Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.

General references

Bible References


Genesis 47:7
Then Joseph brought his father Jacob and presented him to Pharaoh; and Jacob blessed Pharaoh.
1 Samuel 12:2
Now, here is the king walking before you, but I am old and gray, and behold my sons are with you. And I have walked before you from my youth even to this day.
1 Chronicles 29:10
So David blessed the Lord in the sight of all the assembly; and David said, “Blessed are You, O Lord God of Israel our father, forever and ever.
Ecclesiastes 4:13
A poor yet wise lad is better than an old and foolish king who no longer knows how to receive instruction.
Luke 1:6
They were both righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.
Luke 2:29
“Now Lord, You are releasing Your bond-servant to depart in peace,
According to Your word;
Philemon 1:9
yet for love’s sake I rather appeal to you—since I am such a person as Paul, the aged, and now also a prisoner of Christ Jesus—

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Leviticus 19:32
You shall rise up before the grayheaded and honor the aged, and you shall revere your God; I am the Lord.
Job 32:7
“I thought age should speak,
And increased years should teach wisdom.