Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of God, and precious,

Chosen

General references

Bible References

To

Matthew 11:28
Come unto me therefore all ye who are labouring and oppressed, and I will give you ease.
John 5:40
and they testify of me: and yet ye will not come to me, that ye may have life.
John 6:37
All that the Father giveth me, will come unto me; and him that cometh to me I will not cast out.

A living

John 5:26
For as the Father hath life in Himself, so hath He given also to the Son to have life in Himself.
John 6:57
As the living Father hath sent me, and I live by the Father; so he that feedeth on me he also shall live by me.
John 11:25
Jesus then told her, I am the resurrection and the life: he that believeth on me, though he were dead, shall live again.
John 14:6
Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, and the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father but by me.
Romans 5:10
For if when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son; much more being reconciled shall we be saved by his life.
Colossians 3:4
When Christ, who is your life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with Him in glory.

Disallowed

Matthew 21:42
Then saith Jesus to them, Did ye never read in the scriptures, "The stone which the builders refused, is made the head of the corner: this is the Lord's doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes?"
Mark 12:10
And have ye not read this scripture, "The stone, which the builders refused, is become the head of the corner:
Luke 20:17
And He looked upon them and said, What then is this, which is written, The stone which the builders refused, is become the head of the corner?
Acts 4:11
This is the stone that was set at nought by you builders, which is become the head of the corner.

Chosen

Matthew 12:18
my beloved in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my spirit upon Him, and He shall declare judgement to the nations: He shall not contend,

Precious

1 Peter 2:7
To you therefore who believe it is precious: but to them that are disobedient, the stone which the builders rejected is become the head of the corner,
1 Peter 1:7
That the proof of your faith, which is much more precious than of gold, (that perisheth, though tried by fire) may be found unto praise, and honor, and glory, when Jesus Christ shall be revealed:
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us, in the righteousness of our God, and of our saviour Jesus Christ:

General references

Matthew 12:6
But I tell you, that a greater than the temple is here: