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
(but, if one knows not how to preside over his own house, how will he take care of an assembly of God?);
Matthew 24:25
Behold, I have foretold you.
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, "Who, then, is the faithful steward, the wise one, whom his lord will appoint over his household to give the portion of food in due season?
Romans 12:8
or he that exhorts, in his exhortation; he that imparts, let him do it with liberality; he that presides, with diligence; he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
1 Thessalonians 5:12
And we beseech you, brethren, to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
Hebrews 13:7
Remember those who are your leaders, who spake to you the word of God; and, considering the issue of whose manner of life, imitate their faith.


1 Timothy 5:3
Honor widows who are widows indeed.
Acts 28:10
who also honored us with many honors; and, when we were setting sail, they placed on board the things suited to our needs.
Romans 15:27
Indeed, they were well pleased, and their debtors they are; for, if the gentiles were partakers of their spiritual things, they ought also to minister to them in carnal things.
1 Corinthians 9:5
Have we no right to lead about a sister as our wife, even as the rest of the apostles, and the brothers of the Lord, and Cephas?
Galatians 6:6
But let him who is being taught in the word share with him who is teaching, in all good things.
Philippians 2:29
Receive him, therefore, in the Lord with all joy, and hold such in honor;


1 Timothy 4:6
Suggesting these things to the brethren, you will be a good minister of Christ Jesus, nourished in the words of the faith and of the good teaching which you have strictly followed;
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the word; be urgent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all long-suffering and teaching.

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Galatians 6:6
But let him who is being taught in the word share with him who is teaching, in all good things.