Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Whereunto I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, (I speak the truth in Christ, and lie not;) a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and verity.


General references

Bible References

I am

1 Timothy 1:11
according to the glorious gospel of the blessed God that I was entrusted with.

A preacher

Ecclesiastes 1:1
The words of the Teacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.
Ecclesiastes 7:27
"Look! I found this," said the Teacher, "while trying to find how the plan fits together.
Ecclesiastes 12:8
"Vanity of vanity!" says the Teacher. "Everything [is] vanity!"
Romans 10:14
How then will they call upon [him] in whom they have not believed? And how will they believe [in him] about whom they have not heard? And how will they hear about [him] without one who preaches [to them]?
Ephesians 3:7
of which I became a servant, according to the gift of God's grace given to me, according to the working of his power.
2 Timothy 1:11
for which I was appointed a proclaimer and an apostle and a teacher,
2 Peter 2:5
and did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a proclaimer of righteousness, {and seven others} [when he] brought a flood on the world of the ungodly,

I speak

Romans 1:9
For God, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, is my witness, how constantly I make mention of you,
Romans 9:1
I am telling the truth in Christ--[I am] not lying; my conscience bears witness to me in the Holy Spirit--
2 Corinthians 11:31
The God and Father of the Lord Jesus, who is blessed {forever}, knows that I am not lying.
Galatians 1:20
(Now [the things] which I am writing to you, behold, [I assure you] before God that I am not lying.)

A teacher

John 7:35
So the Jews said to one another, "Where [is] this one going to go, that we will not find him? He is not going to go to the Dispersion among the Greeks and teach the Greeks, [is he]?
Acts 9:15
But the Lord said to him, "Go, because this man is my chosen instrument to carry my name before Gentiles and kings and the sons of Israel.
Acts 22:21
And he said to me, 'Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles!'"
Acts 26:17
rescuing you from the people and from the Gentiles to whom I am sending you,
Romans 11:13
Now I am speaking to you Gentiles. Therefore, inasmuch as I am apostle to the Gentiles, I promote my ministry,
Romans 15:16
with the result that I am a servant of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, serving the gospel of God as a priest, in order that the offering of the Gentiles may become acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
Galatians 1:16
to reveal his Son in me in order that I would proclaim the gospel [about] him among the Gentiles, immediately I did not consult with flesh and blood,
Galatians 2:9
and [when] James and Cephas and John--those thought to be pillars--acknowledged the grace given to me, they gave to me and Barnabas the right [hand] of fellowship, in order that we [should go] to the Gentiles and they to the circumcision.

In faith

Acts 14:27
And [when they] arrived and called the church together, they reported all that God had done with them, and that he had opened a door of faith for the Gentiles.
Galatians 2:16
but knowing that a person is not justified by the works of the law, if not by faith in Jesus Christ, and we have believed in Christ Jesus so that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law {no human being will be justified}.
Galatians 3:9
So then, the ones [who have] faith are blessed together with Abraham who believed.


Psalm 111:7
The works of his hands [are] faithfulness and justice; all his precepts [are] reliable.

General references

2 Timothy 1:11
for which I was appointed a proclaimer and an apostle and a teacher,