Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

Bible References

Perceive

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.
Matthew 20:28
as the son of man came not to be ministred unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for all.
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.
John 10:15
(as the father and I are known to one another:) and I lay down my life for them.
John 15:13
there cannot be greater love than that of a man, who lays down his life for his friends.
Acts 20:28
be therefore upon your guard to secure your selves, and the whole flock over which the holy spirit has made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.
Romans 5:8
but herein hath God displayed his love towards us, in that Christ died for us, even while we were yet sinners.
Ephesians 5:2
for Christ loved us, and for us gave himself an offering and a sacrifice acceptable to God.
Titus 2:13
in expectation of that desirable happiness, the glorious appearance of the supreme God, and of our saviour Jesus Christ,
1 Peter 1:18
considering, that it was not by such perishable things as silver or gold, that you were releas'd from those vain rites and customs impos'd upon you by your fathers,
1 Peter 2:24
he himself cancel'd our sins by the crucifixion of his body, that we being set free from sin, might live in the service of virtue. it is by his bruises that you were healed:
1 Peter 3:18
for Jesus Christ himself has already suffer'd for our sins, the innocent for the guilty, to bring us to God: who, tho' he died with respect to his body, was rais'd to life by that spirit,
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the first-born of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth: unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins by his own blood,
Revelation 5:9
and they sung a new song, saying, "thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood, out of every tribe, and language, and people, and nation;

And we

1 John 2:6
he that says he is attach'd to Christ, ought to regulate his conduct by his example.
1 John 4:11
beloved, if God so loved us, we ought to love one another.
John 13:34
a new commandment I give unto you, "that ye love one another; that you would have the same love for one another as I have had for you."
John 15:12
this is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.
Romans 16:4
who have for my life readily exposed their own: to whom not only I, but all the churches of the Gentiles too give thanks.
Philippians 2:17
and if my blood should serve as a libation to ratify your faith, I should rejoice and congratulate with you all thereupon;

General references

Matthew 5:42
give to him that asks you, and from him that would borrow of you turn not away.
Matthew 25:42
for I was prest with hunger, and ye gave me no meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me no drink:
John 15:17
Above all I enjoin you, to love one another.
1 John 4:11
beloved, if God so loved us, we ought to love one another.