Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Bodily

1 Samuel 15:22
Then Samuel said, "Does the Lord take pleasure in burnt offerings and sacrifices as much as he does in obedience? Certainly, obedience is better than sacrifice; paying attention is better than the fat of rams.
Psalm 50:7
He says: "Listen my people! I am speaking! Listen Israel! I am accusing you! I am God, your God!
Isaiah 1:11
"Of what importance to me are your many sacrifices?" says the Lord. "I am stuffed with burnt sacrifices of rams and the fat from steers. The blood of bulls, lambs, and goats I do not want.
Isaiah 58:3
They lament, 'Why don't you notice when we fast? Why don't you pay attention when we humble ourselves?' Look, at the same time you fast, you satisfy your selfish desires, you oppress your workers.
Jeremiah 6:20
I take no delight when they offer up to me frankincense that comes from Sheba or sweet-smelling cane imported from a faraway land. I cannot accept the burnt offerings they bring me. I get no pleasure from the sacrifices they offer to me.'
Amos 5:21
"I absolutely despise your festivals! I get no pleasure from your religious assemblies!
1 Corinthians 8:8
Now food will not bring us close to God. We are no worse if we do not eat and no better if we do.
Colossians 2:21
"Do not handle! Do not taste! Do not touch!"
Hebrews 13:9
Do not be carried away by all sorts of strange teachings. For it is good for the heart to be strengthened by grace, not ritual meals, which have never benefited those who participated in them.

Little

Hebrews 9:9
This was a symbol for the time then present, when gifts and sacrifices were offered that could not perfect the conscience of the worshiper.

Having

Deuteronomy 28:1
"If you indeed obey the Lord your God and are careful to observe all his commandments I am giving you today, the Lord your God will elevate you above all the nations of the earth.
Job 5:19
He will deliver you from six calamities; yes, in seven no evil will touch you.
Psalm 37:3
Trust in the Lord and do what is right! Settle in the land and maintain your integrity!
Psalm 84:11
For the Lord God is our sovereign protector. The Lord bestows favor and honor; he withholds no good thing from those who have integrity.
Psalm 91:10
No harm will overtake you; no illness will come near your home.
Psalm 112:1
Praise the Lord! How blessed is the one who obeys the Lord, who takes great delight in keeping his commands.
Psalm 145:19
He satisfies the desire of his loyal followers; he hears their cry for help and delivers them.
Proverbs 3:16
Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor.
Ecclesiastes 8:12
Even though a sinner might commit a hundred crimes and still live a long time, yet I know that it will go well with God-fearing people -- for they stand in fear before him.
Isaiah 3:10
Tell the innocent it will go well with them, for they will be rewarded for what they have done.
Isaiah 32:17
Fairness will produce peace and result in lasting security.
Isaiah 33:16
This is the person who will live in a secure place; he will find safety in the rocky, mountain strongholds; he will have food and a constant supply of water.
Isaiah 65:13
So this is what the sovereign Lord says: "Look, my servants will eat, but you will be hungry! Look, my servants will drink, but you will be thirsty! Look, my servants will rejoice, but you will be humiliated!
Matthew 5:3
"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to them.
Matthew 6:33
But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
Matthew 19:29
And whoever has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or fields for my sake will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.
Mark 10:19
You know the commandments: 'Do not murder, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not give false testimony, do not defraud, honor your father and mother.'"
Luke 12:31
Instead, pursue his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.
Romans 8:28
And we know that all things work together for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose,
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future. Everything belongs to you,
2 Peter 1:3
I can pray this because his divine power has bestowed on us everything necessary for life and godliness through the rich knowledge of the one who called us by his own glory and excellence.
1 John 2:25
Now this is the promise that he himself made to us: eternal life.
Revelation 3:12
The one who conquers I will make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he will never depart from it. I will write on him the name of my God and the name of the city of my God (the new Jerusalem that comes down out of heaven from my God), and my new name as well.

General references

Genesis 13:2
(Now Abram was very wealthy in livestock, silver, and gold.)
Deuteronomy 28:4
Your children will be blessed, as well as the produce of your soil, the offspring of your livestock, the calves of your herds, and the lambs of your flocks.
Deuteronomy 32:47
For this is no idle word for you -- it is your life! By this word you will live a long time in the land you are about to cross the Jordan to possess."
Luke 5:38
Instead new wine must be poured into new wineskins.
Luke 12:31
Instead, pursue his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.

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