Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But avoid foolish questions, and genealogies, and contentions, and strivings about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.

General references

Bible References

Avoid

Titus 1:14
and not study Jewish fictions or commands given by men who reject the truth.
1 Timothy 1:3
As I asked you to do when I was on my way to Macedonia, stay on in Ephesus in order to warn certain people there not to teach strange views
1 Timothy 4:7
But let worldly fictions and old wives' tales alone. Train yourself for the religious life.
2 Timothy 2:23
Avoid foolish, crude speculations; you know they only lead to quarrels,

Unprofitable

1 Corinthians 8:1
About food that has been offered to idols, it is true, as you say, that we all have some knowledge on that matter. Knowledge gives people airs; love is what builds up character.
1 Corinthians 13:2
If I am inspired to preach and know all the secret truths and possess all knowledge, and if I have such perfect faith that I can move mountains, but have no love, I am nothing.
2 Timothy 2:14
Remind men of these things. Charge them before God to avoid idle arguments which do no one any good and only bring destruction on those who listen to them.

General references

2 Timothy 2:23
Avoid foolish, crude speculations; you know they only lead to quarrels,