Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.

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Bible References


Matthew 18:35
So also my heavenly Father will do to you, unless each of you forgives his brother from your hearts!"
Leviticus 6:2
"When a person {displays infidelity} against Yahweh and he deceives his fellow citizen regarding something entrusted or {a pledge} or stealing or he exploits his fellow citizen,
Luke 17:3
"Be concerned about yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him.
1 Corinthians 6:6
But brother goes to court with brother, and this before unbelievers!
1 Corinthians 8:12
Now [if you] sin in this way against the brothers and wound their conscience, which is weak, you sin against Christ.
2 Corinthians 7:12
Consequently, even if I wrote to you, it was not because of the one who did wrong or because of the one who had been wronged, but in order that your diligence {on our behalf} might be revealed to you before God.
Colossians 3:13
putting up with one another and forgiving one another. If anyone should have a complaint against anyone, just as also the Lord forgave you, thus also you [do the same].
1 Thessalonians 4:6
not to transgress and to exploit his brother in the matter, because the Lord [is] the one who avenges concerning all these [things], just as also we told you beforehand and testified solemnly.


Leviticus 19:17
" 'You shall not hate your brother in your heart; you shall surely rebuke your fellow citizen, so that you do not incur sin {along with} him.
Psalm 141:5
Let a righteous one strike me in kindness, and let him chasten me. [It is] oil for [my] head; let not my head refuse. For still my prayer [is] against their evil deeds.
Proverbs 25:9
Argue your argument with your neighbor [himself], the secret of another do not disclose,

Thou hast

Proverbs 11:30
The fruit of righteousness is a tree of life, and he who captures souls [is] wise.
Romans 12:21
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
1 Corinthians 9:19
For [although I] am free from all [people], I have enslaved myself to all, in order that I may gain more.
James 5:19
My brothers, if anyone among you should wander away from the truth and someone turns him back,
1 Peter 3:1
In the same way, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some are disobedient to the word, they may be won over without a word by the conduct of their wives,

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Proverbs 27:5
Better a rebuke that is open than a love that is hidden.
Proverbs 28:23
He who rebukes a person will afterward find [more] favor than he who flatters [with the] tongue.