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.

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Bible References


Genesis 27:41
Then Esau held a grudge against Jacob on account of the blessing with which his father had blessed him. And Esau said in his heart, "The days of mourning for my father are coming, then I will kill Jacob my brother."
Proverbs 26:24
On his lips, an enemy will pretend, but {inside} he will harbor deceit.
1 John 2:9
The one who says [he] is in the light and hates his brother is in the darkness until now.
1 John 3:12
not as Cain, who was of the evil one and violently murdered his brother. And {for what reason} did he violently murder him? Because his deeds were evil and the [deeds] of his brother [were] righteous.


Psalm 141:5
Let a righteous one strike me in kindness, and let him chasten me. [It is] oil for [my] head; let not my head refuse. For still my prayer [is] against their evil deeds.
Proverbs 9:8
Do not rebuke a scoffer, lest he hate you; rebuke the wise and he will love you.
Proverbs 27:5
Better a rebuke that is open than a love that is hidden.
Matthew 18:15
"Now if your brother sins against you, go correct him between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained your brother.
Luke 17:3
"Be concerned about yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him.
Galatians 2:11
But when Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed [him] to his face, because he was condemned.
Galatians 6:1
Brothers, even if a person is caught in some trespass, you [who are] spiritual restore such a person in a spirit of humility, looking out for yourself, lest you also be tempted.
Ephesians 5:11
And do not participate in the unfruitful deeds of darkness, but rather even expose [them].
1 Timothy 5:20
Reprove those who sin in the presence of all, in order that the rest also may experience fear.
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the word, be ready in season [and] out of season, reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all patience and instruction.
Titus 1:13
This testimony is true, for which reason reprove them severely, in order that they may be sound in the faith,
Titus 2:15
Speak these [things] and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no one disregard you.

And not suffer sin upon him

Romans 1:32
who, [although they] know the requirements of God, that those who do such things are worthy of death, not only do they do the same [things], but also they approve of those who do [them].
1 Corinthians 5:2
And you are inflated with pride, and should you not rather have mourned, so that the one who has done this deed would be removed from your midst?
1 Timothy 5:22
Lay hands on no one hastily, and do not participate in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure.
2 John 1:10
If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into [your] house and do not speak a greeting to him,

General references

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