Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please him who hath chosen him to be a soldier.

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Bible References

That warreth

Deuteronomy 20:5
And the scribes spake to the people, saying, What man who built a new house and consecrated it not? be shall go and turn back to his house, lest he shall die in the war, and another man shall consecrate it
Luke 9:59
And he said to another, Follow me. And he said, Lord, permit me having gone, first to inter my father.


2 Timothy 4:10
For Demas has forsaken me, having loved the time now, and has gone to Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.
Luke 8:14
And that having fallen into thorns, and they are they having heard, and with cares and riches, and pleasures of life going forth, are choked, and bring not to maturity.
1 Corinthians 9:25
And every one contending for the prize, has self command in all things. These surely therefore that they might receive a corruptible crown; and we an incorruptible.
1 Timothy 6:9
And they wishing to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and many eager desires, unwise and hurtful, which sink men into ruin and perdition.
2 Peter 2:20
For if having escaped the pollutions of the world by the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and again entangling with these, they be conquered, the last things have been to them worse than the first.

That he

1 Corinthians 7:22
For the servant called in the Lord, is the freedman of the Lord: likewise also the freedman called, is the servant of Christ.
2 Corinthians 5:9
Wherefore also let us seek the honour, whether being at home, whether being absent, to be pleasing to him.
1 Thessalonians 2:4
But as we have been tried by God to be entrusted with the good news, so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, trying our hearts:

General references

Exodus 6:13
And Jehovah will speak to Moses and to Aaron and will command them to the sons of Israel, and to Pharaoh king of Egypt, to bring forth the sons of Israel out of the land of Egypt