is prudent
Isaiah 6:5
And saying, Wo to me! for I was cut off; because I a man of unclean lips, and in the midst of a people of unclean lips I dwell: for mine eyes saw the king, Jehovah of armies.
Matthew 12:36
And I say to you, That every idle word which men speak, they shill return word for it in the day of judgment.
James 3:2
For in many things we all stumble. If any stumble not in word, this a perfect man, able to govern by a bridle also the whole body.

I am perfect

Job 1:1
A man as in the land of Uz, Job his name; and that man was blameless and upright, and fearing God, and departing from evil.
Philippians 3:12
Not that I have alreaedy attained or have been already perfected: and I pursue, if I also may overtake, for which also I was overtaken by Christ Jesus.

It shall

Job 33:8
Surely thou spakest in mine ear and I will hear the voice of thy words.
Proverbs 17:20
The perverse of heart shall not find good: and he turning about with his tongue shall fall into evil.
1 Timothy 6:5
Unprofitable occupations of men corrupted in mind, and deprived of the truth, thinking gain to be devotion: be separated from such.