Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Blessings are upon the head of the just: but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.

Bible References

Blessings

Proverbs 11:26
He that withholds grain, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that sells it.
Proverbs 24:25
But to them that rebuke him shall be delight, and a good blessing shall come upon them.
Proverbs 28:20
A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that makes haste to be rich shall not go unpunished.
Deuteronomy 28:2
And all these blessings shall come on you, and overtake you, if you shall hearken unto the voice of the LORD your God.
Job 29:13
The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me: and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord give mercy unto the house of Onesiphorus; for he often refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chains:

Violence

Proverbs 10:11
The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life: but violence covers the mouth of the wicked.
Esther 7:8
Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen upon the bed on which Esther was. Then said the king, Will he force the queen also before me in the house? As the word went out of the king's mouth, they covered Haman's face.
Psalm 107:42
The righteous shall see it, and rejoice: and all iniquity shall stop its mouth.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatsoever things the law says, it says to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.