Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of fools.

Bible References


Proverbs 3:34
Surely {the Lord is opposed to the arrogant (LXX/NT)}, but he gives grace to the lowly.
Proverbs 9:12
If thou are wise, thou are wise for thyself. And if thou scoff, thou alone shall bear it.
Isaiah 28:22
Now therefore be ye not scoffers, lest your bonds be made strong. For I have heard a decree of destruction from the Lord, LORD of hosts, upon the whole earth.
Isaiah 29:20
For the terrible one is brought to nothing, and the scoffer ceases. And all those who watch for iniquity are cut off,
Acts 13:40
Watch therefore, lest that which is spoken in the prophets should come upon you:
2 Peter 3:3
Knowing this first, that there will come at the end of the days, scoffers, proceeding according to their own desires,


Proverbs 7:22
He goes after her straightaway, as an ox goes to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks,
Proverbs 10:13
In the lips of him who has discernment wisdom is found, but a rod is for the back of him who is void of understanding.
Proverbs 17:10
A rebuke enters deeper into him who has understanding than a hundred stripes into a fool.
Proverbs 26:3
A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the back of fools.
Hebrews 12:6
For whom Lord loves he chastens. And he whips every son whom he receives.