Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For there must be also heresies among you, that they which are approved may be made manifest among you.

Bible References

There

Matthew 18:7
Woe to the world because of causes for stumbling, for [it is] a necessity [that] causes for stumbling come; nevertheless, woe to the person through whom the cause for stumbling comes.
Luke 17:1
And he said to his disciples, "It is impossible for causes for stumbling not to come, but woe [to him] through whom they come!
Acts 20:30
And from among you yourselves men will arise, speaking {perversions of the truth} in order to draw away the disciples after them.
1 Timothy 4:1
Now the Spirit explicitly says that in the last times some will depart from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons,
2 Peter 2:1
But there were also false prophets among the people, as there will be false teachers among you also, who will bring in {destructive heresies}, even denying the Master who bought them, [thus] bringing on themselves swift destruction.

Which

Deuteronomy 13:3
you must not listen to the words of that prophet or to that dreamer, for Yahweh your God {is testing you to know whether you love} Yahweh your God with all of your heart and with all [of] your inner self.
Luke 2:35
and a sword will pierce your own soul also, so that the thoughts of many hearts will be revealed!"
2 Corinthians 13:5
Test yourselves [to see] if you are in the faith. Examine yourselves! Or do you not recognize regarding yourselves that Jesus Christ [is] in you, unless you are unqualified?