Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.

Abhor

General references

Bible References

Love

Matthew 26:49
and immediately advancing to Jesus, he said, master, I salute you, and kissed him.
John 12:6
this he said, not out of any concern for the poor; but because being purse-bearer he used to pilfer what was in bank.
2 Corinthians 6:6
I approve myself, by chastity, by knowledge, by meekness, by kindness, by sanctity of mind, by undisguised benevolence,
2 Corinthians 8:8
I don't mean to prescribe to you, but that the zeal of others may show you are as sincerely well-affected.
1 Thessalonians 2:3
for our doctrine was free from all imposture, avarice, and fraud.
1 Timothy 1:5
such a charge will produce that charity, which arises from purity, from a good conscience, and a sincere belief:
James 2:15
suppose one of your brethren should be destitute of cloths, and of his daily nourishment,
1 Peter 1:22
You that have purified your souls by the holy spirit, in obeying the gospel, which obliges you to an undisguised benevolence, let your hearts be mutually affected with the most disinterested ardour;
1 Peter 4:8
but above all, let your mutual benevolence be intense, for benevolence cancels a multitude of offences.
1 John 3:18
my dear children, let not our love be only in the language of our lips, but in the real effects of the heart.

Abhor

Hebrews 1:9
thou hast loved justice and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy peers."

General references

Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love still reign.
1 John 4:21
besides, 'tis a commandment we have receiv'd from him, that he who would love God, must love his brother also.