Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.

In watchings

General references

Bible References


2 Corinthians 11:23
Ministers of Christ, are they? As one deranged I am talking, I, above measure! - in toils, superabundantly, in prisons, superabundantly, in stripes, to excess, in deaths, oft, -
2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in toilings, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 20:5
And, these, came and were waiting for us at Troas.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our toil and hardship: night and day, working, so as not to be a burden unto any of you, we proclaimed unto you the glad-message of God,
2 Thessalonians 3:8
Nor, as a free-gift, did eat, bread, from anyone, but, with toil and hardship, night and day, working, - that we might not burden any of you; -

In watchings

Acts 20:31
Wherefore, be on the watch, remembering that, for three years, night and day, I gave myself no rest, with tears, admonishing each one.

In hunger

Jeremiah 38:9
My lord, O King! wickedly, have these men done all that they haw done to Jeremiah the prophet, whom indeed they have cast into the dungeon, - since he would have died where he was because of the famine, for there is no bread any longer, in the city.
1 Corinthians 4:11
Until the present hour, we both hunger and thirst, and are naked, and are buffeted, and are wanderers,
Philippians 4:12
I know what it is even to be kept low, and I know what it is to have more than enough, - in every way, and in all things, have I been let into the secret - both to be well fed, and to be hungering, both to have more than enough, and to be coming short:


2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in toilings, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 13:2
And, as they were publicly ministering unto the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said - Separate forthwith unto me, Barnabas and Saul, unto the work whereunto I have called them.
Acts 14:23
Moreover, appointing unto them by vote, in each assembly, elders, praying with fastings, they commended them unto the Lord on whom they had believed.
1 Corinthians 7:5
Be not depriving one another - unless perhaps by consent for a season, that ye may have leisure for prayer, and, again, may be together, - lest Satan be tempting you by reason of your want of self-control.


Romans 8:35
Who shall separate us from the love of the Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? -
Hebrews 11:37
They were stoned, were pierced through, were sawn asunder, by murder, with a sword, died, went about in sheep-skins, in goat-hides, - being in want, suffering tribulation, enduring ill-treatment:
James 2:15
If, a brother or sister, should be naked, and coming short of the daily food,

General references

1 Corinthians 15:30
Why also are, we, running into peril every hour?