Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

General references

Bible References


Psalm 40:8
I delight to do thy will, O my God. Yea, thy law is within my heart.
Psalm 119:14
I have rejoiced in the way of thy testimonies as much as in all riches.
Deuteronomy 12:11
then it shall come to pass that to the place which LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there, there ye shall bring all that I command you: your burnt-offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave-offe
Deuteronomy 16:11
And thou shall rejoice before LORD thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy man-servant, and thy maid-servant, and the Levite who is within thy gates, and the sojourner, and the fatherless, and the widow, who are in th
Nehemiah 8:12
And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.
Isaiah 64:5
Thou meet him who rejoices and works righteousness, those who remember thee in thy ways. Behold, thou were angry, and we sinned. Therefore we have erred.
Jeremiah 15:16
Thy words were found, and I ate them. And thy words were to me a joy and the rejoicing of my heart. For I am called by thy name, O LORD, God of hosts.
Romans 7:22
For I delight in the law of God according to the inner man,

Is pure

Psalm 12:6
The words of LORD are pure words, as silver tried in a furnace on the earth, purified seven times.
Psalm 119:40
Behold, I have longed after thy precepts. Enliven me in thy righteousness.
Proverbs 30:5
Every word of God is tried. He is a shield to those who take refuge in him.
Romans 7:12
So the law is indeed holy, and the commandment is holy and righteous and good.


Psalm 13:3
Consider [and] answer me, O LORD my God. Lighten my eyes, lest I sleep the death,
Psalm 119:98
Thy commandments make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me.
Proverbs 2:6
For LORD gives wisdom. Out of his mouth [is] knowledge and understanding.
Proverbs 6:23
For the commandment is a lamp, and the law is light, and reproofs of instruction are the way of life,
Romans 2:17
Behold, thou are called a Jew, and rely upon the law, and boast in God,
Romans 3:20
Because from works of law no flesh will be made right before him, for through law is knowledge of sin.
Romans 7:7
What will we say then? The law is sin? May it not happen! Yet I did not know sin except through law. For likewise I would not have known lust, if the law did not say, Thou shall not covet.
Galatians 2:19
For I, through law, died to law, so that I might live to God.
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are from works of law are under a curse, for it is written, Cursed is every man who does not continue in all things written in the book of the law, to do them.

General references

Deuteronomy 4:8
And what great nation is there that has statutes and ordinances so righteous as all this law, which I set before you this day?
Proverbs 8:9
They are all plain to him who understands, and right to those who find knowledge.