Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


Psalm 64:2
Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked, from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity:
Genesis 49:6
Let my soul not enter into their secret; nor let my honour join their assembly; for in their anger they slew a man, and in their own will they dug down a wall.
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
Is it good unto thee that thou should oppress, that thou should reject the work of thine hands and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
Job 21:16
Behold that their good is not in their hands; the counsel of the wicked is far from me.
Luke 23:51
(the same had not consented in the counsel nor in their deeds); he was of Arimathaea, a city of Judea, who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.


Psalm 26:12
I have walked uprightly; in the congregations I will bless the LORD.
Romans 5:2
by whom we also have access by faith into this grace in which we stand and glory in hope of the glory of the sons of God.
Ephesians 6:13
Therefore, take unto you the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day and stand fast, all the work having been finished.


Psalm 1:6
For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, but the way of the ungodly shall perish.
Psalm 36:4
He devises iniquity upon his bed; he sets himself in a way that is not good; he does not abhor evil.
Psalm 146:9
The LORD preserves the strangers; he raises up the fatherless and widow; but the way of the wicked he turns upside down.
Proverbs 2:12
to deliver thee from the evil way, from the man that speaks perversion,
Proverbs 4:19
The way of the wicked is as darkness; they do not know in what they stumble.
Proverbs 13:15
Good understanding brings forth grace: but the way of transgressors is hard.
Matthew 7:13
Enter ye in at the narrow gate, for the way that leads to destruction is wide and spacious, and those who follow it are many;


Psalm 26:4
I have not sat with vain persons, neither will I go in with hypocrites.
Psalm 119:115
Depart from me, ye evildoers; for I will keep the commandments of my God.
Jeremiah 15:17
I did not sit in the assembly of the mockers, nor did I become puffed up by reason of thy prophecy; I sat alone because thou hast filled me with indignation.


Proverbs 1:22
How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and the fools hate knowledge?
Proverbs 3:34
Surely he scorns the scorners; but he gives grace unto the humble.
Proverbs 9:12
If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.
Proverbs 19:29
Judgments are prepared for scorners and stripes for the back of fools.

General references

Deuteronomy 14:6
and every animal that parts the hoof and cleaves the cleft into two claws and chews the cud among the beasts that ye shall eat.
Job 34:8
Who goes in company with the workers of iniquity, and walks with wicked men.
Psalm 26:4
I have not sat with vain persons, neither will I go in with hypocrites.
Proverbs 1:10
My son, if sinners entice thee, do not consent.
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, Rather, blessed are those that hear the word of God and keep it.