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 ministers of Christ? I speak foolishly, I am more; in labors most abundant, in stripes above measure, in imprisonments most abundant, in deaths often;
2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in dissensions, in labors, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 20:5
these going before waited for us at Troas.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For you remember, brothers, our labor and weariness; that working night and day not to be burdensome to any one of you, we preached to you the gospel of God.
2 Thessalonians 3:8
neither did we eat bread of any one for nought, but worked with labor and fatigue, night and day, not to be burdensome to any of you;

In watchings

Acts 20:31
Wherefore watch, remembering that for three years, night and day, I ceased not to admonish every one of you with tears.

In hunger

1 Corinthians 4:11
Even to this hour we suffer hunger and thirst and nakedness, and are beaten, and are unsettled,
Philippians 4:12
I know both how to be humbled, and I know how to abound; in every thing and in all conditions I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer want.


2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in dissensions, in labors, in watchings, in fastings,
Acts 13:2
And while they served the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.
Acts 14:23
And having appointed them elders in every church, and having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.
1 Corinthians 7:5
Withhold not yourselves from one another, except by agreement for a time that you may be at leisure for prayer, and come together again, that Satan may not tempt you by your incontinence.


Romans 8:35
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall affliction or distress, persecution or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or the sword?
Hebrews 11:37
they were stoned, they were cut to pieces with saws, they were tried, they died with the death of the sword, they wandered about in sheep-skins and goat-skins, destitute, afflicted, injuriously treated,
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister is naked, or destitute of daily food,

General references

1 Corinthians 15:30
Why also do we encounter danger every hour?