Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Deuteronomy 13:13
certain men, the sons of Belial, are gone out from among you and have incited the inhabitants of their city, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, which ye have not known,
Psalm 41:9
Even the man of my peace, in whom I trusted, who ate of my bread, has lifted up his heel against me.
Matthew 13:20
But he that was planted in stony places, the same is he that hears the word and receives it immediately with joy;
Mark 4:5
And some fell on stony ground where it had not much earth, and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of earth;
Luke 8:13
Those on the rock are those that when they hear, receive the word with joy, but these have no root, who for a while believe and in time of temptation fall away.
John 15:2
Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he shall take away; and every one that bears fruit, he shall purge that they may bring forth more fruit.
Acts 15:24
forasmuch as we have heard that certain ones who went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, Ye must be circumcised and keep the law, to whom we gave no such commandment,
Acts 20:30
Also from among your own selves, men shall arise, speaking perverse things to draw away disciples after themselves.
2 Peter 2:20
Certainly, if having separated themselves from the contaminations of the world, by the knowledge of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, they again entangle themselves therein and are overcome, their latter end is made worse for them than the beginnings.
Jude 1:19
These are those who make divisions, and are as animals, not having the Spirit.

They might

Romans 9:6
Not as though the word of God has been deficient. For not all the descendants of Israel are Israelites;
Romans 11:5
Even so then at this present time also, there is a remnant by the gracious election of God.
1 Corinthians 11:19
For it is expedient that there also be heresies among you, so that those who are proved may become manifest among you.
2 Timothy 3:9
But they shall not prevail, for their folly shall be manifest unto all men, as that of those also was.
Hebrews 10:39
But we are not of those who draw back unto perdition, but faithful unto the saving of the soul.

General references

Matthew 25:2
And five of them were prudent, and five were foolish.
John 10:5
And they will not follow a stranger, but will flee from him, for they do not know the voice of strangers.
1 Timothy 5:15
For some are already turned back after Satan.