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
When he came into Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking him,
Acts 10:7
When the angel who spoke to him had departed, Cornelius called two of his household servants and a devout soldier of those who waited on him continually.

Do violence to no man

Romans 13:9
For the commandments, "You shall not commit adultery," "You shall not murder," "You shall not steal," "You shall not give false testimony," "You shall not covet," and whatever other commandments there are, are all summed up in this saying, namely, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself."
Philippians 2:15
that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you are seen as lights in the world,

Accuse

Luke 19:8
Zacchaeus stood and said to the Lord, "Behold, Lord, half of my goods I give to the poor. If I have wrongfully exacted anything of anyone, I restore four times as much."
Exodus 20:16
"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.
Exodus 23:1
"You shall not spread a false report. Don't join your hand with the wicked to be a malicious witness.
Leviticus 19:11
"'You shall not steal. "'You shall not lie. "'You shall not deceive one another.
Titus 2:3
and that older women likewise be reverent in behavior, not slanderers nor enslaved to much wine, teachers of that which is good;
Revelation 12:10
I heard a loud voice in heaven, saying, "Now is come the salvation, the power, and the Kingdom of our God, and the authority of his Christ; for the accuser of our brothers has been thrown down, who accuses them before our God day and night.

And be

Philippians 4:11
Not that I speak in respect to lack, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content in it.
1 Timothy 6:8
But having food and clothing, we will be content with that.
Hebrews 13:5
Be free from the love of money, content with such things as you have, for he has said, "I will in no way leave you, neither will I in any way forsake you."

General references

Exodus 20:15
"You shall not steal.
Leviticus 25:14
"'If you sell anything to your neighbor, or buy from your neighbor, you shall not wrong one another.
Deuteronomy 23:9
When you go forth in camp against your enemies, then you shall keep yourselves from every evil thing.