Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that they might be made manifest that they were not all of us.

Bible References

Went out

Matthew 13:20
And what was sown upon the rocky soil means the man who hears the message and at once accepts it joyfully,
Mark 4:5
Some of it fell on rocky ground, and where there was not much soil, and it sprang up at once because the soil was not deep,
Luke 8:13
The ones on the rock are those who receive the message joyfully when they first hear it, but it takes no real root. They believe for a little while, and then in the time of trial they draw back.
John 15:2
Any branch of mine that does not bear fruit he trims away, and he prunes every branch that bears fruit, to make it bear more.
Acts 15:24
As we have heard that some of our number, without any instructions from us, have disturbed you by their teaching and unsettled your minds,
Acts 20:30
and from your own number men will appear and teach perversions of the truth in order to draw the disciples away after them.
2 Peter 2:20
For if after men have escaped the corrupting influences of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they again become entangled in them and are overcome by them, their final condition is worse than their former one.
Jude 1:19
These are the men who create division; they are animal and devoid of the Spirit.

They might

Romans 9:6
Not that God's message has failed. For not everybody who is descended from Israel really belongs to Israel,
Romans 11:5
So too at the present time there is a remnant selected by God's mercy.
1 Corinthians 11:19
Doubtless there must be parties among you, if those who are right are to be recognized among you.
2 Timothy 3:9
But they will not make much progress, for everyone will perceive their folly, just as they did that of those others.
Hebrews 10:39
But we will not draw back and perish, but we will have faith and save our souls.

General references

Matthew 25:2
Now five of them were foolish and five were sensible.
John 10:5
But they will never follow a stranger but will run away from him, because they do not know the voices of strangers."
1 Timothy 5:15
For some widows have already turned aside to follow Satan.