Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.

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Matthew 24:21
for the desolation will be so dreadful, the like was never seen since the beginning of the world, no, nor ever shall be again.
Luke 11:4
and forgive us our sins: since we forgive every one that has offended us. and leave us not under temptation, but deliver us from the evil one."
Luke 22:31
Then said Jesus, Simon, Simon, satan has demanded to shake you, and my disciples, like wheat in a sieve.
2 Corinthians 11:23
so am I: are they ministers of Christ? is it my vanity? I am more so: in toilsome labours I surpass them, in stripes I am exceedingly beyond them, in prisons I have been oftner, and frequently in the very jaws of death.
Ephesians 6:12
for our conflict is not barely with men, but with principalities, with potentates, with the princes of darkness, with wicked aereal spirits.
Hebrews 11:35
women recovered their children, tho' dead, by their being raised to life again: some expired under torments, refusing to be delivered; that they might obtain a better deliverance at the resurrection.
Hebrews 12:4
You have not yet resisted unto death, striving against sin.
James 5:10
let the prophets, my brethren, who were commission'd by the Lord, be your examples; suffer persecution with constancy like them.
1 Peter 1:6
This it is that fills you with joy, notwithstanding the various tryals, which still necessarily afflict you,
1 Peter 5:8
Be temperate, be vigilant: for your adversary the Devil goes about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.
Revelation 2:10
fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
Revelation 3:10
because you have kept my precept about patience, I also will keep you in the time of persecution, which shall happen to all the world, to try the inhabitants of the earth.


1 Corinthians 1:9
for he, who has called you to the communication of his son Jesus Christ our Lord, will make good his promise.
1 Thessalonians 5:24
he that has called you, is faithful, and this he will effect.
2 Thessalonians 3:3
but as for you, the Lord, who is faithful, will establish you, and protect you from the malicious one.
2 Timothy 2:11
it is an undoubted truth, that if we die for him, we shall live with him:
Hebrews 6:18
that by two immutable things in which it was impossible for God to deceive us, we, who have no other refuge to fly to, but to maintain our present hopes,
Hebrews 10:23
Let us stedfastly maintain the hope which we have avow'd, since he is faithful that has promised:
Hebrews 11:11
'Twas likewise through faith that Sara, though barren, received the power of becoming pregnant, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised.
1 Peter 4:19
let those then, whom God calls to sufferings, by virtue recommend their souls to him, as to a creator, who will make good his promise.
1 John 1:9
if we confess our sins, as he is faithful and just, he will forgive us our sins, and cleanse us from all iniquity.
Revelation 19:11
Then I saw heaven opened, and a white horse appear'd; and he that sat upon him was called the faithful and the true: in righteousness he judges and makes war:


Luke 22:32
but as for thee, I have pray'd that you faith may not fail. do you in return establish thy brethren.
John 10:28
it is I that give them eternal life, and they shall never perish, neither shall any one force them out of my hand.
Romans 8:28
We know too, that all things co-operate for the good of those who love God, who, pursuant to his purpose, has now called them:
2 Corinthians 1:10
and he did deliver me from so terrible a death, and on him I have relied for further deliverance: especially,
2 Corinthians 12:8
I besought the Lord thrice, to make him leave me.
2 Timothy 4:18
and the Lord will deliver me from every malicious design, and preserve me for his heavenly kingdom. to him be glory to endless ages. amen.
1 Peter 1:5
whom the divine power preserves through faith for that salvation, which is going to be made manifest in the latter time.
2 Peter 2:9
I say, the Lord will deliver those, who fear him, from their affliction, and reserve the wicked to be punish'd at the day of judgment.


Luke 16:26
besides this, there is an unalterable chasm between us and you, so that the passage from one place to the other is impracticable to those who should attempt it.
Acts 27:44
and the rest to get upon the planks, or other pieces of the wreck: and by this means it happen'd that they all came safe to land.
James 5:11
we pronounce those happy, who have so endur'd. you have heard of the constancy of Job, you know with what success he was crown'd by the Lord, who is all mercy and compassion.

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Hebrews 12:4
You have not yet resisted unto death, striving against sin.