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
In this was manifested the love of God in us, that God hath sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we may live through Him.
John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that every one who believes on Him should not perish, but have eternal life;
Romans 5:8
But God commendeth His own love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 8:32
He Who spared not His Own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things?
Ephesians 2:4
but God, being rich in mercy, on account of His great love wherewith He loved us,
Ephesians 3:18
may be strong to apprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth, and length, and height, and depth,

That

John 1:12
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those believing in His name;
Romans 8:14
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
Romans 9:25
As He saith in Hosea, "I will call that My people, which was not My people; and her, 'Beloved,' who was not beloved.
2 Corinthians 6:18
and I will be to you a Father, and ye shall be My sons and daughters." saith the Lord Almighty.
Galatians 3:26
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;
Galatians 4:5
that He might redeem those under law, that, we might receive the adoption of sons.
Revelation 21:7
He that overcomes shall inherit these things; and I will be to him a God, and He will be to Me a son.

The world

John 15:18
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
John 16:3
And these things will they do, because they have not known the Father, nor Me.
John 17:25
O righteous Father! and the world knew Thee not; but I knew Thee, and these knew that Thou didst send Me;
Colossians 3:3
for ye died, and your life has been hid with Christ in God.

General references

John 15:18
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
Galatians 3:26
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;