Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

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Proverbs 15:18
A man of wrath will excite strife: and he slow to anger will appease contention.
Proverbs 16:27
A man of Belial dug up evil, and upon his lips, as a burning fire.
Proverbs 28:25
He enlarging the soul shall excite strife: and he trusting upon Jehovah shall he made fat
Proverbs 29:22
A man of anger will excite strife, and the possessor of wrath increased transgression.
James 4:1
Whence wars and fights among you? are they not hence, out of your sensual pleasures making war in your members


Proverbs 17:9
He covering transgression seeks love; and he perverting in the word, separates a, friend.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is slow to anger, possesses kindness; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,
James 5:20
Let him know, that he having turned the sinful from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall cover a multitude of sins.
1 Peter 4:8
More than all having intent love among yourselves: for love shall cover a multitude of sins.

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Proverbs 26:21
As charcoal to burning coals and woods to fire, and a man of strifes to kindle strife.