Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.

Bible References


Proverbs 6:19
A witness of falsehood, breathing out lies, and sending strife between brethren.
Genesis 4:5
And to Cain and to his offering he looked not: and Cain will be very angry, and his countenance will fall.
Genesis 27:41
And Esau will lie in wait for Jacob, because of the blessing which his father blessed him: and Esau will say in his heart, The days of mourning of my father will draw near, and I will kill Jacob my brother.
Genesis 32:6
And the messengers will turn back to Jacob, saying, We came to thy brother, to Esau, and also he came to thy meeting, and four hundred men with him.
Genesis 37:3
And Israel loved Joseph above all his sons, for to him he was the son of old age: and he made for him a tunic (reaching to the soles of the feet).
2 Samuel 13:22
And Absalom spake not with Amnon, from evil and even to good: for Absalom hated Amnon for the word that he humbled Tamar his sister.
1 Kings 2:23
And king Solomon will swear by Jehovah, saying, Thus will God do to me, and thus will he add, for Adonijah spoke this word against his soul.
1 Kings 12:16
And all Israel will see that the king heard not to them, and the people will turn back the king word, saying, What part to us in David? and no inheritance in the son of Jesse: to thy tents, O Israel: now see to thy house, David. And Israel will go to their tents.
2 Chronicles 13:17
And Abijah and his people will strike upon them a great blow: and there will fall wounded from Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.
Acts 15:39
Therefore there was an incitement, so that they separated from one another: and Barnabas, having taken Mark, sailed to Cyprus;


Proverbs 16:32
He slow to anger is, good above the strong; and, he ruling over his spirit above him taking a city,