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
some evil people have departed from among you to entice the inhabitants of their cities, saying, "Let's go and serve other gods" (whom you have not known before).
Psalm 41:9
Even my close friend whom I trusted, he who shared meals with me, has turned against me.
Matthew 13:20
The seed sown on rocky ground is the person who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy.
Mark 4:5
Other seed fell on rocky ground where it did not have much soil. It sprang up at once because the soil was not deep.
Luke 8:13
Those on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in a time of testing fall away.
John 15:2
He takes away every branch that does not bear fruit in me. He prunes every branch that bears fruit so that it will bear more fruit.
Acts 15:24
Since we have heard that some have gone out from among us with no orders from us and have confused you, upsetting your minds by what they said,
Acts 20:30
Even from among your own group men will arise, teaching perversions of the truth to draw the disciples away after them.
2 Peter 2:20
For if after they have escaped the filthy things of the world through the rich knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they again get entangled in them and succumb to them, their last state has become worse for them than their first.
Jude 1:19
These people are divisive, worldly, devoid of the Spirit.

They might

Romans 9:6
It is not as though the word of God had failed. For not all those who are descended from Israel are truly Israel,
Romans 11:5
So in the same way at the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace.
1 Corinthians 11:19
For there must in fact be divisions among you, so that those of you who are approved may be evident.
2 Timothy 3:9
But they will not go much further, for their foolishness will be obvious to everyone, just like it was with Jannes and Jambres.
Hebrews 10:39
But we are not among those who shrink back and thus perish, but are among those who have faith and preserve their souls.

General references

Matthew 25:2
Five of the virgins were foolish, and five were wise.
John 10:5
They will never follow a stranger, but will run away from him, because they do not recognize the stranger's voice."
1 Timothy 5:15
For some have already wandered away to follow Satan.

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