Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.

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Bible References


1 Timothy 3:5
for if a man knoweth not how to order his own family, how shall he take proper care of the church of God?
Matthew 24:25
Behold, I have forewarned you.
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who indeed is a faithful steward, and prudent, whom the lord will place over his household, to give them their proportion of provision at the proper season?
Romans 12:8
or he that exhorteth, in exhortation; he that distributes, let him do it with simplicity; he that presideth, with diligence; he that is employed in acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.
1 Thessalonians 5:12
Now we entreat you, brethren, to know those who labour among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
Hebrews 13:7
Remember your presidents, who have spoken to you the word of God: the ultimate issue of whose conduct attentively observing, be imitators of their fidelity.


1 Timothy 5:3
Honour the widows, that are widows indeed.
Acts 28:10
Then they honoured us with many tokens of respect; and when we were about to sail, laid in for us every necessary store.
Romans 15:27
They have been so pleased indeed, and their debtors they are. For if the Gentiles have been admitted to a participation in their spiritual things, they ought also to minister to them in carnal things.
1 Corinthians 9:5
Have we not power to carry about with us a sister wife, as do also the other apostles, even the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas?
Galatians 6:6
Let him who is a learner of the word communicate to his instructor in all good things.
Philippians 2:29
Receive him therefore in the Lord with all joy, and honourably treat those that are such:


1 Timothy 4:6
If thou suggest these truths to the brethren, thou shalt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, nourished up in the words of faith and sound doctrine, whereunto thou hast attained.
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the word, be urgent, in season, out of season; reprove, enjoin, exhort with all long suffering and doctrine.

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Galatians 6:6
Let him who is a learner of the word communicate to his instructor in all good things.