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
then this will not be an obstacle for you or a stumbling block of conscience for my lord [either] by the shedding of blood without cause or by {my lord taking matters into his own hands}. And when Yahweh does good to my lord, then remember your female servant."
2 Samuel 12:7
Then Nathan said to him, "You [are] the man! Thus says Yahweh the God of Israel: 'I anointed you as king over Israel, and I delivered you from the hand of Saul.
2 Chronicles 16:7
And at that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah and said to him, "On account of your reliance upon the king of Aram, and [since] you did not rely on Yahweh your God, therefore the troops of the king of Aram escaped from your hand.
2 Chronicles 25:16
And it happened [that] while he was speaking to him, he said to him, "Have we appointed you as a counselor to the king? Stop--{why should you be killed}?" So the prophet stopped and said, "I know that God has determined to destroy you, because you have done this and have not listened to my advice."
Proverbs 6:23
For [like] a lamp [is] a commandment, and instruction [is] light, and the way of life [is the] reproof of discipline,
Proverbs 9:8
Do not rebuke a scoffer, lest he hate you; rebuke the wise and he will love you.
Proverbs 15:5
A fool will despise the instruction of his father, but he who guards reproof is prudent.
Proverbs 19:25
The scoffer you shall strike, and the simple, may they learn prudence, and reprove the intelligent [and] he will gain knowledge.
Proverbs 25:12
A ring of gold and an ornament of fine gold [is] a rebuke of the wise to the ear of a listener.
Proverbs 27:5
Better a rebuke that is open than a love that is hidden.
Galatians 2:11
But when Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed [him] to his face, because he was condemned.
Galatians 6:1
Brothers, even if a person is caught in some trespass, you [who are] spiritual restore such a person in a spirit of humility, looking out for yourself, lest you also be tempted.
Revelation 3:19
As many as I love, I reprove and discipline. Be zealous, therefore, and repent!

Smite, etc

Psalm 51:18
Do good in your favor toward Zion. Build the walls of Jerusalem.
Psalm 125:4
Do good, O Yahweh, to the good, and to [those] upright in their hearts.
Matthew 5:44
But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he refreshed me many times, and was not ashamed of my imprisonment,
James 5:14
Is anyone among you sick? He should summon the elders of the church and they should pray over him, anointing him with olive oil in the name of the Lord.

General references

Proverbs 28:23
He who rebukes a person will afterward find [more] favor than he who flatters [with the] tongue.