Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;
No man can by any means redeem his brother Or give to God a ransom for him--
1 Corinthians 6:20
For you have been bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.
1 Corinthians 7:23
You were bought with a price; do not become slaves of men.
1 Peter 1:7
so that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;
"Surely every man walks about as a phantom; Surely they make an uproar for nothing; He amasses riches and does not know who will gather them.
Do not trust in oppression And do not vainly hope in robbery; If riches increase, do not set your heart upon them.
In that time it will be said to this people and to Jerusalem, "A scorching wind from the bare heights in the wilderness in the direction of the daughter of My people--not to winnow and not to cleanse,
For even though they knew God, they did not honor Him as God or give thanks, but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened.
1 Corinthians 3:20
and again, "THE LORD KNOWS THE REASONINGS of the wise, THAT THEY ARE USELESS."
1 Peter 4:3
For the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.
but have walked after the stubbornness of their heart and after the Baals, as their fathers taught them,"
O LORD, my strength and my stronghold, And my refuge in the day of distress, To You the nations will come From the ends of the earth and say, "Our fathers have inherited nothing but falsehood, Futility and things of no profit."
"But rather we will certainly carry out every word that has proceeded from our mouths, by burning sacrifices to the queen of heaven and pouring out drink offerings to her, just as we ourselves, our forefathers, our kings and our princes did in the cities of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem; for then we had plenty of food and were well off and saw no misfortune.
"I said to their children in the wilderness, 'Do not walk in the statutes of your fathers or keep their ordinances or defile yourselves with their idols.
Thus says the LORD, "For three transgressions of Judah and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they rejected the law of the LORD And have not kept His statutes; Their lies also have led them astray, Those after which their fathers walked.
"Do not be like your fathers, to whom the former prophets proclaimed, saying, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Return now from your evil ways and from your evil deeds "' But they did not listen or give heed to Me," declares the LORD.
"Why do Your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread."
"You men who are stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears are always resisting the Holy Spirit; you are doing just as your fathers did.
But when they recognized that he was a Jew, a single outcry arose from them all as they shouted for about two hours, "Great is Artemis of the Ephesians!"
who gave Himself for our sins so that He might rescue us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
'Likewise, whoever touches them shall be unclean and shall wash his clothes and bathe in water and be unclean until evening.
from the firstborn of the sons of Israel he took the money in terms of the shekel of the sanctuary, 1,365.
one bull, one ram, one male lamb one year old, for a burnt offering;
For thus says the LORD, "You were sold for nothing and you will be redeemed without money."
"For what will a man give in exchange for his soul?
"But we were hoping that it was He who was going to redeem Israel. Indeed, besides all this, it is the third day since these things happened.