Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thine heart: thou shalt in any wise rebuke thy neighbour, and not suffer sin upon him.

General references

Bible References


Genesis 27:41
And Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father blessed him. And Esau said in his heart, The days of mourning for my father are at hand. Then I will kill my brother Jacob.
Proverbs 26:24
He who hates masquerades with his lips, but he lays up deceit within him.
1 John 2:9
He who claims to be in the light, and hates his brother, is in the darkness until now.
1 John 3:12
Not as Cain. He was of the wicked, and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his works were wrong, and his brother's right.


Psalm 141:5
Let a righteous man smite me, [as] a kindness. And let him reprove me, [as] oil upon the head. Let not my head refuse it. For even in their wickedness my prayer shall continue.
Proverbs 9:8
Reprove not a scoffer, lest he hate thee. Reprove a wise man, and he will love thee.
Proverbs 27:5
Better is open rebuke than love that is hidden.
Matthew 18:15
But if thy brother should sin against thee, go and reprove him between thee and him alone. If he should hear thee, thou have gained thy brother.
Luke 17:3
Take heed to yourselves. And if thy brother should sin against thee, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him.
Galatians 2:11
But when Peter came to Antioch I opposed him to the face, because he was blameworthy.
Galatians 6:1
And brothers, if a man is overtaken in some transgression, ye the spiritual, restore such in a spirit of meekness, looking to thyself lest thou also be tempted.
Ephesians 5:11
And do not associate with the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead even rebuke them.
1 Timothy 5:20
Those who sin, rebuke in the sight of all, so that the others may also have fear.
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the word, stand ready in season, out of season, reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching.
Titus 1:13
This testimony is true, because of which reason, reprove them harshly, so that they may be sound in the faith,
Titus 2:15
These things speak and exhort and rebuke with every command. Let no man disregard thee.

And not suffer sin upon him

Romans 1:32
Who, knowing the righteousness of God, that those who commit such things are worthy of death, not only do them, but also favor those who do.
1 Corinthians 5:2
And ye are puffed up and did not rather mourn, so that he who committed this deed might be taken away from the midst of you.
1 Timothy 5:22
Lay hands hastily on no man, nor contribute to other sins. Keep thyself pure.
2 John 1:10
If any man comes to you, and does not bring this doctrine, do not receive him into a house, and do not speak to him to rejoice.

General references

Proverbs 27:5
Better is open rebuke than love that is hidden.