Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.

General references

Bible References

Keep

Genesis 20:6
Then in the dream God replied to him, "Yes, I know that you have done this with a clear conscience. That is why I have kept you from sinning against me and why I did not allow you to touch her.
1 Samuel 25:32
Then David said to Abigail, "Praised be the Lord, the God of Israel, who has sent you this day to meet me!

Presumptuous

Exodus 21:14
But if a man willfully attacks his neighbor to kill him cunningly, you will take him even from my altar that he may die.
Numbers 15:30
"'But the person who acts defiantly, whether native-born or a resident foreigner, insults the Lord. That person must be cut off from among his people.
Deuteronomy 17:12
The person who pays no attention to the priest currently serving the Lord your God there, or to the verdict -- that person must die, so that you may purge evil from Israel.
2 Peter 2:10
especially those who indulge their fleshly desires and who despise authority. Brazen and insolent, they are not afraid to insult the glorious ones,

Let

Psalm 119:133
Direct my steps by your word! Do not let any sin dominate me!
Romans 6:12
Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its desires,

Upright

Psalm 7:10
The Exalted God is my shield, the one who delivers the morally upright.
Psalm 11:7
Certainly the Lord is just; he rewards godly deeds; the upright will experience his favor.
Psalm 84:11
For the Lord God is our sovereign protector. The Lord bestows favor and honor; he withholds no good thing from those who have integrity.
Acts 24:16
This is the reason I do my best to always have a clear conscience toward God and toward people.

I shall

Psalm 18:23
I was innocent before him, and kept myself from sinning.
1 Chronicles 10:13
So Saul died because he was unfaithful to the Lord and did not obey the Lord's instructions; he even tried to conjure up underworld spirits.

General references

John 8:36
So if the son sets you free, you will be really free.

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