Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.

Getteth understanding

Bible References

Refuseth

Proverbs 1:24
Because I have called and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one responded;
Proverbs 5:11
and thou mourn at the last when thy flesh and thy body are consumed
Proverbs 8:33
Hearken unto chastening, and be wise; refuse it not.
Psalm 50:17
Seeing thou dost hate chastening and dost cast my words behind thee.
Hebrews 12:15
looking diligently that no one deviate from the grace of God, lest any root of bitterness springing up impede you, and thereby many be defiled,

Instruction

Proverbs 29:1
He that being often reproved hardens his neck shall suddenly be destroyed and that without remedy.
Isaiah 1:5
Why should I chastise you any more? Ye will revolt more and more; every head is sick, and every heart faint.
Jeremiah 5:3
O LORD, are not thine eyes upon the truth? Thou hast stricken them, but they did not feel it; thou hast consumed them, but they have refused to receive chastisement; they have made their faces harder than a rock; they have refused to return.
Ezekiel 24:13
In thy perverse filthiness thou shalt die because I have cleansed thee, and thou didst not cleanse thyself from thy uncleanness; thou shalt never cleanse thyself again, until I have caused my fury to rest upon thee.

Heareth

Proverbs 5:13
and have not obeyed the voice of those who chastened me, nor inclined my ear to those that instructed me!
Deuteronomy 21:18
When anyone has a stubborn and rebellious son, who will not obey the voice of his father or the voice of his mother and when they have chastened him, will not hearken unto them,
Matthew 7:24
Therefore, whosoever hears these words of mine and does them, I will liken him unto a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock;
James 1:22
But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.
Revelation 3:19
As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten; be zealous therefore, and repent.

Getteth understanding

Proverbs 15:14
The heart of him that has understanding seeks wisdom, but the mouth of fools feeds on foolishness.
Proverbs 18:15
The heart of the man of understanding acquires wisdom, and the ear of the wise seeks knowledge.