Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Also I said, It is not good that ye do: ought ye not to walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the heathen our enemies?
It is not
1 Samuel 2:24
No, my sons, for it is no good report that I hear. Ye make LORD's people to transgress.
A man of violence entices his neighbor, and leads him in a way that is not good.
Also to punish a righteous man is not good, [nor] to smite nobles for uprightness.
To respect the person of a wicked man is not good, [nor] to turn aside a righteous man in judgment.
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good. And he who hastens with his feet sins.
These also are from the wise: To have respect of persons in judgment is not good.
But the former governors who were before me charged the people, and took bread and wine from them, besides forty shekels of silver. Yes, even their servants bore rule over the people. But I did not so, because of the fear of God.
And Abraham said, Because I thought, Surely the fear of God is not in this place, and they will kill me because of my wife.
And Joseph said to them the third day, This do, and live, for I fear God:
Take thou no interest from him or increase, but fear thy God, that thy brother may live with thee.
Indeed therefore the congregations throughout the whole of Judea and Galilee and Samaria had peace, being edified. And, going in the fear of the Lord and in the encouragement of the Holy Spirit, they were multiplied.