Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

As sheep

Luke 10:3
Go! Behold, I am sending you out like lambs in the midst of wolves!
Acts 20:29
I know that after my departure fierce wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock.

Wise

Genesis 3:1
Now the serpent was more crafty than any other {wild animal} which Yahweh God had made. He said to the woman, "Did God indeed say, 'You shall not eat from any tree in the garden'?"
Luke 21:15
for I will give you a mouth and wisdom that all your opponents will not be able to resist or contradict.
Romans 16:19
For [the report of] your obedience has reached to all; therefore I am rejoicing over you, and I want you to be wise toward what [is] good, but innocent toward what [is] evil.
1 Corinthians 14:20
Brothers, do not become children in [your] understanding, but with respect to wickedness be as a child, and in [your] understanding be mature.
2 Corinthians 11:3
But I am afraid lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds may be led astray from the sincerity and the purity of [devotion] to Christ.
Ephesians 5:15
Therefore, consider carefully how you live, not as unwise but as wise,
Colossians 1:9
Because of this also we, from the day we heard about [it], did not cease praying for you, and asking that you may be filled [with] the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual insight,
Colossians 4:5
Live with wisdom toward those outside, making the most of the time.

Harmless

Romans 16:18
For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own stomach, and by smooth speech and flattery they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting.
2 Corinthians 1:12
For our reason for boasting is this: the testimony of our conscience that we conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, in holiness and purity of motive from God, not in merely human wisdom, but by the grace of God.
2 Corinthians 8:20
[We are] trying to avoid this, lest anyone should find fault with us in this abundant gift that is being administered by us.
2 Corinthians 11:3
But I am afraid lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds may be led astray from the sincerity and the purity of [devotion] to Christ.
Philippians 2:15
in order that you may become blameless and innocent, children of God without fault in the midst of a crooked and perverted generation, among whom you shine as stars in the world,
1 Thessalonians 2:10
You [are] witnesses, and [so is] God, how devoutly and righteously and blamelessly we became to you who believe,
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Abstain from every form of evil.

General references

Genesis 32:8
And he thought, "If Esau comes to one company and destroys it, the remaining company will be [able] to escape."
Genesis 44:2
And my cup--the cup of silver--you shall put into the mouth of the sack of the youngest, and the money for his grain. And he did according to the word of Joseph that he had commanded.
1 Samuel 26:4
David sent spies, and he learned that Saul had come {for certain}.
Song of Songs 2:2
Like a lily among the thorns, so [is] my love among the maidens.
Habakkuk 1:3
Why do you cause me to see evil [while] you look at trouble? Destruction and violence happen before me; contention and strife arise.