Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The innocent

Matthew 27:19
And [while] he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent [a message] to him, saying, "{Have nothing to do with that righteous man}, for I have suffered much as a result of a dream today because of him.")
2 Kings 24:4
Also, [for] the blood of the innocent that he had shed--and he filled Jerusalem [with] innocent blood--Yahweh was not willing to forgive.
Jeremiah 26:15
Only you must certainly know that if you put me to death, you will bring on yourselves innocent blood, and on this city and on its inhabitants, for {truly} Yahweh sent me to you to speak all these words in your ears."
Jonah 1:14
So they cried out to Yahweh, and they said, "O Yahweh! Please do not let us perish because of this man's life, and {do not make us guilty of innocent blood}, because you, O Yahweh, did what you wanted."
Luke 23:22
So he said to them a third [time], "Why? What wrong has this man done? I found no basis for an accusation {deserving death} in him. Therefore I will punish him [and] release [him]."
John 19:7
The Jews replied to him, "We have a law, and according to the law he ought to die, because he made himself out to be the Son of God!"
Acts 13:28
And [although they] found no charge [worthy] of death, they asked Pilate [that] he be executed.
Hebrews 7:26
For a high priest such as this indeed is fitting for us, holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners, and having become exalted [above] the heavens,
1 Peter 1:19
but with the precious blood of Christ, like [that of] an unblemished and spotless lamb


Matthew 27:25
And all the people answered [and] said, "His blood [be] on us and on our children!"
Acts 18:15
But if it is questions concerning a word and names and {your own law}, see to [it] yourselves! I do not wish to be a judge of these [things]."
1 Timothy 4:2
by the hypocrisy of liars, who are seared in their own conscience,
Titus 1:16
They profess to know God, but by their deeds they deny [him], [because they] are detestable and disobedient, and unfit for every good deed.
1 John 3:12
not as Cain, who was of the evil one and violently murdered his brother. And {for what reason} did he violently murder him? Because his deeds were evil and the [deeds] of his brother [were] righteous.
Revelation 11:10
And those who live on the earth will rejoice over them, and will celebrate and will send gifts to one another, because these two prophets tormented those who live on the earth.

General references

Exodus 32:35
And Yahweh afflicted the people because they had made the bull calf that Aaron had made.
Leviticus 22:19
[it must be] without defect {to be acceptable for you}: a male among the cattle, among the sheep, or among the goats.
Deuteronomy 19:10
[Do this] so that innocent blood will not be shed in the midst of your land that Yahweh your God [is] giving to you [as an] inheritance and [thereby] bloodguilt would be on you.
Deuteronomy 27:25
'Cursed be the one who takes a bribe {to murder an innocent person}.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'
Proverbs 1:18
They lie in wait for their [own] blood. They ambush their [own] lives.
Proverbs 28:17
A person who is burdened with [the] blood of {another}, until death he will flee; do not take hold of him.
Mark 6:26
And [although he] was deeply grieved, the king, because of his oaths and {dinner guests}, did not want to refuse her.
Luke 14:30
saying, 'This man began to build and was not able to finish!'