Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And herein I give my advice: for this is expedient for you, who have begun before, not only to do, but also to be forward a year ago.

Bible References

I give

1 Corinthians 7:25
As to the case of celibacy, I have no positive instructions: yet my advice deserves to be regarded, as coming from one the divine favour has distinguished.

Expedient

2 Corinthians 12:1
Have not I reason to glory? for now I shall mention my visions and revelations from the Lord.
Matthew 10:42
and whoever shall give only a cup of cold water to the meanest of you, considering him as my disciple, shall most assuredly be far from losing his reward.
John 11:50
you little consider it is our interest, that one man should die for the people, to prevent the destruction of the whole nation.
John 16:7
nevertheless, I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I do not go away, the advocate will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him to you.
John 18:14
the same Caiaphas, who in council told the Jews, "it was expedient that one man should die for the people."
1 Corinthians 6:12
Are all things lawful for me? however, all things are not expedient: are all things lawful for me? however, I will not be a slave to any.
1 Corinthians 10:23
are all things lawful for me? yet all things are not expedient: are all things lawful for me? yet all things do not edify.
Philippians 4:17
not that I desire a present; but what I desire is, that the fruits of your liberality may greatly redound to your own account.
1 Timothy 6:18
to be beneficent, to be rich in good works, to be liberal to the common fund,
Hebrews 13:16
but don't forget to be beneficent to the community; for such sacrifice is acceptable to God.
James 2:15
suppose one of your brethren should be destitute of cloths, and of his daily nourishment,

To be

2 Corinthians 8:8
I don't mean to prescribe to you, but that the zeal of others may show you are as sincerely well-affected.
2 Corinthians 9:2
for I know your generous propensity, and I mention'd it with applause to the Macedonians, that Achaia was ready a year ago; so that your zeal has influenc'd many others.

Forward

2 Corinthians 8:3
(I bear them witness) yea, and beyond their power: