Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For we are labourers together with God: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.
Ye are god's
1 Corinthians 3:6
I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but God gave the increase.
Then he said to his disciples, There is much grain but not enough men to get it in.
And they went out, preaching everywhere, the Lord working with them, and giving witness to the word by the signs which came after. So be it.
2 Corinthians 6:1
We then, working together with God, make our request to you not to take the grace of God to no purpose.
3 John 1:8
So it is right for us to take in such men as guests, so that we may take our part in the work of the true faith.
Ye are god's
You have given your blessing to the earth, watering it and making it fertile; the river of God is full of water: and having made it ready, you give men grain.
May there be wide-stretching fields of grain in the land, shaking on the top of the mountains, full of fruit like Lebanon: may its stems be unnumbered like the grass of the earth.
You took a vine out of Egypt: driving out the nations, and planting it in their land.
Let me make a song about my loved one, a song of love for his vine-garden. My loved one had a vine-garden on a fertile hill:
In that day it will be said, A vine-garden of delight, make a song about it.
Is the ploughman for ever ploughing? does he not get the earth ready and broken up for the seed?
Happy are you who are planting seed by all the waters, and sending out the ox and the ass.
To give them a fair head-dress in place of dust, the oil of joy in place of the clothing of grief, praise in place of sorrow; so that they may be named trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, and so that he may have glory.
But when you were planted by me, you were a noble vine, in every way a true seed: how then have you been changed into the branching plant of a strange vine?
And he gave them teaching in the form of a story, saying, A man went out to put seed in the earth;
For the kingdom of heaven is like the master of a house, who went out early in the morning to get workers into his vine-garden.
And when he had come into the Temple, the chief priests and those in authority over the people came to him while he was teaching, and said, By what authority do you do these things? and who gave you this authority?
And he said, Such is the kingdom of God, as if a man put seed in the earth,
You would say, Four months from now is the time of the grain-cutting. Take a look, I say to you, at the fields; they are even now white for cutting.
I am the true vine and my Father is the gardener.
1 Corinthians 3:16
Do you not see that you are God's holy house, and that the Spirit of God has his place in you?
1 Corinthians 6:19
Or are you not conscious that your body is a house for the Holy Spirit which is in you, and which has been given to you by God? and you are not the owners of yourselves;
The stone which the builders put on one side has become the chief stone of the building.
In that day I will put up the tent of David which has come down, and make good its broken places; and I will put up again his damaged walls, building it up as in the past;
And say to him, These are the words of the Lord of armies: See, the man whose name is the Branch, under whom there will be fertile growth.
And I say to you that you are Peter, and on this rock will my church be based, and the doors of hell will not overcome it.
He is the stone which you builders had no use for, but which has been made the chief stone of the building.
2 Corinthians 6:16
And what agreement has the house of God with images? for we are a house of the living God; even as God has said, I will be living among them, and walking with them; and I will be their God, and they will be my people.
For by his act we were given existence in Christ Jesus to do those good works which God before made ready for us so that we might do them.
Rooted and based together in him, strong in the faith which the teaching gave you, giving praise to God at all times.
1 Timothy 3:15
But if I am long in coming, this will make clear to you what behaviour is right for men in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and base of what is true.
And it was right for this man to have more honour than Moses, even as the builder of a house has more honour than the house.
1 Peter 2:5
You, as living stones, are being made into a house of the spirit, a holy order of priests, making those offerings of the spirit which are pleasing to God through Jesus Christ.