Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that loveth pureness of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.

For the grace of his lips

General references

Bible References

That

Proverbs 16:13
Righteous lips are the delight of kings,
And he who speaks right is loved.
Psalm 101:6
My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me;
He who walks in a blameless way is the one who will minister to me.
Matthew 5:8
“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

For the grace of his lips

Psalm 45:2
You are fairer than the sons of men;
Grace is poured upon Your lips;
Therefore God has blessed You forever.
Luke 4:22
And all were speaking well of Him, and wondering at the gracious words which were falling from His lips; and they were saying, “Is this not Joseph’s son?”

The king

Genesis 41:39
So Pharaoh said to Joseph, “Since God has informed you of all this, there is no one so discerning and wise as you are.
Ezra 7:6
This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the Lord God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all he requested because the hand of the Lord his God was upon him.
Nehemiah 2:4
Then the king said to me, “What would you request?” So I prayed to the God of heaven.
Esther 10:3
For Mordecai the Jew was second only to King Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews and in favor with his many kinsmen, one who sought the good of his people and one who spoke for the welfare of his whole nation.
Daniel 2:46
Then King Nebuchadnezzar fell on his face and did homage to Daniel, and gave orders to present to him an offering and fragrant incense.
Daniel 3:30
Then the king caused Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego to prosper in the province of Babylon.
Daniel 6:20
When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, “Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?”

General references

Proverbs 16:13
Righteous lips are the delight of kings,
And he who speaks right is loved.