Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Or saith he it altogether for our sakes? For our sakes, no doubt, this is written: that he that ploweth should plow in hope; and that he that thresheth in hope should be partaker of his hope.

Bible References


Matthew 24:22
And if those days had not been made short there would have been no salvation for any, but because of the saints those days will be made short.
Romans 15:4
Now those things which were put down in writing before our time were for our learning, so that through quiet waiting and through the comfort of the holy Writings we might have hope.
2 Corinthians 4:15
For we go through all things on account of you, because the greater the number to whom the grace is given, the greater is the praise to the glory of God.

That ploweth

1 Corinthians 3:9
For we are workers with God: you are God's planting, God's building.
Luke 17:7
But which of you, having a servant who is ploughing or keeping sheep, will say to him, when he comes in from the field, Come now and be seated and have a meal,
John 4:35
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.
2 Timothy 2:6
It is right for the worker in the fields to be the first to take of the fruit.

General references

Numbers 35:2
Give orders to the children of Israel to give to the Levites, from the heritage which is theirs, towns for themselves, with land on the outskirts of the towns.
Matthew 10:31
Then have no fear; you are of more value than a flock of sparrows.
Romans 4:23
Now, it was not because of him only that this was said,
Galatians 6:6
But let him who gets teaching in the word give a part in all good things to his teacher.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain