Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The simple

Proverbs 1:4
To give prudence to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion.
Proverbs 8:5
O you simple, understand wisdom: and, you fools, be of an understanding heart.
Proverbs 14:15
The simple believes every word: but the prudent man looks well where he is going.
Proverbs 19:25
Smite a scoffer, and the simple will beware: and reprove one that has understanding, and he will understand knowledge.
Proverbs 22:3
A prudent man foresees the evil, and hides himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Proverbs 27:12
A prudent man foresees the evil, and hides himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Psalm 19:7
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.
Psalm 119:130
The entrance of your words gives light; it gives understanding unto the simple.
Romans 16:18
For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the innocent.


Proverbs 6:32
But whosoever commits adultery with a woman lacks understanding: he that does it destroys his own soul.
Proverbs 9:4
Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here: as for him that lacks understanding, she says to him,
Proverbs 10:13
In the lips of him that has understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.
Proverbs 12:11
He that tills his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that follows vain persons is void of understanding.
Proverbs 19:2
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; and he that hastens with his feet sins.
Proverbs 24:30
I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;
Jeremiah 4:22
For my people are foolish, they have not known me; they are stupid children, and they have no understanding: they are wise to do evil, but how to do good they have no knowledge.
Matthew 15:16
And Jesus said, Are you also yet without understanding?