Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


{A Song of degrees of David.} Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Bible References

How good

Psalm 122:6
Ask ye the peace of Jerusalem: they loving thee shall be at rest
Genesis 13:8
And Abram will say to Lot, Now there shall not be strife between me and between thee, and between my shepherds and between thy shepherds, for we are men brethren.
Genesis 45:24
And he will send his brethren away, and they will go; and he will say to them, Ye shall not be angry in the way.
2 Samuel 2:26
And Abner will call to Joab and say, Shall the sword consume forever? knewest thou not that it will be bitter at the last? and how long wilt thou not say to the people to turn back from after their brethren?
Isaiah 11:6
The wolf dwelt with the lamb; and the panther will lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the falling together, and a little boy leading with them.
Jeremiah 32:39
And I gave to them one heart and one way, to fear me all the days, for good to them and to their sons after them.
John 13:35
In this all shall know that ye are disciples to me, if ye have love in one another.
John 17:21
That all might be one; as thou, Father, in me, and I in thee, that they also be one in us; that the world might believe that thou sentest me.
1 Corinthians 1:10
And I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same, and there be no divisions in you; and ye be set in order in the same mind and in the same knowledge.
Ephesians 4:3
Striving earnestly to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Philippians 2:2
Fill ye up my joy, that ye may have the same in mind, having the same love, unanimous, being one in mind.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love remain.
1 Peter 3:8
And finally, all unanimous, suffering together, loving the brethren, having good bowels, an affectionate disposition:
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death to life, for we love the brethren. He not loving the brother remains in death.

General references

Exodus 36:10
And he will bind together the five curtains, the one to the one: and the curtains he joined the one to the one.
Proverbs 15:17
Good a ration of herbs and love there, above an ox of the stall and hatred with it.
Mark 3:25
And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand.