Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, that I may answer him that reproacheth me.

Bible References

Be wise

Proverbs 10:1
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Proverbs 15:20
A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
Ecclesiastes 2:18
And I hated all my labor in which I labored under the sun, seeing that I must leave it to the man who shall be after me.
Philemon 1:7
For we have much joy and encouragement in thy love, because the bowels of the sanctified have been refreshed by thee, brother.
2 John 1:4
I rejoice exceedingly that I have found of thy children walking in truth, just as we received commandment from the Father.

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Psalm 119:42
So I shall have an answer for him who reproaches me, for I trust in thy word.
Psalm 127:4
As arrows in the hand of a mighty man, so are the sons of youth.