Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.


Bible References

For this

Matthew 19:18
He says to Him, "Which?" And Jesus said, "You shall not kill; you shall not commit adultery; you shall not steal; you shall not bear false witness;
Mark 10:19
You know the commandments, 'Do not kill,' 'Do not commit adultery,' 'Do not steal,' Do not bear false witness,' 'Do not defraud,' 'Honor your father and mother.'"
Luke 18:20
You know the commandments, 'Do not commit adultery,' 'Do not kill,' 'Do not steal,' 'Do not bear false witness,' 'Honor your father and your mother.'"


Romans 7:7
What, then, shall we say? Is the law sin? It could not be! But I had not known sin, except through law; for I would not know even coveting, if the law did not say, "You shall not covet;"


Matthew 22:39
A second like it is this: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.
Mark 12:31
A second is this, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no commandment greater than these."
Luke 10:27
And he, answering, said, "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself."
Galatians 5:13
For ye were called to freedom, brethren; only use not your freedom for an occasion to the flesh, but through love serve one another;
James 2:8
If, however, ye fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," ye do well;

General references

Matthew 22:40
On these two commandments hangs the whole law, and the prophets."
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let all your affairs be carried on in love.
1 John 4:21
And this commandment we have from Him, that he who loves God loves his brother also.