Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Acts 13:3
Then after they had fasted, prayed, and laid hands on them, they sent them off.
Acts 10:30
Cornelius replied, “Four days ago at this hour, at three in the afternoon, I was praying in my house. Just then a man in a dazzling robe stood before me
Daniel 9:3
So I turned my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and petitions, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes.
Matthew 6:16
“Whenever you fast, don’t be sad-faced like the hypocrites. For they make their faces unattractive so their fasting is obvious to people. I assure you: They’ve got their reward!
Matthew 9:14
Then John’s disciples came to Him, saying, “Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but Your disciples do not fast?”
Luke 2:37
and was a widow for 84 years. She did not leave the temple complex, serving God night and day with fasting and prayers.
1 Corinthians 7:5
Do not deprive one another sexually—except when you agree for a time, to devote yourselves to prayer. Then come together again; otherwise, Satan may tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
2 Corinthians 6:5
by beatings, by imprisonments,
by riots, by labors,
by sleepless nights, by times of hunger,
2 Corinthians 11:27
labor and hardship,
many sleepless nights, hunger and thirst,
often without food, cold, and lacking clothing.

The holy

Acts 10:19
While Peter was thinking about the vision, the Spirit told him, “Three men are here looking for you.
Acts 16:6
They went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia and were prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in Asia.
1 Corinthians 12:11
But one and the same Spirit is active in all these, distributing to each person as He wills.


Acts 22:21
“Then He said to me, ‘Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles.’
Numbers 8:11
Aaron is to present the Levites before the Lord as a presentation offering from the Israelites, so that they may perform the Lord’s work.
Romans 1:1
Paul, a slave of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle and singled out for God’s good news
Romans 10:15
And how can they preach unless they are sent? As it is written: How beautiful are the feet of those who announce the gospel of good things!
Galatians 1:15
But when God, who from my birth set me apart and called me by His grace, was pleased
Galatians 2:8
since the One at work in Peter for an apostleship to the circumcised was also at work in me for the Gentiles.
2 Timothy 2:2
And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

The work

Acts 9:15
But the Lord said to him, “Go! For this man is My chosen instrument to take My name to Gentiles, kings, and the Israelites.
Acts 14:26
From there they sailed back to Antioch where they had been entrusted to the grace of God for the work they had now completed.
Matthew 9:38
Therefore, pray to the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest.”
Luke 10:1
After this, the Lord appointed 70 others, and He sent them ahead of Him in pairs to every town and place where He Himself was about to go.
Ephesians 3:7
I was made a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace that was given to me by the working of His power.
1 Timothy 2:7
For this I was appointed a herald, an apostle (I am telling the truth; I am not lying), and a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
2 Timothy 1:11
For this gospel I was appointed a herald, apostle, and teacher,
Hebrews 5:4
No one takes this honor on himself; instead, a person is called by God, just as Aaron was.

General references

Numbers 8:10
Then present the Levites before the Lord, and have the Israelites lay their hands on them.
Acts 8:29
The Spirit told Philip, “Go and join that chariot.”

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