Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.

General references

Bible References

What

1 John 4:9
by this was the love of God displayed towards us, in that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we might live thro' him.
John 3:16
for God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believeth in him, should not perish, but have eternal life.
Romans 5:8
but herein hath God displayed his love towards us, in that Christ died for us, even while we were yet sinners.
Romans 8:32
he that spared not his own son, but delivered him up for us all, will he not with him likewise freely give us all things?
Ephesians 2:4
then it was that God, who is rich in mercy, thro' his great love, wherewith he loved us,
Ephesians 3:18
Be ye rooted and grounded in social virtue, that you may be able to comprehend with all saints, what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height of this mystery:

That

John 1:12
but to as many as received him, and believed on him, he granted the privilege of being the sons of God.
Romans 8:14
as many as are actuated by the spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
Romans 9:25
as he saith himself in Osee, "I will call them my people, which were not my people; and her, beloved, which was not beloved.
2 Corinthians 6:18
I will be a father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty."
Galatians 3:26
for you are all the sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:5
who were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons.
Revelation 21:7
he that overcomes, shall inherit these things: I will be his God, and he shall be my son.

The world

John 15:18
if the world hate you, consider that it hated me before it hated you.
John 16:3
and thus will they treat you, because they have not known the father, nor me.
John 17:25
O righteous father, the world hath not known thee; but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me.
Colossians 3:3
for you are dead to them, and Christ has secured your life with God.

General references

John 15:18
if the world hate you, consider that it hated me before it hated you.
Galatians 3:26
for you are all the sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.