Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

As

1 Peter 1:1
Peter, apostle of Jesus, the Christ, to the strangers scattered in Pontus, in Galatia, in Cappadocia, in Asia, and in Bithynia,
Genesis 23:4
I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.
Genesis 47:9
And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred and thirty years; few and evil have the days of the years of my life been and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.
Leviticus 25:23
The land shall not be sold for ever, for the land is mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.
1 Chronicles 29:15
For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as were all our fathers; our days on the earth are as a shadow, and there is no other hope.
Psalm 39:12
Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee and a sojourner, as all my fathers were.
Psalm 119:19
I am a stranger in the earth; hide not thy commandments from me.
Hebrews 11:13
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but seeing them afar off and believing them and embracing them and confessing that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.

Abstain

1 Peter 4:2
so that now the time that remains in the flesh, he might live, not unto the lusts of men, but unto the will of God.
Luke 21:34
And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with excess and drunkenness and cares of this life, and so that day come upon you unawares.
Acts 15:20
but that we write unto them that they abstain from pollutions of idols and from fornication and from things strangled and from blood.
Romans 8:13
For if ye live according to the flesh, ye shall die; but if through the Spirit ye mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.
Romans 13:13
Let us walk honestly, as in the day, not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Galatians 5:16
This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh.
2 Timothy 2:22
Flee also youthful lusts, but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with those that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world neither the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, the charity of the Father is not in him.

War

Romans 7:23
but I see another law in my members which rebels against the law of my mind, bringing captive unto the law of sin which is in my members.
Romans 8:13
For if ye live according to the flesh, ye shall die; but if through the Spirit ye mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.
Galatians 5:17
For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; and these are contrary the one to the other, so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.
1 Timothy 6:9
For those that desire to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts which drown men in destruction and perdition.
James 4:1
Where do the wars and disputes come from among you? From here that is to say, of your lusts which fight in your members?

General references

Genesis 21:34
And Abraham sojourned in the Philistines' land many days.
Leviticus 15:16
And the man, when his seed shall go forth from him, then shall wash all his flesh in water and be unclean until the evening.
Proverbs 7:26
For she has caused many to fall down dead; yea, all the strong men have been slain by her.
Isaiah 32:16
Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall remain in the fruitful field.