Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in presence am base among you, but being absent am bold toward you:
1 Corinthians 16:21
I Paul salute you, and with my own handwriting.
take notice, 'tis I Paul declare it to you, that if you are circumcised, Christ shall be of no advantage to you.
2 Thessalonians 3:17
I Paul salute you, this salutation being my own hand writing, which is the distinguishing mark of all my letters, so I write.
I had rather apply to your benevolent temper, and desire you would regard the years of Paul, who am now also a prisoner for Jesus Christ,
I JOHN, who am your brother, and partake in the tribulation, in the reign, and in the patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony I gave of Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 10:2
when I am present, which I think to exercise against some, who censure me, as if I was actuated by worldly views.
2 Corinthians 5:20
we then are ambassadors for Christ, and 'tis God who makes you the offers by us: we pray you in the name of Christ, to make your peace with God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
Invested then with such a commission, I beseech you let not the offers of divine favour be made to you in vain.
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God to you, that you present your bodies a living victim, holy, acceptable unto God, as the service of a rational being.
I therefore the prisoner for the Lord, beseech you to live suitably to the offers that have been made to you:
1 Peter 2:11
but at present have obtain'd it. I exhort you, my dear brethren, as strangers and travellers to avoid all sensual passions, as destructive to your
take my yoke upon you, and learn to be meek like me, and of an humble temper: and ye shall enjoy tranquillity of mind.
he shall not strive, nor cry, neither shall any man hear his voice in the streets.
saying, " tell ye the daughter of Sion, behold, thy king cometh unto thee, meek, and sitting on an ass, even a colt, the fole of an ass."
the passage of the scripture which he read, was this, "he was led as a sheep to the slaughter, and like a lamb before his shearer, was dumb, so opened he not his mouth:
1 Peter 2:22
leaving an example for your exact imitation, he who never offended, and from whose lips no fallacy was ever utter'd,
2 Corinthians 10:7
Do ye judge of things by the outward appearance? if any man is confident in himself, that he is Christ's, let him from himself conclude too, that as he is Christ's, even so are we.
2 Corinthians 10:10
(for 'tis objected that my letters are weighty and powerful, but my bodily presence weak, and my preaching
2 Corinthians 11:30
If I must be compell'd to glory, I will glory on the account of my sufferings.
2 Corinthians 12:5
I might glory in being the man; but I will not glory in any thing relating to myself, unless it be my sufferings.
2 Corinthians 13:4
for tho' he was crucified with the appearance of weakness, yet he lives by the power of God; tho' we are afflicted upon his account, we shall live with him by the power of God toward you.
1 Corinthians 2:3
I was with you in weakness, in fear, and in great agony:
1 Corinthians 4:10
we are made fools for our attachment to Christ, while you, who are christians too, still pass for the wise: we are in poverty, but you are in power: you meet with esteem, but we find contempt.
It is not you that have done me any injury: tho' you knew through what infirmity of the flesh I heretofore preached the gospel to you,