Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Proverbs 10:12
Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all transgressions.
Proverbs 17:9
He who covers a transgression seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates chief friends.
Genesis 3:12
And the man said, The woman whom thou gave to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I ate.
Genesis 4:9
And LORD said to Cain, Where is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not. Am I my brother's keeper?
1 Samuel 15:13
And Samuel came to Saul. And Saul said to him, Blessed be thou of LORD. I have performed the commandment of LORD.
Job 31:33
if like Adam I have covered my transgressions by hiding my iniquity in my bosom
Psalm 32:3
When I kept silence, my bones wasted away through my groaning all the day long.
Jeremiah 2:22
For though thou wash thee with lye, and take thee much soap, yet thine iniquity is marked before me, says lord LORD.
Matthew 23:25
Woe to you, scholars and Pharisees, hypocrites! Because ye cleanse the outside of the cup and of the platter, but inside they are full of plunder and unrighteousness.


Leviticus 26:40
And they shall confess their iniquity, and the iniquity of their fathers, in their trespass which they trespassed against me, and also that, because they walked contrary to me,
1 Kings 8:47
yet if they shall rethink themselves in the land where they are carried captive, and turn again, and make supplication to thee in the land of those who carried them captive, saying, We have sinned, and have done perversely, we have
Job 33:27
He sings before men, and says, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it did not profit me.
Psalm 51:1
Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy loving kindness. According to the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions.
Daniel 9:20
And while I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before LORD my God for the holy mountain of my God,
Luke 15:18
After rising, I will go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have sinned against heaven and in thy sight.
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we lead ourselves astray, and the truth is not in us.

And forsaketh

Exodus 10:16
Then Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron in haste, and he said, I have sinned against LORD your God, and against you.
1 Samuel 15:30
Then he said, I have sinned. Yet honor me now, I pray thee, before the elders of my people, and before Israel, and turn again with me, that I may worship LORD thy God.
Matthew 3:6
and they were immersed by him in the Jordan, confessing their sins.
Matthew 27:4
saying, I sinned, having betrayed innocent blood. But they said, What is it to us? See thou to it.
Acts 26:20
but declaring first to those at Damascus and then at Jerusalem, and in all the region of Judea, and to the Gentiles, to repent and return to God, doing works worthy of repentance.

General references

Genesis 3:12
And the man said, The woman whom thou gave to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I ate.
Genesis 37:31
And they took Joseph's coat, and killed a he-goat, and dipped the coat in the blood.
Leviticus 13:23
But if the bright spot stays in its place, and be not spread, it is the scar of the boil, and the priest shall pronounce him clean.
Job 9:30
If I wash myself with snow water, and make my hands ever so clean,