Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.

Bible References

The desire

Proverbs 13:12
Hope deferred, sickeneth the heart, - but, a tree of life, is desire fulfilled.
1 Kings 1:48
Moreover also, thus and thus, hath said the king, - Blessed be Yahweh, God of Israel, who hath given, to-day, one to sit upon my throne, mine own eyes also beholding it.
Psalm 21:1
O Yahweh, in thy strength, will the king rejoice, and, in thy salvation, how greatly will he exult!
Song of Songs 3:4
Scarcely had I passed from them, when I found the beloved of my soul, - I caught him, and would not let him go, until that I had brought him into the house of my mother, and into the chamber of her that conceived me.
2 Timothy 4:7
The noble contest, have I contested, the race, have I finished, the faith, have I kept:
Revelation 7:14
And I at once said to him - My lord! thou, knowest! And he said unto me - These, are they who come out of the great tribulation, and they washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb;

It is

Proverbs 29:27
An abomination to the righteous, is the man of perversity, and, an abomination to the lawless, is a man of straightforward way.


Proverbs 3:7
Do not become wise in thine own eyes, revere Yahweh, and avoid evil:
Proverbs 16:6
By lovingkindness and fidelity, shall iniquity be covered, and, in the revering of Yahweh, is a turning away from wrong.
Job 28:28
And said to the son of earth, Lo! the reverence of the Lord, that, is wisdom, and, to avoid evil, is understanding.
Psalm 34:14
Depart from wickedness and do good, Aim at well-being, and pursue it.
Psalm 37:27
Turn from evil, and do good, and so settle down, unto times age-abiding.
2 Timothy 2:19
Howbeit, the firm foundation of God, standeth, having this seal - The Lord hath acknowledged them who are his, and, Let every one that nameth the name of the Lord stand aloof from unrighteousness.