Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.

Bible References


Job 5:2
It is certain that wrath kills the foolish man, and envy consumes the covetous one.
Job 18:4
O thou that dost tear thy soul in thine anger; shall the earth be forsaken because of thee and shall the rocks be removed out of their place?
Proverbs 14:29
He that is slow to wrath is of great intelligence, but he that is short of spirit exalts folly.
Proverbs 16:32
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he that rules his spirit than he that takes a city.
Ephesians 4:26
Be ye angry and sin not; let not the sun go down upon your wrath,
James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
James 3:14
But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, boast not and do not be liars against the truth.


Psalm 31:22
For I said in my haste, I am cut off from before thine eyes; nevertheless thou hast heard the voice of my supplications when I cried unto thee.
Psalm 73:15
If I should say, I will speak as they do; behold, I should deny the generation of thy sons.
Psalm 116:11
I said in my haste, All men are liars.
1 Samuel 25:21
Now David had said, Surely in vain have I kept all that this fellow has in the wilderness so that nothing was missed of all that pertained unto him, and he has returned unto me evil for good.
Jeremiah 20:14
Cursed be the day in which I was born; do not let the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.
Jonah 4:1
But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry.
Luke 9:54
And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven and consume them, even as Elijah did?