Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If others be partakers of this power over you, are not we rather? Nevertheless we have not used this power; but suffer all things, lest we should hinder the gospel of Christ.

Bible References


2 Corinthians 11:20
For ye tolerate it if some man enslaves you, if some man devours you, if some man seizes you, if some man lifts himself up, if some man strikes you on the face.


1 Corinthians 9:15
But I have used none of these things, and I did not write these things so that it should be done to me this way. For it is good for me rather to die, than that any man should make my boasting empty.
Acts 20:31
Therefore watch ye, remembering that for three years, night and day, I did not cease warning each one with tears.
2 Corinthians 11:7
Or did I commit a sin lowering myself so that ye might be lifted up, because I preached to you the good-news of God freely?
2 Corinthians 12:13
For what is there which ye were inferior to the other congregations? Except that I myself was not burdensome to you? Forgive me this wrong.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
nor seeking glory from men, neither from you nor from others. While able to bear down as apostles of Christ,
2 Thessalonians 3:8
nor did we eat bread gratis from any man, but in labor and toil, working night and day in order not to burden any of you.


1 Corinthians 4:11
As far as the present hour we both hunger, and thirst, and are ill clothed, and are treated roughly, and are homeless.
1 Corinthians 6:7
Now therefore it is indeed altogether a defeat for you because ye have legal disputes against yourselves. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be defrauded?


Genesis 24:56
And he said to them, Do not hinder me, since LORD has prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master.
Nehemiah 4:8
and all of them together conspired to come and fight against Jerusalem, and to cause confusion therein.
Luke 11:52
Woe to you lawyers! Because ye took away the key of knowledge. Ye did not enter in yourselves, and ye hindered those who were entering in.
Romans 15:22
Therefore also, I was delayed these many times coming to you.
2 Corinthians 11:12
But what I do, I also will do, so that I may cut off the opportunity of those who desire an opportunity, that in what they boast, they might appear just as we also.

General references

Numbers 35:2
Command the sons of Israel, that they give to the Levites from the inheritance of their possession cities to dwell in. And ye shall give suburbs for the cities round about them to the Levites.
Acts 20:33
I coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel.
2 Corinthians 6:3
giving not one cause of stumbling in anything, so that the ministry may not be criticized,
Galatians 6:6
But let him who is taught in the word share in all good things with him who teaches.