Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends.

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Bible References

Froward

Proverbs 6:14
perversion in his heart, he devises evil; at all times he will send out discord.
Proverbs 15:18
A man who is hot-tempered will stir up strife, but he who is slow [to] {anger}, he will calm contention.
Proverbs 18:8
The words of a whisper [are] like delicious morsels, and they themselves go down [to] inner parts of the body.
Proverbs 26:20
For lack of wood, a fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling will cease.
Proverbs 29:22
A man of anger will stir strife, and the owner of anger, much transgression.
Proverbs 30:33
For pressing milk produces curd, and pressing the nose produces blood, so pressing {anger} produces strife.
1 Timothy 6:3
If anyone teaches other doctrine and does not devote himself to the sound words of our Lord Jesus Christ and the teaching [that is] in accordance with godliness,
James 3:14
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and tell lies against the truth.

A whisperer

Proverbs 17:9
He who forgives an affront fosters love, but he who waits on a matter will alienate a friend.
Genesis 3:1
Now the serpent was more crafty than any other {wild animal} which Yahweh God had made. He said to the woman, "Did God indeed say, 'You shall not eat from any tree in the garden'?"
1 Samuel 24:9
Then David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to the words of people who say: 'Look, David [is] {seeking to do you harm}'?
Romans 1:29
being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, greediness, malice, full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malevolence. [They are] gossipers,
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid lest somehow [when I] arrive, I will not find you as I want, and I may be found by you as you do not want. [I am afraid] lest somehow [there will be] strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, pride, disorder.

General references

1 Samuel 24:9
Then David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to the words of people who say: 'Look, David [is] {seeking to do you harm}'?