Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.

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Proverbs 2:14
Who rejoice to do evil, and delight in the perverseness of the wicked;
Proverbs 16:28
A perverse man sows strife: and a whisperer separates best friends.
Proverbs 21:8
The way of man is perverse and strange: but as for the pure, his work is right.

He deviseth

Proverbs 6:18
A heart that devises wicked imaginations, feet that are swift in running to evil,
Psalm 36:4
He devises mischief upon his bed; he sets himself in a way that is not good; he abhors not evil.
Isaiah 32:7
The schemes also of the schemer are evil: he devises wicked plans to destroy the poor with lying words, even when the needy speaks justly.
Isaiah 57:20
But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt.
Ezekiel 11:2
Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:
Micah 2:1
Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practice it, because it is in the power of their hand.


Proverbs 6:19
A false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brethren.
Proverbs 16:28
A perverse man sows strife: and a whisperer separates best friends.
Proverbs 22:8
He that sows iniquity shall reap trouble: and the rod of his anger shall fail.
Proverbs 26:17
He that passes by, and meddles with a quarrel not belonging to him, is like one that takes a dog by the ears.
Hosea 8:7
For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: the stalk has no bud: it shall yield no meal: if so be it does yield, the aliens shall swallow it up.
Romans 16:17
Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them who cause divisions and offenses contrary to the doctrine which you have learned; and avoid them.
Galatians 6:7
Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man sows, that shall he also reap.

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Proverbs 24:2
For their heart studies destruction, and their lips talk of mischief.