Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Proverbs 2:20
So that you may go in the way of good men, and keep in the footsteps of the upright.
Proverbs 12:2
A good man has grace in the eyes of the Lord; but the man of evil designs gets punishment from him.
Luke 23:50
Now there was a man named Joseph, a man of authority and a good and upright man
Acts 11:24
For he was a good man and full of the Holy Spirit and of faith: and a great number were joined to the Lord.
Romans 5:7
Now it is hard for anyone to give his life even for an upright man, though it might be that for a good man someone would give his life.


Psalm 37:25
I have been young, and now am old, but I have not seen the good man without help, or his children looking for bread.
Deuteronomy 15:7
If in any of your towns in the land which the Lord your God is giving you, there is a poor man, one of your countrymen, do not let your heart be hard or your hand shut to him;
Job 31:16
If I kept back the desire of the poor; if the widow's eye was looking for help to no purpose;
Luke 6:35
But be loving to those who are against you and do them good, and give them your money, not giving up hope, and your reward will be great and you will be the sons of the Most High: for he is kind to evil men, and to those who have hard hearts.

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Proverbs 17:18
A man without sense gives his hand in an agreement, and makes himself responsible before his neighbour.
Proverbs 18:9
He who does not give his mind to his work is brother to him who makes destruction.
Proverbs 22:26
Be not one of those who give their hands in an agreement, or of those who make themselves responsible for debts:
Proverbs 24:27
Put your work in order outside, and make it ready in the field; and after that, see to the building of your house.
Proverbs 27:23
Take care to have knowledge about the condition of your flocks, looking well after your herds;
John 6:12
And when they had had enough, Jesus said to his disciples, Take up the broken bits which are over, so that nothing may be wasted.
Romans 12:11
Be not slow in your work, but be quick in spirit, as the Lord's servants;
Ephesians 5:15
Take care then how you are living, not as unwise, but as wise;
Colossians 4:5
Be wise in your behaviour to those who are outside, making good use of the time.


Philippians 1:9
And my prayer is that you may be increased more and more in knowledge and experience;

General references

Proverbs 2:21
For the upright will be living in the land, and the good will have it for their heritage.
Matthew 5:42
Give to him who comes with a request, and keep not your property from him who would for a time make use of it.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain