Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For after this manner in the old time the holy women also, who trusted in God, adorned themselves, being in subjection unto their own husbands:

Adorned

General references

Bible References

The holy

Proverbs 31:10
Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.
Luke 8:2
And certain women, who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities, Mary called Magdalene, out of whom went seven demons,
Acts 1:14
These all continued with one accord in prayer and supplication, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.
Acts 9:36
Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas: this woman was full of good works and almsdeeds which she did.
1 Timothy 2:10
But (as becomes women professing godliness) with good works.
1 Timothy 5:10
Well reported of for good works; if she has brought up children, if she has lodged strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, if she has relieved the afflicted, if she has diligently followed every good work.
Titus 2:3
The aged women likewise, that they be in behavior as becomes holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things;

Who

1 Samuel 2:1
And Hannah prayed, and said, My heart rejoices in the LORD, my horn is exalted in the LORD: my mouth boasts over my enemies; because I rejoice in your salvation.
Jeremiah 49:11
Leave your fatherless children, I will preserve them alive; and let your widows trust in me.
Luke 2:37
And she was a widow of about fourscore and four years, who departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings and prayers night and day.
1 Timothy 2:15
Yet she shall be saved in childbearing, if they continue in faith and love and holiness with propriety.
1 Timothy 5:5
Now she that is a widow indeed, and desolate, trusts in God, and continues in supplications and prayers night and day.
Hebrews 11:11
Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised.

Adorned

1 Peter 3:2
While they behold your chaste behavior coupled with fear.

General references

2 Samuel 1:24
You daughters of Israel, weep over Saul, who clothed you in scarlet, with other delights, who put on ornaments of gold upon your apparel.
1 Timothy 2:11
Let the woman learn in silence with all subjection.