Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Edification

1 Corinthians 14:4
He that speaks in an unknown tongue edifies himself; but he that prophesies edifies the church.
1 Corinthians 8:1
Now concerning things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love edifies.
1 Corinthians 10:23
All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
Acts 9:31
Then had the churches rest throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria, and were edified; and walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, were multiplied.
Romans 14:19
Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things with which one may edify another.
Romans 15:2
Let every one of us please his neighbor for his good to edification.
Ephesians 4:12
For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also you do.
1 Timothy 1:4
Neither give heed to myths and endless genealogies, which cause questions, rather than godly edifying which is in faith: so do.
Jude 1:20
But you, beloved, building up yourselves in your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,

Exhortation

Luke 3:18
And many other things in his exhortation preached he unto the people.
Acts 13:15
And after the reading of the law and the prophets the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them, saying, You men and brethren, if you have any word of exhortation for the people, say on.
Acts 14:22
Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.
Acts 15:32
And Judas and Silas, being prophets also themselves, exhorted the brethren with many words, and strengthened them.
Romans 12:8
Or he that exhorts, on exhortation: he that gives, let him do it in simplicity; he that rules, with diligence; he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile:
1 Thessalonians 4:1
Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort you by the Lord Jesus, that as you have received of us how you ought to walk and to please God, so you would abound more and more.
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also you do.
2 Thessalonians 3:12
Now them that are such we command and exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they work, and eat their own bread.
1 Timothy 4:13
Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.
1 Timothy 6:2
And they that have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren; but rather do them service, because they are believers and beloved, partakers of the benefit. These things teach and exhort.
2 Timothy 4:2
Preach the word; be diligent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.
Titus 1:9
Holding fast the faithful word as he has been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to refute the opposition.
Titus 2:6
Young men likewise exhort to be sensible.
Hebrews 3:13
But exhort one another daily, while it is called Today; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.
Hebrews 10:25
Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as you see the day approaching.
Hebrews 13:22
And I beseech you, brethren, bear with the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter unto you in few words.
1 Peter 5:12
By Silas, a faithful brother unto you, as I regard, I have written briefly, exhorting, and testifying that this is the true grace of God in which you stand.

Comfort

1 Corinthians 14:31
For you may all prophesy one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted.
2 Corinthians 1:4
Who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them who are in any trouble, by the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted of God.
2 Corinthians 2:7
So that instead you ought rather to forgive him, and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one should be swallowed up with too much sorrow.
Ephesians 6:22
Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose, that you might know our affairs, and that he might comfort your hearts.
Colossians 4:8
Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose, that he might know your state, and comfort your hearts;
1 Thessalonians 2:11
As you know how we exhorted and encouraged and charged every one of you, as a father does his children,
1 Thessalonians 3:2
And sent Timothy, our brother, and minister of God, and our fellow worker in the gospel of Christ, to establish you, and to encourage you concerning your faith:
1 Thessalonians 4:18
Therefore comfort one another with these words.
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also you do.

General references

1 Thessalonians 5:20
Despise not prophesying.