Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Speak

2 Corinthians 8:10
And I am giving an opinion in this [matter], because this is profitable for you who not only began previously, a year ago, to do [something], but also to want [to do it].
2 Corinthians 9:7
Each one [should give] as he has decided in his heart, not {reluctantly} or from compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
1 Corinthians 7:6
But I say this as a concession, not as a command.

By occasion

2 Corinthians 8:1
Now we make known to you, brothers, the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia,
2 Corinthians 9:2
because I know your readiness [to help], [concerning] which I keep on boasting to the Macedonians about you, that Achaia has been ready [to help] since last year, and your zeal has stirred up the majority [of them].
Romans 11:12
And if their trespass [means] riches for the world and their loss [means] riches for the Gentiles, how much more [will] their fullness [mean]?
Hebrews 10:24
And let us think about {how to stir one another up to love} and good works,

Prove

2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show to them the proof of your love and our boasting about you {openly before} the churches.
2 Corinthians 6:6
in purity, in knowledge, in patience, in kindness, in the Holy Spirit, in love without hypocrisy,
Joshua 24:14
"So now, revere Yahweh and serve him in sincerity and faithfulness; remove the gods that your ancestors served beyond the river and in Egypt, and serve Yahweh.
Ezekiel 33:31
And they come to you {as people do}, and they sit {before you}, and my people hear your words, and they do not do them, for they [are] showing passion in their mouth, but their heart [is] going after ill-gotten gain.
Romans 12:9
Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what [is] evil; be attached to what [is] good,
Ephesians 4:15
But speaking the truth in love, we are to grow into him [with reference to] all [things], who is the head, Christ,
James 2:14
What [is] the benefit, my brothers, if someone says [that he] has faith but does not have works? That faith [is] not able to save him, [is it]?
1 Peter 1:22
Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for sincere brotherly love, love one another fervently from the heart,
1 John 3:17
But whoever has the world's material possessions and observes his brother {in need} and shuts his heart against him, how does the love of God reside in him?

General references

Genesis 44:2
And my cup--the cup of silver--you shall put into the mouth of the sack of the youngest, and the money for his grain. And he did according to the word of Joseph that he had commanded.
Deuteronomy 24:22
And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, therefore I [am] commanding you to do this thing."
Proverbs 3:9
Honor Yahweh from your substance, and from the firstfruits of all that will come to you,
John 14:15
"If you love me, you will keep my commandments.
2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show to them the proof of your love and our boasting about you {openly before} the churches.
1 John 4:11
Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.