Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:

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Bible References


Proverbs 2:2
So that you incline your ear unto wisdom, and apply your heart to understanding;
Proverbs 4:6
Forsake her not, and she shall preserve you: love her, and she shall keep you.


Job 17:14
I have said to corruption, You are my father: to the worm, You are my mother, and my sister.
Song of Songs 8:1
O that you were as my brother, that nursed at the breasts of my mother! if I should find you outside, I would kiss you; yea, I would not be despised.
Matthew 12:49
And he stretched forth his hand toward his disciples, and said, Behold my mother and my brothers!
Luke 11:27
And it came to pass, as he spoke these things, a certain woman of the crowd lifted up her voice, and said unto him, Blessed is the womb that bore you, and the breasts which you have nursed.

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Proverbs 1:2
To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding;
Proverbs 6:20
My son, keep your father's commandment, and forsake not the law of your mother: