Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries:

Revellings

Bible References

The time

Ezekiel 44:6
And thou shalt say to the rebellious, even to the house of Israel, Thus hath the Lord GOD said: O ye house of Israel, let all your abominations cease.
Ezekiel 45:9
Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel, remove violence and spoil, and execute judgment and righteousness, take away your exactions from my people, said the Lord GOD.
Acts 17:30
For the times of this ignorance God overlooked, but he now commands all men everywhere to repent
Romans 8:12
Therefore, brethren, we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And such were some of you, but now ye are washed, but now ye are sanctified, but now ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus and in the Spirit of our God.

To have

1 Peter 1:14
as obedient sons, not conforming yourselves with the former desires that you had before in your ignorance,
Deuteronomy 12:30
keep thyself from being snared by following them, after they are destroyed from before thee; enquire not after their gods, saying, After the manner that these Gentiles served their gods, even so will I do likewise.
Romans 1:20
For the invisible things of him, his eternal power and divinity, are clearly understood by the creation of the world and by the things that are made so that there is no excuse;
Ephesians 2:2
in which in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the will of the prince of the power of this air, the spirit that now works in the sons of disobedience,
Ephesians 4:17
This I say, therefore, and require in the Lord that from now on ye not walk as the other Gentiles walk in the vanity of their own senses,
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not with affection of lust, as the Gentiles who do not know God,
Titus 3:3
For we ourselves also were foolish in another time, rebellious, deceived, serving diverse lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

Lasciviousness

Mark 7:22
the thefts, the covetousness, the wickedness, the deceit, the lasciviousness, the evil eye, the slander, the pride, the unwiseness:
2 Corinthians 12:21
lest, when I come again, my God will humble me among you, and I would have to mourn over many who have sinned already and have not repented of the uncleanness and fornication and lasciviousness which they have committed.
Galatians 5:19
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these: Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness,
Ephesians 4:19
who, after losing all sense of feeling have given themselves over unto lasciviousness to work all uncleanness with greediness.
Jude 1:4
For there are certain men crept in unawares without fear or reverence of God, who from beforehand have been ordained unto this condemnation, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness and denying God who alone has dominion, and our Lord Jesus, the Christ.

Excess

2 Samuel 13:28
Now Absalom had commanded his servants, saying, Mark ye now when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say unto you, Smite Amnon, then kill him. Fear not; have I not commanded you? Be courageous, and be valiant.
Proverbs 23:29
For who shall be the woe? for who shall be the woe? for who contention? for who quarrels? for who the wounds without cause? who shall have redness of eyes?
Isaiah 5:11
Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning that they may continue their drunkenness; that continue until night until wine inflames them!
Isaiah 28:7
But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are out of the way; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink; they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble in judgment.
Ephesians 5:18
And be not drunk with wine, in which there is excess, but be filled with the Spirit,

Revellings

Galatians 5:21
envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like; which I denounce, as I have also told you in time past that those who do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.

General references

Leviticus 13:23
But if the bright spot stays in its place and does not spread, it is the scab of a boil; and the priest shall pronounce him clean.
Deuteronomy 27:10
Thou shalt, therefore, hear the voice of the LORD thy God and do his commandments and his statutes, which I command thee this day.
Isaiah 32:16
Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall remain in the fruitful field.
Colossians 3:7
in which ye also walked some time, when ye lived in them.