Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that backbiteth not with his tongue, nor doeth evil to his neighbour, nor taketh up a reproach against his neighbour.

General references

Bible References

Backbiteth

Psalm 101:5
Whosoever secretly slanders his neighbour, I will cut off; he that has a high look and a proud heart I will not suffer.
Leviticus 19:16
Thou shalt not travel about as a talebearer among thy people; neither shalt thou stand against the blood of thy neighbour. I am the LORD.
Jeremiah 9:4
Take heed each one of his neighbour, and trust ye not in any brother: for every brother will utterly supplant, and every neighbour will walk with slanders.
Romans 1:30
backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents,
Titus 3:2
That they speak evil of no one, that they not be contentious, but gentle, showing all meekness unto all men.
James 4:11
Murmur not against one another, brethren. He that speaks evil of his brother and judges his brother, speaks evil of the law and judges the law; but if thou judge the law, thou art not a keeper of the law, but a judge.
1 Peter 2:1
Having therefore left all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envies and all murmurings,

Doeth

1 Samuel 24:11
Moreover, my father, see; see the skirt of thy robe is even in my hand, for in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe and did not kill thee, know thou and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in my hand, and I have not sinned against thee; yet thou doest hunt my life to take it.
Isaiah 56:2
Blessed is the man that does this, and the son of man that lays hold on it; that keeps from polluting the sabbath, and keeps his hand from doing any evil.
Matthew 7:12
Therefore, all things whatsoever ye desire that men should do unto you, so also shall ye do unto them, for this is the law and the prophets.
Romans 12:17
Not repaying anyone evil for evil; procuring that which is good not only in the sight of God, but even in the sight of all men.
Romans 13:10
Charity works no evil to a neighbour; therefore, charity is the fulfillment of the law.
3 John 1:11
Beloved, follow not that which is evil, but that which is good. He that does good is of God, but he that does evil has not seen God.

Taketh up

Proverbs 22:10
Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; strife and reproach shall cease.
Proverbs 25:3
For the height of the heavens and depth of the earth and for the heart of kings, there is no investigation.

General references

Exodus 20:16
Thou shalt not give false testimony against thy neighbour.