Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice,
he who sires a wise son will be glad in him.
Behold, I and the children whom the Lord has given me are for signs and wonders in Israel from the Lord of hosts, who dwells on Mount Zion.
1 Corinthians 4:15
For if you were to have countless
tutors in Christ, yet you would not have many fathers, for in Christ Jesus I became your father through the gospel.
My children, with whom I am again in labor until Christ is formed in you—
appeal to you for my child Onesimus, whom I have begotten in my imprisonment,
1 Kings 2:4
the Lord may carry out His promise which He spoke concerning me, saying, ‘ If your sons are careful of their way, to walk before Me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, you shall not lack a man on the throne of Israel.’
1 Kings 3:6
Then Solomon said, “
You have shown great lovingkindness to Your servant David my father, according as he walked before You in truth and righteousness and uprightness of heart toward You; and You have reserved for him this great lovingkindness, that You have given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
2 Kings 20:3
Remember now, O Lord, I beseech You, how I have walked before You in truth and with a whole heart and have done what is good in Your sight.” And Hezekiah wept bitterly.
A Psalm of David.
Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have walked in my integrity,
And I have
trusted in the Lord without wavering.
And I have
and said, “
Remember now, O Lord, I beseech You, how I have walked before You in truth and with a whole heart, and have done what is good in Your sight.” And Hezekiah wept bitterly.
So Jesus said to them,
“ For a little while longer the Light is among you. Walk while you have the Light, so that darkness will not overtake you; he who walks in the darkness does not know where he goes.
But when I saw that they
were not straightforward about the truth of the gospel, I said to Cephas in the presence of all, “If you, being a Jew, live like the Gentiles and not like the Jews, how is it that you compel the Gentiles to live like Jews?