Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect.

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John 4:2
(although Jesus himself was not baptizing, but his disciples),
Acts 10:48
So he ordered [that] they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to stay for several days.
Acts 26:17
rescuing you from the people and from the Gentiles to whom I am sending you,


1 Corinthians 2:1
And I, [when I] came to you, brothers, did not come with superiority of speech or of wisdom, proclaiming to you the testimony of God.
2 Corinthians 4:2
but we have renounced shameful hidden things, not behaving with craftiness or adulterating the word of God, but with the open proclamation of the truth commending ourselves to every person's conscience before God.
2 Corinthians 10:3
For [although we] are living in the flesh, we do not wage war according to the flesh,
2 Peter 1:16
For we did not make known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ [by] following ingeniously concocted myths, but [by] being eyewitnesses of that one's majesty.


1 Corinthians 2:5
in order that your faith would not be in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God.

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John 4:2
(although Jesus himself was not baptizing, but his disciples),