Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.

Bible References

Counsel

Psalm 64:2
Hide me from the secret counsel of evil-doers, from the tumultuous crowd of the workers of iniquity,
Genesis 49:6
My soul, come not into their council; Mine honour, be not united with their assembly; For in their anger they slew men, And in their wantonness houghed oxen.
2 Chronicles 22:3
He also walked in the ways of the house of Ahab; for his mother was his counsellor to do wickedly.
Job 10:3
Doth it please thee to oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work of thy hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
Job 21:16
Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand. The counsel of the wicked be far from me!
Luke 23:51
(this man had not assented to their counsel and deed), of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews, who also waited, himself also, for the kingdom of God

Standeth

Psalm 26:12
My foot standeth in an even place; in the congregations will I bless Jehovah.
Romans 5:2
by whom we have also access by faith into this favour in which we stand, and we boast in hope of the glory of God.
Ephesians 6:13
For this reason take to you the panoply of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and, having accomplished all things, to stand.

Way

Psalm 1:6
For Jehovah knoweth the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked shall perish.
Psalm 36:4
He deviseth wickedness up on his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good: he abhorreth not evil.
Psalm 146:9
Jehovah preserveth the strangers; he lifteth up the fatherless and the widow; but the way of the wicked doth he subvert.
Proverbs 2:12
To deliver thee from the way of evil, from the man that speaketh froward things;
Proverbs 4:19
The way of the wicked is as darkness: they know not at what they stumble.
Proverbs 13:15
Good understanding procureth favour; but the way of the treacherous is hard.
Matthew 7:13
Enter in through the narrow gate, for wide the gate and broad the way that leads to destruction, and many are they who enter in through it.

Sitteth

Psalm 26:4
I have not sat with vain persons, neither have I gone in with dissemblers;
Psalm 119:115
Depart from me, ye evil-doers; and I will observe the commandments of my God.
Jeremiah 15:17
I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor exulted: I sat alone because of thy hand; for thou hast filled me with indignation.

Scornful

Proverbs 1:22
How long, simple ones, will ye love simpleness, and scorners take pleasure in their scorning, and the foolish hate knowledge?
Proverbs 3:34
He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.
Proverbs 9:12
If thou art wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; and if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.
Proverbs 19:29
Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of the foolish.

General references

Deuteronomy 14:6
And every beast that hath cloven hoofs, and the feet quite split open into double hoofs, and which cheweth the cud, among the beasts, that ye shall eat.
Job 34:8
And goeth in company with workers of iniquity, and walketh with wicked men.
Psalm 26:4
I have not sat with vain persons, neither have I gone in with dissemblers;
Proverbs 1:10
My son, if sinners entice thee, consent not.
Proverbs 4:14
Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men:
Luke 11:28
But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they who hear the word of God and keep it.