Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Give not that which is holy unto the dogs, neither cast ye your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.

Bible References


Matthew 10:14
And whoever will not receive you, nor hear your words, while departing that house or that city, shake off the dust of your feet.
Matthew 15:26
And having answered, he said, It is not right to take the children's bread and cast it to the house dogs.
Proverbs 9:7
He who corrects a scoffer gets himself reviling. And he who reproves a wicked man [gets] himself a bruise.
Proverbs 26:11
As a dog who returns to his vomit, [is] a fool who repeats his folly.
Acts 13:45
But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled of envy, and contradicted the things spoken by Paul, contradicting and slandering.
Philippians 3:2
Beware of the dogs, beware of the evil workmen, beware of the excision.
Hebrews 6:6
and who fell away, to restore again to repentance, crucifying to themselves the Son of God, and disgracing him publicly.
Hebrews 10:29
By how much worse punishment do ye think he will deserve who has trampled the Son of God, and who considered profane the blood of the covenant by which he was sanctified, and who treated the Spirit of grace contemptuously?
2 Peter 2:22
But that of the TRUE proverb has happened to them, The dog returning to his own vomit, and the sow that washed to wallowing in mire.


Proverbs 11:22
A ring of gold in a swine's snout, [is] a fair woman who is without discretion.


Matthew 22:5
But having disregarded, they departed, one to his own farm, another to his merchandise,
Matthew 24:10
And then many will be caused to stumble, and they will betray each other and will hate each other.
2 Corinthians 11:26
in frequent journeys, in perils of flowing waters, in perils of bandits, in perils from my race, in perils from Gentiles, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils at sea, in perils among FALSE brothers,
2 Timothy 4:14
Alexander the coppersmith did many evil things to me. May the Lord repay him according to his works,

General references

Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man has a controversy with a foolish man, whether he be angry or laugh, there will be no rest.
Isaiah 36:21
But they held their peace, and answered him not a word. For the king's commandment was, saying, Answer him not.
Mark 8:13
And having left them, having entered again into a boat, he departed to the other side.
1 Corinthians 14:38
But if any man is ignorant, let him be ignorant.