Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water.

The longsuffering

While

General references

Bible References

The longsuffering

Romans 2:4
Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness, and forbearance, and long-suffering, not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?
Romans 9:22
And what if God, though resolved to shew his displeasure at last, and to make known his power, yet bore with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction?
2 Peter 3:15
and account the long-suffering of our Lord salvation, as our beloved brother Paul also, according to the wisdom given to him, hath written unto you;

The days

Matthew 24:37
for as the days of Noah were, so shall be also the coming of the Son of man;
Luke 17:26
And as it was in the days of Noah, so shall it be also in the days of the Son of man.

While

Hebrews 11:7
By faith Noah being warned by God of things which were not yet seen, moved with pious fear, prepared an ark for the safety of his family; whereby he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.

Wherein

Matthew 7:14
whereas the gate is narrow, and the way troublesome, which leadeth into life, and few there be that find it.
Luke 12:32
Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father's pleasure to give you the kingdom.
Luke 13:24
But He said unto them, Strive to enter in at the strait gate; for I tell you, many will desire to enter in, and shall not be able.
2 Peter 2:5
(but preserved Noah an eighth person, a preacher of righteousness,) bringing a deluge upon the world of the ungodly;

By

2 Corinthians 2:15
For we are the sweet odor of Christ unto God, in them that are saved, yea and in them that perish:
Ephesians 5:26
to sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,

General references

Matthew 24:37
for as the days of Noah were, so shall be also the coming of the Son of man;