Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:

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Bible References

The commandment

Psalm 19:8
The precepts of Jehovah are right, rejoicing the heart: The commandment of Jehovah is pure, enlightening the eyes.
Psalm 119:98
Thy commandments make me wiser than mine enemies; For they are ever with me.
Isaiah 8:20
To the law and to the testimony! if they speak not according to this word, surely there is no morning for them.
2 Peter 1:19
And we have the word of prophecy made more sure; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day-star arise in your hearts:


Revelation 2:5
Remember therefore whence thou art fallen, and repent and do the first works; or else I come to thee, and will move thy candlestick out of its place, except thou repent.

And reproofs

Proverbs 5:12
And say, How have I hated instruction, And my heart despised reproof;
Proverbs 15:31
The ear that hearkeneth to the reproof of life Shall abide among the wise.
Proverbs 29:15
The rod and reproof give wisdom; But a child left to himself causeth shame to his mother.
Leviticus 19:17
Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thy heart: thou shalt surely rebuke thy neighbor, and not bear sin because of him.
Psalm 141:5
Let the righteous smite me, it shall be a kindness; And let him reprove me, it shall be as oil upon the head; Let not my head refuse it: For even in their wickedness shall my prayer continue.

The way

Proverbs 3:18
She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: And happy is every one that retaineth her.
Proverbs 4:4
And he taught me, and said unto me: Let thy heart retain my words; Keep my commandments, and live;
Proverbs 15:24
To the wise the way of life goeth upward, That he may depart from Sheol beneath.
Jeremiah 21:8
And unto this people thou shalt say, Thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I set before you the way of life and the way of death.

General references

Proverbs 2:11
Discretion shall watch over thee; Understanding shall keep thee: