Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe.

Bible References

Thank

1 Thessalonians 1:2
We give thanks to God at all times for you all, making mention of you in our prayers;
Romans 1:8
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, because your faith is proclaimed in the whole world.

Because

Matthew 10:13
and, if, indeed, the house is worthy, let your peace come upon it; but, if it be not worthy, let your peace return to you.
Acts 2:41
Those, therefore, who gladly received his word, were immersed; and there were added to them on that day about three thousand souls;
Acts 10:33
At once, therefore, I sent to you; and you did well, in coming. Now, therefore, we are all present before God, to hear all the things that have been commanded you by the Lord."
Acts 13:45
But the Jews, seeing the multitudes, were filled with jealousy, and contradicted the things spoken by Paul, blaspheming.
Acts 16:14
And a certain woman, Lydia by name, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, who worshipped God, was listening, whose heart the Lord opened to attend to the things spoken by Paul.
Acts 17:11
And these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, examining the Scriptures daily, whether these things were so.
Galatians 4:14
and my trial in my flesh ye despised not, nor spurned; but ye received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus.
2 Peter 3:2
that ye remember the words spoken before by holy prophets, and the commandments of the Lord and Savior by your apostles.

The word of god

Luke 5:1
Now it came to pass, as the multitude was pressing upon Him, and hearing the word of God, that He was standing by the lake Gennesaret;
Luke 8:11
Now this is the parable: The seed is the word of God.
Luke 11:28
But He said, "Yea, rather, happy are those who hear the word of God, and keep it!"
Acts 8:14
Now the apostles in Jerusalem, hearing that Samaria had received the word of God, sent to them Peter and John;
Acts 13:44
And, on the next sabbath, almost the whole city was gathered together to hear the word of God.
Romans 10:17
Consequently, faith comes of hearing; and hearing, through the word of Christ.
Hebrews 4:12
For the word of God is living, and effectual, and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing even to a dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
1 Peter 1:25
And this is the word of the good news which was proclaimed to you.
2 Peter 1:16
For, not as having followed after cunningly-devised stories, did we make known to you the power and presence of our Lord Jesus Christ, but as having been made spectators of His majesty.

Effectually

1 Thessalonians 1:5
because our Gospel came not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much assurance; even as ye know what manner of men we became toward you, for your sake.
John 15:3
Already ye are clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.
John 17:17
Sanctify them in the truth; Thy word is truth.
Romans 6:17
But thanks be to God that, though ye were slaves of sin, ye did, however, obey from the heart that form of teaching unto which ye were delivered;
2 Corinthians 3:18
But we all, with unveiled face, reflecting as a mirror the glory of the Lord, are transfigured into the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Spirit of the Lord.
Colossians 1:6
which is present among you, even as it is in all the world bearing fruit and increasing, as it does in you also, since the day ye heard and knew the grace of God in truth;
Hebrews 4:12
For the word of God is living, and effectual, and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing even to a dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
James 1:18
Having willed it, He brought us forth with a word of truth, that we might be a certain first-fruit of His creatures.
1 Peter 1:23
having been begotten again, not of corruptible seed, but incorruptible, through the word of God, that lives and abides.
1 Peter 2:2
as new-born babes, long ye for the spiritual, unadulterated milk, that thereby ye may grow unto salvation,
1 John 3:3
And every one that has this hope on Him purifies himself, even as He is pure.
1 John 5:4
because all that has been begotten of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that overcomes the world, our faith.