Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


One of themselves, even a prophet of their own, said, The Cretians are alway liars, evil beasts, slow bellies.

Bible References


Acts 17:28
for from him we derive life, and power of motion, and existence; as also some of your own poets have said, "For we are even his offspring."


Romans 16:18
For such are not servants to our Lord Jesus Christ, but to their own belly; and by smooth speeches and flattering commendations deceive the hearts of the guileless.
1 Timothy 4:2
men who teach lies with hypocrisy; and have their own consciences cauterised;
2 Peter 2:12
But these men, as the naturally irrational brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speaking evil of the things of which they are ignorant, will perish by their own corruption;
Jude 1:8
In like manner also do these men, even when they dream, defile indeed the flesh, despise sovereignty, and revile dignities.