Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And there are three that bear witness in earth, the spirit, and the water, and the blood: and these three agree in one.


Bible References


1 John 5:7
For [there] are three that testify,

The spirit

1 John 5:6
This is the one who came by water and blood--Jesus Christ, not with the water only, but with the water and with the blood. And the Spirit is the one who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth.
Matthew 26:26
Now [while] they were eating Jesus took bread and, [after] giving thanks, he broke [it], and giving [it] to the disciples, he said, "Take, eat, this is my body."
Matthew 28:19
Therefore, go [and] make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
John 15:26
"When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father--the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father--that one will testify about me.
Romans 8:16
The Spirit himself confirms to our spirit that we are children of God,
Hebrews 6:4
For [it is] impossible [concerning] those who have once been enlightened, and have tasted the heavenly gift, and become sharers of the Holy Spirit,

The water

Acts 2:2
And suddenly a sound like a violent rushing wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting.
2 Corinthians 1:22
[who] also sealed us and gave the down payment of the Spirit in our hearts.

The blood

Hebrews 13:12
Therefore Jesus also suffered outside the gate, in order that he might sanctify the people by his own blood.
1 Peter 3:21
And also, corresponding to [this], baptism now saves you, not the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to God for a good conscience through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,

And these

Mark 14:56
For many gave false testimony against him, and their testimony was not consistent.
Acts 15:15
And with this the words of the prophets agree, just as it is written: