Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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Bible References


Genesis 47:7
And Joseph brought in Jacob his father and set him before Pharaoh; and Jacob blessed Pharaoh.
1 Samuel 12:2
And now, behold, your king walks before you. I am old and grayheaded, and, behold, my sons are with you, and I have walked before you from my childhood unto this day.
1 Chronicles 29:10
and blessed the LORD before all the congregation; and David said, Blessed be thou, LORD God of Israel our father, for ever and ever.
Ecclesiastes 4:13
Better is a poor and a wise child than an old and foolish king who will no longer be admonished.
Luke 1:6
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord, blameless.
Luke 2:29
Lord, now let thy slave depart in peace, according to thy word,
Philemon 1:9
yet for the sake of charity I rather beseech thee, being such a one as Paul the aged and now also a prisoner of Jesus Christ.

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Leviticus 19:32
Thou shalt rise up before grey hair and honour the face of the elder and fear thy God. I am the LORD.
Job 32:7
I said, Days shall speak, and the multitude of years shall declare wisdom.