Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now be ye not stiffnecked, as your fathers were, but yield yourselves unto the LORD, and enter into his sanctuary, which he hath sanctified for ever: and serve the LORD your God, that the fierceness of his wrath may turn away from you.

Which he hath

Bible References

Be ye not stiffnecked

2 Chronicles 36:13
Moreover also - against King Nebuchadnezzar, he rebelled, who had made him swear by God,-and he stiffened his neck, and emboldened his heart, from turning unto Yahweh, God of Israel.
Exodus 32:9
So then Yahweh said unto Moses, - I have looked on this people, and lo! a stiff-necked people, it is.
Deuteronomy 10:16
Therefore must ye circumcise the foreskin of your hearts, - and your necks, must ye stiffen no more.
Romans 10:21
Whereas, regarding Israel, he saith - All day long, have I stretched forth my hands unto a people unyielding and contradicting.

Yield yourselves

1 Chronicles 29:24
And, all the rulers, and the heroes, yea moreover all the sons of King David, gave a hand, under Solomon the king.
Ezra 10:19
and they gave their hand, that they would put away their wives, - and, being guilty, they offered a ram of the flock for their guilt.
Psalm 68:31
Ambassadors come out of Egypt, The Ethiopian, eagerly stretcheth out his hands, unto God.
Romans 6:13
Neither be presenting your members as weapons of unrighteousness unto sin, but present yourselves unto God as though alive from among the dead, and your members as weapons of righteousness unto God;

Enter into

Psalm 68:24
They have seen thy progress O God, The progress of my GOD, my king into the sanctuary:
Psalm 73:17
Until I could enter the holy places of God, - Could give heed to their hereafter: -

Which he hath

Psalm 132:13
For Yahweh hath chosen Zion, - He hath desired it as a dwelling for himself:


Deuteronomy 6:13
Yahweh thy God, shalt thou revere And him, shalt thou serve, - And by his name, shalt thou swear.
Joshua 24:15
But, if it be, a vexation, in your eyes, to serve Yahweh, choose ye for yourselves, to-day, whom ye will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served, that were beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye are dwelling, - but, I and my house, will serve Yahweh.
Matthew 4:10
Then saith Jesus unto him, Withdraw, Satan! for it is written, - The Lord thy God, shalt thou worship, and, to him alone, render divine service.
John 12:26
If, with me, anyone be ministering, with me, let him be following; and, where, I, am, there, my minister also, shall be. If anyone, with me, be ministering, the Father, will honour him.
Romans 6:22
Whereas, now, having been freed from sin, and made servants unto God, ye have your fruit for sanctification and, the end, life age-abiding.
Colossians 3:22
Ye servants! be obedient, in all things, unto them who, according to the flesh, are your masters, - not with eye-service, as man-pleasers, but with singleness of heart, revering the Lord, -
Revelation 7:15
For this cause, are they before the throne of God, and are rendering divine service unto him, day and night, in his sanctuary; and he that sitteth upon the throne shall spread his tent over them;

The fierceness

2 Chronicles 28:11
Now, therefore, hearken unto me, and restore the captives whom ye have taken captive from among your brethren, - for, the glow of the anger of Yahweh, is over you.
2 Chronicles 29:10
Now, is it near my heart, to solemnise a covenant unto Yahweh, God of Israel, - that he may turn from him the glow of his anger.
2 Kings 23:26
Howbeit, Yahweh turned not away from the glow of his great anger, wherewith his anger glowed against Judah - because of all the provocations wherewith, Manasseh, had provoked him.
Psalm 78:49
He sent among them the heat of his anger, Wrath and indignation and distress, - A mission of messengers of misfortune: