Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

{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
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love you.
Genesis 13:8
And Abram said unto Lot, Let there be no strife, I pray you, between me and you, and between my herdsmen and your herdsmen; for we are brethren.
Genesis 45:24
So he sent his brothers away, and they departed: and he said unto them, See that you fall not out by the way.
2 Samuel 2:26
Then Abner called to Joab, and said, Shall the sword devour forever? know you not that it will be bitterness in the latter end? how long shall it be then, before you bid the people return from following their brethren?
Isaiah 11:6
The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them.
Jeremiah 32:39
And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me forever, for the good of them, and of their children after them:
John 13:35
By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another.
John 17:21
That they all may be one; as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that you have sent me.
1 Corinthians 1:10
Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but that you be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.
Ephesians 4:3
Endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Philippians 2:2
Fulfill you my joy, that you be like minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love continue.
1 Peter 3:8
Finally, be all of one mind, having compassion one with another, love as brethren, be tender hearted, be courteous:
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loves not his brother abides in death.

General references

Exodus 36:10
And he coupled the five curtains one unto another: and the other five curtains he coupled one unto another.
Proverbs 15:17
Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a fatted ox with hatred.
Mark 3:25
And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand.