Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

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Proverbs 1:22
How long, ye simple, will ye love simplicity? and mockers delight to mock for them, and the foolish hate knowledge?
Proverbs 5:12
And thou saidst, How did I hate instruction, and my heart despise reproofs
Proverbs 15:5
The foolish will deride his father's instruction: and he watching reproof will be crafty.
Proverbs 18:2
The foolish one will not delight in understanding, but in, the disclosings of his heart
John 3:18
He believing in him is not judged: and he not believing has been already judged, because he has not believed in the name of the only born Son of God.
Romans 1:28
And as they chose not to have God in knowledge, God delivered them to an adulterated purpose, to do things not fitting;

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Deuteronomy 32:28
For they a nation destroying counsels, And no understanding in them.