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
Are they the ministers of Christ? (I speak foolishly) I am above [them]: in labours more abundantly, in stripes exceedingly more, in prisons more frequently, in the most immediate danger of death often.
2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labours, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 20:5
These going before tarried for us at Troas.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our labour and toil: for night and day working hard, that we might be no burden to any of you, we preached unto you the gospel of God.
2 Thessalonians 3:8
neither did we eat bread with any man unpaid for, but with labour and toil worked night and day, that we might be burdensome to none of you:

In watchings

Acts 20:31
Therefore watch, remembering that for three years, by night and by day, I have never ceased with tears to admonish every individual.

In hunger

1 Corinthians 4:11
For even to this present hour we undergo hunger and thirst and nakedness, and are buffeted about, and have no settled abode;
Philippians 4:12
I know how to be abased, and I know how to abound; in every state and in all situations I am instructed either to be full or famishing, either to enjoy abundance, or to suffer want:


2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labours, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 13:2
And as they were employed in the ministry, and kept a fast, the Holy Ghost said, Set apart for me now both Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.
Acts 14:23
Then appointing them presbyters in every city, by prayer with fastings they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.
1 Corinthians 7:5
Defraud not one another, except it may be by consent occasionally, that ye may have more leisure for fasting and prayer; and come together again, lest Satan tempt you through your incontinence.


Romans 8:35
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall distress of circumstances, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or the sword?
Hebrews 11:37
they were stoned, they were sawn asunder, they experienced the severest trials, they were slain by the edge of the sword: they went about wrapped in skins of sheep and goats, destitute of all things, pressed down with afflictions, suffering all kind of misery;
James 2:15
Now if a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,

General references

1 Corinthians 15:30
and why do we also expose ourselves to danger every hour?