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Theasaurus: Discretion

7 Bible Verses about Discretion

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 41:33

And now let Pharaoh look himself out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

Titus 2:5

discreet, chaste, diligent in home work, good, subject to their own husbands, that the word of God may not be evil spoken of.

Isaiah 28:26

His God doth instruct him in his judgment, he doth teach him.

Psalm 112:5

It is well with the man that is gracious and lendeth; he will sustain his cause in judgment.

Proverbs 25:17

Let thy foot be seldom in thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee and hate thee.

From Thematic Bible


Discretion » General references to

Isaiah 28:26

His God doth instruct him in his judgment, he doth teach him.

Genesis 41:39

And Pharaoh said to Joseph, Since God has made all this known to thee, there is none so discreet and wise as thou.

Proverbs 5:2

that thou mayest keep reflection, and that thy lips may preserve knowledge.

Mark 12:34

And Jesus, seeing that he had answered intelligently, said to him, Thou art not far from the kingdom of God. And no one dared question him any more.

Discretion » Leads to tactfulness

Judges 8:2

And he said to them, "What have I done now in comparison with you? Is not the gleaning of the grapes of E'phraim better than the vintage of Abi-e'zer?

2 Samuel 2:5

And David sent messengers to the men of Jabesh-Gilead, and said to them, Blessed be ye of Jehovah, that ye have shewn this kindness to your lord, to Saul, and have buried him!

Acts 23:6

But Paul, knowing that the one part of them were of the Sadducees and the other of the Pharisees, cried out in the council, Brethren, I am a Pharisee, son of Pharisees: I am judged concerning the hope and resurrection of the dead.

2 Corinthians 6:3

giving no manner of offence in anything, that the ministry be not blamed;