Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

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Proverbs 15:18
A wrathful man stirs up contention, but he who is slow to anger appeases strife.
Proverbs 16:27
A worthless man devises mischief, and in his lips there is as a scorching fire.
Proverbs 28:25
He who is of a greedy spirit stirs up strife, but he who puts his trust in LORD shall be made fat.
Proverbs 29:22
An angry man stirs up strife, and a wrathful man abounds in transgression.
James 4:1
From where are wars and fightings among you? Is it not from here: from your pleasures warring in your body-parts?


Proverbs 17:9
He who covers a transgression seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates chief friends.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient and is kind. Love does not envy. Love does not brag, and is not puffed up.
James 5:20
let him know that he who converts a sinful man from his wandering way, will save a soul from death, and will hide a multitude of sins.
1 Peter 4:8
And above all having fervent love for yourselves, because love will cover a multitude of sins,

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Proverbs 26:21
[As] coals are to hot embers, and wood to fire, so is a contentious man to inflame strife.