Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Behold, the third time I am ready to come to you; and I will not be burdensome to you: for I seek not yours, but you: for the children ought not to lay up for the parents, but the parents for the children.

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The third

2 Corinthians 1:15
in this confidence I purposed to visit you before now, (that you might have again the like satisfaction)
2 Corinthians 13:1
This is the third time I am coming to you: "in the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established."
1 Corinthians 4:19
but if the Lord pleases, I will visit you very soon; and then I shall try, not what these boasters can say, but what they can do:
1 Corinthians 11:34
and if any one is press'd with hunger, let him eat at home; that ye may not otherwise meet with punishment. as for other matters, I will set them in order when I come.
1 Corinthians 16:5
I shall come to you, by the way of Macedonia: (for I

For i

Acts 20:33
I have not desir'd to get from any one either silver, or gold, or apparel.
1 Corinthians 10:33
thus I endeavour to be acceptable to all men in all things, not seeking my own advantage, but that of others, so as they may be saved.
Philippians 4:1
Wherefore, my dearly beloved brethren, my joy and my crown, whom I long to see, continue firm in your christian profession, my beloved.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
our address to you was without any flattery, as you yourselves can witness, and God is witness that we had no avarice to disguise.
1 Peter 5:2
to exhort you to feed the flock of God, which is among you: to take care of it, voluntarily, without reluctance, not from any view to sordid gain, but out of real affection;

For the

1 Corinthians 4:14
This I don't write to give you any confusion, but by way of remonstrance, to you who are my dear children.
1 Thessalonians 2:11
you likewise know, that we exhorted and encouraged every one of you, as a father doth his children,

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Acts 20:33
I have not desir'd to get from any one either silver, or gold, or apparel.