Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.

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A generation

Proverbs 30:12
A generation! Pure in its own eyes, yet, from its filth, hath it not been bathed,
Matthew 3:7
But, seeing, many of the Pharisees and Sadducees, coming unto his immersion, he said to them, - Broods of vipers! who suggested to you, to be fleeing from the coming wrath?
1 Peter 2:9
But, ye, are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for a peculiar treasure, that, the excellences, ye may tell forth, of him who, out of darkness, hath called you into his marvellous light: -

That curseth

Proverbs 30:17
The eye that mocketh a father, and despiseth to obey a mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young of the eagle shall eat it.
Proverbs 20:20
Whoso revileth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.
Leviticus 20:9
When, any man whatsoever, curseth his father or his mother, he shall surely be put to death, - his father or his mother, hath he cursed, his blood, shall be upon himself.
Deuteronomy 21:20
and shall say unto the elders of his city: This our son, is rebellious and insulting, - he will not hearken unto our voice, - a glutton and a tippler.
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed, be he that holdeth in light esteem his father or his mother. And all the people shall say - Amen.
Matthew 15:4
For, God, said - Honour thy father and thy mother, and - He that revileth father or mother, let him, surely die!
Mark 7:10
For, Moses, said - Honour thy father and thy mother, and - He that revileth father or mother, let him, surely die, -


1 Timothy 5:4
Howbeit, if, any widow, hath, children or grandchildren, let them be learning - first, unto their own house, to be shewing reverence, and, returns, to be making unto their progenitors; for, this, is acceptable before God;

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Proverbs 6:20
Observe thou, my son, the commandment of thy father, and do not decline from the instruction of thy mother: