Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man minister, let him do it as of the ability which God giveth: that God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.


Bible References


Ephesians 4:29
Let no evil word proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good for useful edification, that it may afford benefit to those that hear.
Colossians 4:6
Let your words always be with kindness, seasoned with salt, that you may know how to answer every one.
James 1:19
Understand, my beloved brothers, and let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;
James 3:1
BE not many of you teachers, my brothers, knowing that we shall receive a severer judgment.

As the

Acts 7:38
This is he that was with the assembly in the wilderness, with the angel who spoke to him on Mount Sinai, and with our fathers, who received the living oracles to give us,
Romans 3:2
Much in every way. For first, indeed, that they were entrusted with the oracles of God.
Hebrews 5:12
For you who ought on account of the time to be teachers, have need that one should teach you again what are the first rudiments of the oracles of God, and have need of milk and not solid food.


1 Peter 4:10
as each has received a gift, minister the same among yourselves as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

The ability

Romans 12:6
but having different gifts according to the grace given us, if prophecy [let us prophesy] according to the analogy of the faith,
1 Corinthians 3:10
According to the grace of God given me as a wise architect I have laid a foundation, and another builds on it. But let each one see how he builds on it.
1 Corinthians 12:4
And there are diversities of gifts but the same Spirit;

To whom

1 Peter 5:11
To him be the glory and the power for ever; amen.
Romans 16:27
to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, to him be the glory forever; amen.
Ephesians 3:21
to him be the glory in the church in Jesus Christ to all generations, for ever and ever; amen.
1 Timothy 1:17
And to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever; amen.
1 Timothy 6:16
who only has immortality, dwelling in light unapproachable, whom no man has seen nor can see; to whom be honor and power eternal; amen.
Jude 1:25
to God our only Saviour, through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory, majesty, power and authority before all worlds, both now and for ever more; amen.
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the first born from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him that loved us and washed us from our sins with his blood,


Matthew 6:13
and bring us not into trial, but deliver us from evil.

General references

1 Corinthians 12:7
But a manifestation of the Spirit is given to each one for a useful purpose.
1 Peter 5:11
To him be the glory and the power for ever; amen.
3 John 1:5
Beloved, you did faithfully whatever you do to the brothers, and that to strangers,