Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For out of much affliction and anguish of heart I wrote unto you with many tears; not that ye should be grieved, but that ye might know the love which I have more abundantly unto you.

That ye might

Bible References


Leviticus 19:17
Thou shall not hate thy brother in thy heart. Thou shall surely rebuke thy neighbor, and not bear sin because of him.
Psalm 119:136
Streams of water run down my eyes, because they do not observe thy law.
Proverbs 27:5
Better is open rebuke than love that is hidden.
Jeremiah 13:15
Hear ye, and give ear, be not proud, for LORD has spoken.
Luke 19:41
And when he came near, having seen the city, he wept over it,
Romans 9:2
that great distress is in me, and unceasing sorrow in my heart.
Philippians 3:18
For many walk, who (I told you often, and now also say while weeping) are enemies of the cross of Christ,


2 Corinthians 7:8
Because even though I grieved you in the letter, I am not remorseful (even though I was remorseful), for I perceive that that letter grieved you, even though for an hour.
2 Corinthians 12:15
And I most gladly will spend, and will be spent for your souls. Even though more earnestly loving you, the worse I am loved.

That ye might

2 Corinthians 11:2
For I am jealous for you with a jealousy of God. For I betrothed you to one husband, a pure virgin to present to the Christ.