Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Have we not power to lead about a sister, a wife, as well as other apostles, and as the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas?

Bible References

To lead

1 Timothy 3:2
The overseer therefore must be blameless, the husband of one wife, without wine, serious minded, disciplined, loving strangers, able to teach,
1 Timothy 4:3
forbidding to marry, to abstain from foods, which God created for partaking with thankfulness by those who believe and know the truth.
Titus 1:6
if any man is blameless, the husband of one wife, having believing children, not with an accusation of debauchery or insubordinate.
Hebrews 13:4
Marriage is precious in every way, and the undefiled bed, but God will judge fornicators and adulterers.

A sister

1 Corinthians 7:15
But if the unbeliever separates, he shall separate. The brother or the sister has not been bound in such things. And God has called us to peace.
Romans 16:1
Now I commend to you our sister Phoebe who is a helper of the congregation at Cenchreae,
1 Timothy 5:2
elder women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity.

The brethren

Matthew 12:46
While he was still speaking to the multitudes, behold, his mother and his brothers had stood outside, seeking to speak to him.
Matthew 13:55
Is not this the carpenter's son? Is not his mother called Mary, and his brothers, James and Joses and Simon and Judas?
Mark 6:3
Is this not the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James and Joses and Judah and Simon? And are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended by him.
Luke 6:15
Matthew and Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot,
John 2:12
After this he went down to Capernaum, he and his mother and his brothers and his disciples. And they remained there not many days.
Acts 1:14
All these men were continuing with one accord in prayer and supplication, with women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.
Galatians 1:19
But I did not see another of the apostles except James the Lord's brother.