Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, and shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren.

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Bible References


Proverbs 11:29
He that troubleth his own house shall inherit wind; and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.
Proverbs 14:35
The king's favour is toward a wise servant; but his wrath is against him that causeth shame.
Genesis 24:4
but thou shalt go to my land and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son Isaac.
Ecclesiastes 4:13
Better is a poor but wise youth than an old and foolish king, who knoweth no more how to be admonished.


Proverbs 10:5
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
Proverbs 19:26
He that ruineth his father and chaseth away his mother is a son that causeth shame and bringeth reproach.
Proverbs 29:15
The rod and reproof give wisdom; but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.

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Genesis 41:41
And Pharaoh said to Joseph, See, I have set thee over all the land of Egypt.