Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?

Bible References

Proclaim

Proverbs 25:14
Whosoever boasts in a gift of falsehood is like clouds and wind without rain.
Proverbs 27:2
Let another man praise thee and not thine own mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips.
Matthew 6:2
Therefore, when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They already have their reward.
Luke 18:8
I tell you that he will avenge them speedily. Nevertheless when the Son of man comes, shall he find faith on the earth?
Luke 22:33
And he said unto him, Lord, I am ready to go with thee, both into prison and to death.
2 Corinthians 12:11
I have been a fool, glorying; ye have compelled me; for I ought to have been commended of you, for in nothing am I behind the grandiose apostles, though I am nothing.

But

Psalm 12:1
Help, LORD; for the merciful man ceases, for the faithful fail from among the children of men.
Ecclesiastes 7:28
which my soul yet seeks, but I find not: one man among a thousand I have found, but a woman among all those I have not found.
Jeremiah 5:1
Run ye to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem and see now and find out and seek in the broad places thereof, if ye can find a man, if there be any that execute judgment, that seek the truth; and I will pardon the city.
Micah 7:2
The merciful man of the earth is missing: and there is no one upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt each man his brother with a net.
Luke 18:8
I tell you that he will avenge them speedily. Nevertheless when the Son of man comes, shall he find faith on the earth?
John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him and said of him, Behold a true Israelite, in whom is no guile!