Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit.

Bible References

Thoughts

Proverbs 11:23
The desire of the righteous is only good, But the expectation of the wicked is wrath.
Proverbs 24:9
The devising of folly is sin, And the scoffer is an abomination to men.
Psalm 119:15
I will meditate on Your precepts And regard Your ways.
Psalm 139:23
Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me and know my anxious thoughts;
Isaiah 55:7
Let the wicked forsake his way And the unrighteous man his thoughts; And let him return to the LORD, And He will have compassion on him, And to our God, For He will abundantly pardon.
Jeremiah 4:14
Wash your heart from evil, O Jerusalem, That you may be saved. How long will your wicked thoughts Lodge within you?

Counsels

Psalm 12:2
They speak falsehood to one another; With flattering lips and with a double heart they speak.
Psalm 36:2
For it flatters him in his own eyes Concerning the discovery of his iniquity and the hatred of it.
Psalm 41:6
And when he comes to see me, he speaks falsehood; His heart gathers wickedness to itself; When he goes outside, he tells it.
Psalm 140:1
Rescue me, O LORD, from evil men; Preserve me from violent men
Matthew 2:3
When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him.
Matthew 26:4
and they plotted together to seize Jesus by stealth and kill Him.
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore do not go on passing judgment before the time, but wait until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of men's hearts; and then each man's praise will come to him from God.
2 Corinthians 4:2
but we have renounced the things hidden because of shame, not walking in craftiness or adulterating the word of God, but by the manifestation of truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.