Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh answered, and said unto the heads of the thousands of Israel,

Bible References

Answered

Proverbs 15:1
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a grievous word stirs up anger.
Proverbs 16:1
The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from LORD.
Proverbs 18:13
He who gives answer before he hears, it is folly and shame to him.
Proverbs 24:26
He who gives a right answer kisses the lips.
Acts 11:4
But when Peter began, he expounded to them in order, saying,
James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath.
1 Peter 3:15
but sanctify the Lord God in your hearts. And always be ready for a defense to every man who asks you a word about the hope in you, with mildness and fear.

Heads

Exodus 18:21
Moreover thou shall provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating unjust gain, and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens,
Micah 5:2
But thou, Bethlehem Ephrathah, which are little to be among the thousands of Judah, out of thee he shall come forth to me who is to be ruler in Israel, whose goings forth are from of old, from everlasting.