Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


As concerning therefore the eating of those things that are offered in sacrifice unto idols, we know that an idol is nothing in the world, and that there is none other God but one.

Bible References

We know

1 Corinthians 10:19
What do I say therefore? that an idol is any thing? or that what is sacrificed to an idol is any thing?
Psalm 115:4
Their images are silver and gold, the work of man's hands.
Isaiah 41:24
Behold, ye are from nothing, and your work no more: an abomination he will choose in you.
Isaiah 44:8
Ye shall not tremble, and ye shall not be afraid: did I not from thence cause thee to hear? and I announced, and ye my witnesses. Is there a God besides me? and no rock; I knew not
Jeremiah 10:14
Every man was brutish from knowledge: every founder was ashamed from his carved image; for his molten image a falsehood, and no spirit in them.
Jeremiah 51:17
Every man was brutish from knowledge; every founder was ashamed from his carved image: for his founding is a falsehood, and no spirit in them.
Habakkuk 2:19
Wo! to him saying to the wood, Awake; and to the dumb stone, Arise, it shall teach. Being overlaid with gold and silver, and not any spirit in its midst.
Acts 19:26
And ye see and hear that not only Ephesus, but almost all Asia, this Paul having persuaded, changed a sufficient crowd, saying, that they are not gods made by hands:

There is

1 Corinthians 8:6
But to us one God, the Father, of whom all things, and we for him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom all things, and we by him.
Deuteronomy 3:24
O Lord Jehovah, thou didst begin to cause thy servant to see thy greatness and thy strong hand: for what God in the heavens and in the earth will do according to thy works and according to thy strength?
Deuteronomy 4:39
And know thou this day, and turn back to thy heart, that Jehovah he is God in the heavens from above and upon the earth underneath: and none yet
Deuteronomy 6:4
Hear, Israel; Jehovah our God is one Jehovah.
Deuteronomy 32:39
See ye now, that I, I am he, And no God with me: I will kill, and I will preserve alive; I struck through and through, and I will heal; And none takes away out of my hand.
Isaiah 37:16
Jehovah of armies, God of Israel, dwelling in the cherubim, thou thy-self God alone to all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made the heavens,and the earth.
Isaiah 44:6
Thus said Jehovah king of Israel, and Jehovah of armies, redeeming him, I the first and I the last; and besides me no God.
Isaiah 45:5
I am Jehovah, and none yet, no God besides me: I will gird thee and thou knewest me not:
Jeremiah 10:10
And Jehovah the God of truth; he the living God, and king eternal: from his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not prevail over his anger.
Mark 12:29
And Jesus answered him, That the first of all the commands, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord:
Ephesians 4:6
One God and Father of all, who over all, and through all, and in you all.
1 Timothy 1:17
And to the King of times, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, honour and glory for the times of times. Amen.)
1 Timothy 2:5
For one God, and one mediator of God and men, the man Christ Jesus;
Jude 1:25
To the only wise God our Saviour, glory and majesty, and strength and power, also for now and for all times. Amen.

General references

Exodus 20:3
There shall be no other God to thee to my face.
Numbers 21:29
Wo to thee, Moab! thou wert destroyed, O people of Chemosh: he gave his sons escaping, and his daughters, into captivity to the king of the Amorites, Sihon.
Isaiah 44:10
Who formed a god and a carved molten image, profiting for nothing?
James 2:19
Thou believest that there is one God; thou doest well: and the evil spirits believe, and shudder.