Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:

General references

Bible References

New-born

1 Peter 1:23
being regenerated not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God which liveth and abideth for ever.
Matthew 18:3
and said, Verily I declare unto you, unless ye be converted, and become like little children, ye shall never enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Mark 10:15
Verily I tell you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, shall by no means enter into it.
Romans 6:4
Therefore we are buried with Him by baptism into death: that as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we also should walk in newness of life:
1 Corinthians 3:1
And I, my brethren, could not speak to you, as to spiritual persons, but as to carnal ones, even as to babes in Christ.
1 Corinthians 14:20
My brethren, be not children in sense: but in malice be infants, and in your judgements shew yourselves to be men.

The sincere

1 Corinthians 3:2
I have fed you with milk, and not with meat; for ye were not hitherto able to bear it, nor yet are ye even now able.
Hebrews 5:12
For whereas ye ought for the time to be teachers of others, ye have need again of some one to teach you the first rudiments of the oracles of God; and are become such as have need of milk and not of solid food.

Grow

Ephesians 2:21
in whom the whole building fitly joined together increaseth to an holy temple in the Lord:
Ephesians 4:15
but holding the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him, who is the head, even Christ:
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought always to give thanks to God on your account, my brethren, as it is fit; because your faith increaseth greatly, and the love of every one of you towards each other aboundeth:
2 Peter 3:18
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: to Him be glory both now and for ever. Amen.

General references

John 10:5
But they will not follow a stranger, but will flee from him; because they know not the voice of strangers.