Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But I would have you without carefulness. He that is unmarried careth for the things that belong to the Lord, how he may please the Lord:

He that

That belong to the lord

General references

Bible References

I would

Psalm 55:22
Cast your burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain you: he shall never permit the righteous to be moved.
Matthew 6:25
Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor yet for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body than clothing?
Matthew 13:22
He also that received seed among the thorns is he that hears the word; and the care of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, choke the word, and he becomes unfruitful.
Philippians 4:6
Be anxious for nothing; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.

He that

1 Timothy 5:5
Now she that is a widow indeed, and desolate, trusts in God, and continues in supplications and prayers night and day.

That belong to the lord

1 Corinthians 7:34
There is difference also between a wife and a virgin. The unmarried woman cares for the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and in spirit: but she that is married cares for the things of the world, how she may please her husband.

General references

Matthew 19:10
His disciples said unto him, If the case of the man be so with his wife, it is not good to marry.
1 Corinthians 7:8
I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I.