Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now for a long season Israel hath been without the true God, and without a teaching priest, and without law.

Bible References

A long

1 Kings 12:28
And the king will consult and make two calves of gold, and he will say to them, Much for you going up to Jerusalem: behold thy gods, Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt
Hosea 3:4
For many days shall the sons of Israel dwell, not a king and not a chief and not a sacrifice and not a pillar and it one ephod and teraphim

True god

Jeremiah 10:10
And Jehovah the God of truth; he the living God, and king eternal: from his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not prevail over his anger.
John 17:3
And this is eternal life, that they might know thee the only true God, and whom thou hast sent, Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 1:9
For they themselves proclaim of us what entrance we have to you, and how ye turned to God from images to serve the living and true God;
1 John 5:20
And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding, and we know him true, and we are in him true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

A teaching

2 Chronicles 17:8
And with them the Levites, him Heard of Jehovah, and The gift of Jehovah, and him Jehovah gave, and him God made, and The Watchful of Death, and him Jehovah gave, and the Lord Jehovah, and The Good of Jehovah, and The Good Lord Jehovah, Levites; and with them God will hear, and Jehovah exalted the priests.
Leviticus 10:11
And to teach the sons of Israel all the laws which Jehovah spake to them by the hand of Moses.
Deuteronomy 33:10
And they shall teach thy judgments to Jacob, and thy law to Israel; they will put incense at thy nose, and whole burnt-offerings upon thine altar.
Nehemiah 8:9
And Nehemiah, (he the Tirshatha) will say, and Ezra the priest the scribe, and the Levites causing the people to understand, To all the people this day is holy to Jehovah your God; ye shall not mourn, and ye shall not weep. For all the people weeping in their hearing to the words of the law.
Ezekiel 44:21
And they shall not drink wine every priest in their going in to the inner enclosure.
Micah 3:11
Her heads will judge for a gift, and her priests will teach for hire, and her prophets will divine for silver: and they will lean upon Jehovah, saying, Is not Jehovah in the midst of us? he will not bring evil upon us.
Malachi 2:7
For the lips of the priest shall watch knowledge, and they shall seek the law from his mouth: for he is the messenger of Jehovah of armies.
Matthew 2:4
And assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where Christ should be born.
1 Timothy 3:2
Therefore an overseer must be irreprehensible, husband of one wife, sober, of sound mind, well arranged, hospitable, giving instruction;

Without law

Romans 2:12
For as many as sinned without law shall also perish without law: and as many as sinned in the law shall be judged by the law;
Romans 7:8
And sin, having taken occasion by the command, wrought in me every lust. For without law sin dead.
1 Corinthians 9:21
To the lawless, as lawless, (not being lawless to God, but subject to the law to Christ,) that I might gain the lawless,