Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is evil: for of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaketh.

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Bible References

Good man

Matthew 12:35
A good man out of the good treasure of the heart produceth good things; and a wicked man out of the wicked treasure uttereth wicked things:
John 7:38
He that believeth on me, as the scripture hath said, rivers of living water shall flow from within him.
Ephesians 4:29
Let no corrupt word come out of your mouth; but what is good to useful edification, that it may benefit the hearers.
Ephesians 5:3
But fornication, and all uncleanness, or inordinate desire, let it not be even named among you; for so it becometh saints:
Colossians 4:6
Let your speech be always with grace, seasoned with discretion to know how ye ought to answer every one.

And an

Acts 5:3
But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan so filled thine heart, that thou shouldst lie to the holy Ghost, and keep back part of the price of the land?
Acts 8:19
saying, Give me also this power, that on whomsoever I lay hands, he may receive the holy Spirit.
Romans 3:13
Their throat is an open sepulchre: with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:
James 3:5
So the tongue is a small part of the body, yet boasteth great things. Behold how much fuel a little fire kindleth!
Jude 1:15
to pass judgement upon all, and to convict all the ungodly among them of all their wicked works, which they have impiously committed, and of all the hard things which impious sinners have spoken against Him.


Matthew 12:34
O race of vipers, how can ye speak good things, who are yourselves so wicked? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.

General references

Luke 24:14
And they were conversing together about all these things which had happened.