Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
However, so that we do not offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up; and when you open its mouth, you will find a shekel. Take that and give it to them for you and Me.”
1 Kings 22:13
Then the messenger who went to summon Micaiah spoke to him saying, “Behold now, the words of the prophets are uniformly favorable to the king. Please let your word be like the word of one of them, and speak favorably.”
1 Corinthians 10:32
Give no offense either to Jews or to Greeks or to the church of God;
2 Corinthians 6:3
giving no cause for offense in anything, so that the ministry will not be discredited,
But we did not yield in subjection to them for even an hour, so that
the truth of the gospel would remain with you.
But the wisdom
from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, reasonable, full of mercy and good fruits, unwavering, without hypocrisy.
“And why do you not even on your own initiative judge what is right?