Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
All the ways of man are clean in his eyes, and Jehovah tried the spirits.
The multitude of man will call each his mercy: and a man of faithfulness who shall find?
A generation pure in its eyes, and not washed from its finding.
For he made smooth to himself in his eyes, to find his iniquity to hate.
The Pharisee having stood, prayed these to himself, O God, I return thee thanks that I am not as the rest of men, rapacious, unjust, adulterers, or also as this publican.
For if any think to be something, being nothing, he deceives himself.
And be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
If thou shalt say, Behold, we knew not this; will not he trying hearts, understand? and he guarding thy soul, knew? and he turned back to man according to his work.
1 Samuel 16:7
And Jehovah will say to Samuel, Thou shalt not look upon his aspect or upon the height of his stature; for I rejected him: for not what man will see, for man will see with the eyes, and Jehovah will see at the heart
I Jehovah searching the heart, trying the reins, to give to each according to his way, according to the fruit of his doings.
And he said to them, Ye are they justifying yourselves before men; and God knows your hearts: for the high with men is abomination before God.
And Jesus himself trusted not himself to them, for he knew all,
And her children will I kill in death; and all the churches shall know that I am he searching the reins and hearts: and I will give to you each according to our works.