Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

For

Matthew 24:22
Unless those days were limited, no one would survive. But those days will be limited because of the elect.
Romans 15:4
For whatever was written in the past was written for our instruction, so that we may have hope through endurance and through the encouragement from the Scriptures.
2 Corinthians 4:15
Indeed, everything is for your benefit, so that grace, extended through more and more people, may cause thanksgiving to increase to God’s glory.

That ploweth

1 Corinthians 3:9
For we are God’s coworkers. You are God’s field, God’s building.
Luke 17:7
“Which one of you having a slave tending sheep or plowing will say to him when he comes in from the field, ‘Come at once and sit down to eat’?
John 4:35
“Don’t you say, ‘There are still four more months, then comes the harvest’? Listen to what I’m telling you: Open your eyes and look at the fields, for they are ready for harvest.
2 Timothy 2:6
The hardworking farmer ought to be the first to get a share of the crops.

General references

Numbers 35:2
“Command the Israelites to give cities out of their hereditary property for the Levites to live in and pastureland around the cities.
Matthew 10:31
So don’t be afraid therefore; you are worth more than many sparrows.
Romans 4:23
Now it was credited to him was not written for Abraham alone,
Galatians 6:6
The one who is taught the message must share all his good things with the teacher.

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