Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying, And what shall we do? And he said unto them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely; and be content with your wages.

The soldiers

Do violence to no man

Bible References

The soldiers

Matthew 8:5
And when Jesus was entering into Capernaum, a centurion came unto him, beseeching him,
Acts 10:7
And when the angel who spoke unto Cornelius was departed, he called two of his household servants and a devout soldier of those that waited on him continually;

Do violence to no man

Romans 13:9
For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not murder, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet, and if there is any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
Philippians 2:15
that ye may be blameless and innocent, children of God without rebuke in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world,

Accuse

Luke 19:8
Then Zacchaeus stood and said unto the Lord; Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him fourfold.
Exodus 20:16
Thou shalt not give false testimony against thy neighbour.
Exodus 23:1
Thou shalt not admit a false rumour; put not thine hand with the wicked to be a false witness.
Leviticus 19:11
Ye shall not steal, neither deal falsely, neither lie one to another.
Titus 2:3
The aged women likewise, that they be in behaviour as becomes holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of honesty;
Revelation 12:10
And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation and virtue and the kingdom of our God and the power of his Christ; for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, who accused them before our God day and night.

And be

Philippians 4:11
Not that I speak in respect of want, for I have learned, in whatever state I am, to be content.
1 Timothy 6:8
So that, sustenance and covering, let us be content with this.
Hebrews 13:5
Let your conversation be without covetousness, and be content with such things as ye have; for he has said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.

General references

Exodus 20:15
Thou shalt not steal.
Leviticus 25:14
And if thou sell anything unto thy neighbour or buy anything of thy neighbour's hand, ye shall not oppress one another.
Deuteronomy 23:9
When the host goes forth against thine enemies, then keep thyself from every evil thing.