Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Charity never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away.

General references

Bible References

Never

1 Corinthians 13:10
But when that which is perfect is come, then that which is in part shall be done away.
Luke 22:32
but I have prayed for thee that thy faith fail not; and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.
Galatians 5:6
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but faith which works by charity.

Tongues

1 Corinthians 13:1
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass or a tinkling cymbal.
1 Corinthians 12:10
to another, the operation of miracles; to another, prophecy; to another, discerning of spirits; to another, different kinds of tongues; to another, the interpretation of tongues:
1 Corinthians 14:39
Therefore, brothers, earnestly pursue prophecy and do not forbid to speak with tongues.
Acts 2:4
And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.
Acts 19:6
And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke in tongues and prophesied.

Vanish

Jeremiah 49:7
Concerning Edom, thus hath the LORD of the hosts said: Is there no more wisdom in Teman? Has the counsel of the wise perished? Is their wisdom corrupted?
Hebrews 8:13
In that he says, New, he has made the first old. Now that which decays and waxes old is ready to vanish away.

General references

Matthew 5:44
But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless those that curse you, do good to those that hate you, and pray for those who speak evil about you, and persecute you;