Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be in their calamities.

General references

Bible References

The righteous

1 Samuel 25:31
that this shall be no stumblingblock unto thee nor grief of heart unto my lord, either that thou hast shed blood causeless or that my lord has avenged himself; but when the LORD shall have dealt well with my lord, then remember thy handmaid.
2 Samuel 12:7
Then Nathan said to David, Thou art the man. Thus hath said the LORD God of Israel, I anointed thee king over Israel, and I delivered thee out of the hand of Saul,
2 Chronicles 16:7
And at that time Hanani, the seer, came to Asa, king of Judah, and said unto him, Because thou hast relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the LORD thy God, therefore, the host of the king of Syria has escaped out of thy hands.
2 Chronicles 25:16
And as the prophet was speaking these things unto him, he said unto him, Art thou appointed as the king's counsel? Forbear; why should thou be smitten? Then the prophet forbare and said, I know that God has determined to destroy thee because thou hast done this and hast not hearkened unto my counsel.
Proverbs 6:23
For the commandment is fire, and the law is light; and reproofs of chastening are the way of life,
Proverbs 9:8
Chasten not a scorner lest he hate thee; chasten a wise man, and he will love thee.
Proverbs 15:5
The fool despises his father's chastening, but he that regards reproof shall become prudent.
Proverbs 19:25
Smite a scorner, and the simple will become prudent, and reproving one that has understanding, he will understand knowledge.
Proverbs 25:12
As an earring of gold and an ornament of fine gold, so is he who reproves a wise man who has a docile ear.
Proverbs 27:5
Open rebuke is better than secret love.
Galatians 2:11
But when Peter was come to Antioch, I withstood him to the face because he was to be blamed.
Galatians 6:1
Brethren, if anyone is overtaken in a fault, ye who are spiritual restore such a one in the spirit of meekness, considering thyself lest thou also be tempted.
Revelation 3:19
As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten; be zealous therefore, and repent.

Smite, etc

Psalm 51:18
Do good in thy good pleasure unto Zion; build thou the walls of Jerusalem.
Psalm 125:4
Do good, O LORD, unto those that are good and to those that are upright in their hearts.
Matthew 5:44
But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless those that curse you, do good to those that hate you, and pray for those who speak evil about you, and persecute you;
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord give mercy unto the house of Onesiphorus for he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chain;
James 5:14
Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the congregation ; and let them pray for him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord;

General references

Proverbs 28:23
He that rebukes a man, afterwards shall find more favour than he that flatters with the tongue.