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
Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father blessed him. 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
A malicious man disguises himself with his lips, but he harbors evil in his heart.
1 John 2:9
He who says he is in the light and hates his brother, is in the darkness even until now.
1 John 3:12
unlike Cain, who was of the evil one, and killed his brother. Why did he kill him? Because his works were evil, and his brother's righteous.


Psalm 141:5
Let the righteous strike me, it is kindness; let him reprove me, it is like oil on the head; don't let my head refuse it; Yet my prayer is always against evil deeds.
Proverbs 9:8
Don't reprove a scoffer, lest he hate you. Reprove a wise man, and he will love you.
Proverbs 27:5
Better is open rebuke than hidden love.
Matthew 18:15
"If your brother sins against you, go, show him his fault between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained back your brother.
Luke 17:3
Be careful. If your brother sins against you, rebuke him. If he repents, forgive him.
Galatians 2:11
But when Peter came to Antioch, I resisted him to his face, because he stood condemned.
Galatians 6:1
Brothers, even if a man is caught in some fault, you who are spiritual must restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; looking to yourself so that you also aren't tempted.
Ephesians 5:11
Have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather even reprove them.
1 Timothy 5:20
Those who sin, reprove in the sight of all, that the rest also may be in fear.
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the word; be urgent in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with all patience and teaching.
Titus 1:13
This testimony is true. For this cause, reprove them sharply, that they may be sound in the faith,
Titus 2:15
Say these things and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no man despise you.

And not suffer sin upon him

Romans 1:32
who, knowing the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but also approve of those who practice them.
1 Corinthians 5:2
You are puffed up, and didn't rather mourn, that he who had done this deed might be removed from among you.
1 Timothy 5:22
Lay hands hastily on no one, neither be a participant in other men's sins. Keep yourself pure.
2 John 1:10
If anyone comes to you, and doesn't bring this teaching, don't receive him into your house, and don't welcome him,

General references

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