Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Romans 12:19
Avenging not yourselves, beloved, but give ye place to anger: for it has been written, Vengeance to me; I will repay, says the Lord.
Proverbs 20:22
Thou shalt not say, I will requite evil; wait for Jehovah, he will save to thee.
Matthew 5:39
But I say to you not to resist evil: but whosoever shall smite thee with a rod upon thy right cheek, turn to him also the other.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See that any return not evil to any: but always pursue good to one another, and to all.
1 Peter 3:9
Not returning evil for evil, or railing for railing: and on the contrary prayer; knowing that to this were ye called, that ye might inherit praise.


Romans 14:16
Therefore let not your good be defamed.
1 Corinthians 6:6
But brother with brother is judged, and this by the unbelieving.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is slow to anger, possesses kindness; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,
2 Corinthians 8:20
Prepared for this, lest any blame us in this abundance served by us:
Philippians 4:8
As to the rest, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever venerable, whatever just, whatever pure, whatever lovely, whatever prosperous; if any ability, and if any praise, reckon up these things.
Colossians 4:5
In wisdom walk toward them without, purchasing the time.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
That ye should walk becomingly to them without, and have need of nothing.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Keep away from all appearance of evil.
1 Timothy 5:14
I wish therefore the younger to marry, to bear children, to rule the house, to give no occasion to him opposing for reproach.
Titus 2:4
That they render the young women discreet, to be lovers of the husband, lovers of the children,
1 Peter 2:12
Having your turning back good in the nations: that, in what they speak against you as doing evil, from good works, they having beheld, might praise God in the day of inspection.
1 Peter 3:16
Having a good consciousness; that, in what they speak evil against you, as doing evil, they threatening your good turning round in Christ should be ashamed.

General references

Genesis 23:7
And Abraham will rise up and will bow himself to the earth before the sons of Heth.
Exodus 23:4
If thou shalt meet thine enemy's ox or his ass wandering, turning back, thou shalt turn him back to him.
Deuteronomy 2:6
Ye shall buy food from them for silver, and ye ate: and also shall ye buy water from them for silver, and ye drank
Proverbs 17:13
He turning back evil, instead of good, evil shall not move from his house.
Romans 14:16
Therefore let not your good be defamed.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Keep away from all appearance of evil.