Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For even hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:

For us

Bible References

Because

1 Peter 2:24
who himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that [we] may die to sins [and] live to righteousness, by whose wounds you were healed.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ also suffered once for sins, the just for the unjust, in order that he could bring you to God, being put to death in the flesh, but made alive in the spirit,
1 Peter 4:1
Therefore, [because] Christ suffered in the flesh, you also equip yourselves with the same way of thinking, because the one who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,
Luke 24:26
Was it not necessary [that] the Christ suffer these [things] and enter into his glory?"
Acts 17:3
explaining and demonstrating that it was necessary [for] the Christ to suffer and to rise from the dead, and [saying], "This Jesus whom I am proclaiming to you is the Christ."
Hebrews 2:10
For it was fitting for him for whom [are] all [things] and through whom [are] all [things] in bringing many sons to glory to perfect the originator of their salvation through sufferings.

For us

1 Peter 1:20
who was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has been revealed in these last times for you

Leaving

Psalm 85:13
Righteousness will go before him, and it will make his steps a pathway.
John 13:15
For I have given you an example, that just as I have done for you, you also do.
Romans 8:29
because [those] whom he foreknew, he also predestined [to be] conformed to the image of his Son, so that he should be the firstborn among many brothers.
1 Corinthians 11:1
Become imitators of me, just as I also [am] of Christ.
Ephesians 5:2
and live in love, just as also Christ loved us, and gave himself for us an offering and sacrifice to God for a fragrant smell.
Philippians 2:5
Think this in yourselves which [was] also in Christ Jesus,
1 John 2:6
The one who says [that he] resides in him ought also to walk just as that one walked.
1 John 3:16
We have come to know love by this: that {he} laid down his life on behalf of us, and we ought to lay down our lives on behalf of the brothers.
Revelation 12:11
And they conquered him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, and they did not love their lives until death.

General references

Proverbs 26:4
Do not answer a fool according to his folly lest you become like him--even you.
Mark 6:46
And [after he] had said farewell to them, he went away to the mountain to pray.
John 5:41
"I do not accept glory from people,
Romans 12:14
Bless those who persecute, bless and do not curse [them].
Philippians 2:5
Think this in yourselves which [was] also in Christ Jesus,