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 mandates of Jehovah are straight, rejoicing the heart: the command of Jehovah pure, enlightening the eyes.
Psalm 119:98
Above mine enemies thou wilt make me wise from thy commands, for It is forever to me.
Isaiah 8:20
To the law and to the testimony if they will not speak according to this word, because no morning is in them.
2 Peter 1:19
And we have the prophetic word more firm; which holding to, ye do well, as to a light shining in a dusty place, even till the day shine through, and the morning star spring up in your hearts:


Revelation 2:5
Therefore remember whence thou hest fallen, and repent, and do the first works; and if not, I come to thee quickly, and I will move the chandelier out of its place, except thou repent.

And reproofs

Proverbs 5:12
And thou saidst, How did I hate instruction, and my heart despise reproofs
Proverbs 15:31
The ear hearing the reproof of life shall lodge in the midst of the wise.
Proverbs 29:15
The rod and reproofs will give wisdom: and the youth being left shames his mother.
Leviticus 19:17
Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thy heart: rebuking, thou shalt rebuke thy neighbor, and thou shalt not take sin upon him.
Psalm 141:5
The just one shall smite me; a mercy: and he shall admonish me, an oil of the head it shall not decorate my head: for yet my prayer in their evils.

The way

Proverbs 3:18
She is a tree of life to all holding upon her: and happy he holding her fast
Proverbs 4:4
And he taught me, and he will say to me, Thy heart shall hold fast my words: watch my commands and live.
Proverbs 15:24
The path of life is above to the understanding one, to depart from hades below.
Jeremiah 21:8
And to this people thou shalt say, Thus said Jehovah, Behold me giving before your face the way of life and the way of death.

General references

Proverbs 2:11
Meditation shall watch over thee, understanding shall guard thee: