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 the love of God manifested towards us, that God sent his only-begotten Son into the world, that we might live through Him.
John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that He gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth on Him might not perish, but have everlasting life:
Romans 5:8
But God recommendeth his love towards us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 8:32
He that spared not his own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him freely give us all things?
Ephesians 2:4
But God being rich in mercy, through his great love wherewith He loved us,
Ephesians 3:18
that ye may be able, with all the saints, to comprehend what is the breadth, and length, and depth,

That

John 1:12
But as many as received Him, to them granted He the privilege to become the children of God, even to them that believe on his name;
Romans 8:14
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are the sons of God.
Romans 9:25
As He saith also in Hosea, I will call them my people, who were not my people, and her beloved, who was not beloved.
2 Corinthians 6:18
and I will be a father unto you, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
Galatians 3:26
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:5
that He might redeem those that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons.
Revelation 21:7
He that overcometh shall inherit all things, and I will be a God to him, and he shall be to me a son.

The world

John 15:18
If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me first.
John 16:3
And these things will they do unto you; because they have not known the Father, nor me.
John 17:25
O righteous Father, the world indeed hath not known Thee: but I have known Thee, and these have known that Thou hast sent me.
Colossians 3:3
For ye are dead as to the world, and your life is hid with Christ in God.

General references

John 15:18
If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me first.
Galatians 3:26
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.