Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And there came a man from Baalshalisha, and brought the man of God bread of the firstfruits, twenty loaves of barley, and full ears of corn in the husk thereof. And he said, Give unto the people, that they may eat.


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Bible References


1 Samuel 9:4
And he passed through the hill country of Ephraim, and passed through the land of Shalishah, but they found them not, - then passed they through the land of Shaalim, and they were not there, then passed he through the land of the Benjamites, but they found them not.


2 Kings 4:38
Now, Elisha, returned to Gilgal, and there was, a famine, in the land, and, the sons of the prophets, being seated before him, he said to his young man - Put on the large pot, and boil a mess of food, for the sons of the prophets.
Exodus 23:16
And the festival of harvest with the firstfruits of thy labours, which thou shalt sow in the field, And the festival of ingathering - at the outgoing of the year, when thou hast gathered in thy labours out of the field.
Deuteronomy 12:6
and bring in thither your ascending-offerings and your sacrifices, and your tithes, and the heave-offering of your hand, - and your vow-offerings and your freewill-offerings, and the firstlings of your herd and of your flock;
Deuteronomy 26:2
then shalt thou take - of the first of all the fruit of the soil which thou shalt bring in from thy land which Yahweh thy God is giving unto thee and shalt put it in a basket, - and go thy way unto the place which Yahweh thy God shall choose, to make a habitation for his name there.
1 Samuel 9:7
Then said Saul to his young man: Behold, if we go, what shall we bring the man, for, the bread, hath failed from our sacks, and, present, there is none to bring to the man of God, - what is there with us?
2 Chronicles 11:13
And, the priests and Levites that were in all Israel, took their stand with him, out of all their boundaries.
Proverbs 3:9
Honour thou Yahweh, with thy substance, and with the firstfruit of all thine increase;
1 Corinthians 9:11
If, we, unto you, the things of the Spirit have sown, is it a great matter, if, we, of you, the things of the flesh shall reap?
Galatians 6:6
Howbeit, let him who is being orally instructed in the word, have fellowship with him that is so instructing him, in all good things.

Of barley

2 Kings 7:1
Then said Elisha - Hear ye the word of Yahweh, - Thus, saith Yahweh - About this time to-morrow, a measure of fine meal for a shekel, and two measures of barley for a shekel, in the gate of Samaria.
Deuteronomy 8:8
a land of wheat and barley, and vine and fig-tree, and pomegranate, - a land of olive oil, and honey:
Deuteronomy 32:14
Curds of kine and milk of sheep, - With fat of well-fed lambs, Yea rams bred in Bashan, and he-goats, With the white of the kernels of wheat, - And, the blood of the grape, thou didst drink as it foamed.
John 6:9
There is a little lad here, that hath five barley loaves, and two small fishes, - but, these, - what are they, for such numbers?

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Mark 6:42
And they did all eat, and were filled.