Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life.
2 Corinthians 5:18
But all these things are from God, who hath reconciled us to Himself by Jesus Christ, and made us ministers of the reconciliation;
Therefore every teacher, who has been thus instructed in the knowledge of the kingdom of heaven, is like a master of a family, who brings forth out of his store things new and old.
by whom we have received grace and apostleship to preach the obedience of faith for his name's sake, to all nations;
1 Corinthians 3:5
Who then is Paul, and who is Apollos, but ministers by whose means ye embraced the faith, even as the Lord gave success to each of them?
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God hath placed you accordingly in the church, first apostles, secondly prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miraculous powers, then gifts of healing, helps, governments, and various kinds of tongues.
of which I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of God conferred on me by the effectual operation of his power.
And therefore He gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers; to qualify holy men for the work of the ministry,
Of which I was made a minister according to the dispensation of God, which is given me towards you, that I might fully declare the word of God:
1 Timothy 1:11
which is according to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, with which I was intrusted.
1 Timothy 4:6
If thou lay these things before the brethren, thou wilt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, as one brought up in the words of faith and of good doctrine, to which thou hast attained.
2 Timothy 1:11
and an apostle, and a teacher of the gentiles:
and shall not the uncircumcision that is by nature, if it fulfil the law, judge thee, who by the letter and circumcision art a transgressor of the law? for he is not a Jew, who is only so in appearance;
But now we are delivered from the law, that being dead by which we were bound, that we might serve God in newness of spirit, and not in the oldness of the letter.
2 Corinthians 3:7
Now if the ministration of death which was in writing, and engraven on stones, was so glorious that the children of Israel could not look stedfastly on the face of Moses, because of the lustre of his countenance, which was to be taken away:
Wherefore by the works of the law no flesh shall be justified before Him: for by the law is the knowledge of sin.
Now the law worketh wrath; for where there is no law, there is no transgression.
And I was heretofore alive without the law: but when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died:
For as many as are of the works of the law, are under the curse; for it is written, Cursed be every one that continueth not in all things which are written in the book of the law, to do them.
The spirit is the principle of life, the flesh availeth nothing: now the words that I speak unto you are spirit, and therefore life.
For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath set me free from the law of sin and death.
1 John 1:1
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have contemplated, and our very hands have felt concerning the Word of life,
For as the Father raiseth up the dead and giveth life: even so the Son maketh alive whom He pleaseth.
(as it is written, "I have made thee a father of many nations,") in the sight of Him whom he believed, even God, who giveth life to the dead, and calleth the things that are not as if they were:
1 Corinthians 15:45
And so it is written, "The first man Adam was made a living soul." But the last Adam is an enlivening spirit.
And you hath he made alive who were dead in trespasses and sins,
1 Peter 3:18
As Christ also once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust (that He might introduce us to God) being indeed put to death in the flesh, but raised to life by the Spirit: