Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith; prove your own selves. Know ye not your own selves, how that Jesus Christ is in you, except ye be reprobates?
1 Corinthians 11:28
A man should examine himself, and only when he has done so should he eat any of the bread or drink from the cup.
Every man ought to test his own work, and then whatever satisfaction he has will be with reference to himself, and not in comparison with someone else.
We ought therefore to fear that when the promise of admission to his Rest is still open, some one of you may be found to have failed to reach it.
Be careful that no one fails to gain God's favor, or some poisonous root may come up to trouble and contaminate you all??16 some immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his very birthright for one single meal.
1 John 3:20
if they condemn us for anything, for God is greater than our consciences, and he knows all.
So remember how far you have fallen, and repent and do as you did at first, or else I will come to you and take your lampstand from its place, if you do not repent.
Wake up, and strengthen what is left, although it is already on the point of death, for I have found nothing you have done complete in the sight of my God.
In the faith
You must be rooted and built up in him and made strong in faith, just as you were taught to be, overflowing with it in your gratitude.
1 Timothy 2:15
But they will be saved through motherhood, if they continue to have faith and to be loving and holy, and sensible as well.
and that statement is true. Therefore correct them rigorously, to make them have a healthy faith,
Teach the older men to be temperate, serious, and sensible??en of vigorous faith, love, and steadfastness.
1 Peter 5:9
Resist him and be strong in the faith, for you know that your brotherhood all over the world is having the same experience of suffering.
2 Corinthians 6:16
What bargain can a temple of God make with idols? For we are a temple of the living God, just as God said, "I will live in them and move among them, And I will be their God and they will be my people."
Whoever lives on my flesh and drinks my blood remains united to me and I remain united to him.
Jesus answered, "Anyone who loves me will observe my teaching, and my Father will love him and we will come to him and live with him.
You must remain united to me and I will remain united to you. Just as no branch can bear fruit by itself unless it remains united to the vine, you cannot unless you remain united to me.
I in union with them and you with me, so that they may be perfectly unified, and the world may recognize that you sent me and that you love them just as you loved me.
But if Christ is in your hearts, though your bodies are dead in consequence of sin, your spirits have life in consequence of uprightness.
I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I that live, but Christ that lives in me. The life I am now living in the body I am living by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave himself for me.
my children??ou for whom I am enduring a mother's pains again, until Christ is formed in you.
You are built upon the apostles and prophets as your foundation, and Christ Jesus himself is the cornerstone.
and through your faith to let Christ in his love make his home in your hearts. Your roots must be deep and your foundations strong,
to whom God has chosen to make known among the heathen how glorious this mystery of Christ in you, the promise of glorification, really is.
Such people lose their connection with the head, from which the whole body through its ligaments and sinews must be governed and united if it is to grow in the divine way.
1 Peter 2:4
Come to him, as to a living stone rejected by men, but chosen and prized in the sight of God,
2 Corinthians 13:6
I hope you will see that I do not fail to stand it.
And just as they refused to recognize God any longer, God has abandoned them to unworthy impulses and indecent conduct.
2 Timothy 3:8
Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, these people in turn oppose the truth; they are men of depraved minds and counterfeit faith.
They profess to know God, but they disown him by what they do; they are detestable, disobedient men, worthless for any good purpose.
1 Corinthians 9:27
But I beat and bruise my body and make it my slave, so that after I have called others to the contest I may not be disqualified myself.
But if it yields thorns and thistles, it is thought worthless and almost cursed, and it will finally be burned.