Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish: for I work a work in your days, a work which ye shall in no wise believe, though a man declare it unto you.

Bible References

Ye despisers

Proverbs 1:24
Since I called out and you refused,
extended my hand and no one paid attention,
Proverbs 5:12
and you will say, “How I hated discipline,
and how my heart despised correction.
Isaiah 5:24
Therefore, as a tongue of fire consumes straw
and as dry grass shrivels in the flame,
so their roots will become like something rotten
and their blossoms will blow away like dust,
for they have rejected
the instruction of the Lord of Hosts,
and they have despised
the word of the Holy One of Israel.
Isaiah 28:14
Therefore hear the word of the Lord, you mockers
who rule this people in Jerusalem.
Luke 16:14
The Pharisees, who were lovers of money, were listening to all these things and scoffing at Him.
Luke 23:35
The people stood watching, and even the leaders kept scoffing: “He saved others; let Him save Himself if this is God’s Messiah, the Chosen One!”
Hebrews 10:28
If anyone disregards Moses’ law, he dies without mercy, based on the testimony of two or three witnesses.


Acts 13:47
For this is what the Lord has commanded us:

I have made you
a light for the Gentiles
to bring salvation
to the ends of the earth.
Acts 3:23
And everyone who will not listen to that Prophet will be completely cut off from the people.
Acts 6:14
For we heard him say that Jesus, this Nazarene, will destroy this place and change the customs that Moses handed down to us.”
Acts 22:21
“Then He said to me, ‘Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles.’
Isaiah 65:15
You will leave your name behind
as a curse for My chosen ones,
and the Lord God will kill you;
but He will give His servants another name.
Daniel 9:26
After those 62 weeks
the Messiah will be cut off
and will have nothing.
The people of the coming prince
will destroy the city and the sanctuary.
The end will come with a flood,
and until the end there will be war;
desolations are decreed.
Matthew 8:10
Hearing this, Jesus was amazed and said to those following Him, “I assure you: I have not found anyone in Israel with so great a faith!
Matthew 21:41
“He will completely destroy those terrible men,” they told Him, “and lease his vineyard to other farmers who will give him his produce at the harvest.”
Matthew 22:7
The king was enraged, so he sent out his troops, destroyed those murderers, and burned down their city.
Matthew 23:34
This is why I am sending you prophets, sages, and scribes. Some of them you will kill and crucify, and some of them you will flog in your synagogues and hound from town to town.
Luke 19:42
saying, “If you knew this day what would bring peace—but now it is hidden from your eyes.
Luke 21:20
“When you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then recognize that its desolation has come near.
Romans 11:7
What then? Israel did not find what it was looking for, but the elect did find it. The rest were hardened,
Ephesians 3:3
The mystery was made known to me by revelation, as I have briefly written above.
Colossians 1:26
the mystery hidden for ages and generations but now revealed to His saints.
1 Thessalonians 2:16
hindering us from speaking to the Gentiles so that they may be saved. As a result, they are always completing the number of their sins, and wrath has overtaken them at last.
1 Peter 4:17
For the time has come for judgment to begin with God’s household, and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who disobey the gospel of God?

General references

Deuteronomy 28:28
The Lord will afflict you with madness, blindness, and mental confusion,
Matthew 24:39
They didn’t know until the flood came and swept them all away. So this is the way the coming of the Son of Man will be:
Mark 12:11
This came from the Lord
and is wonderful in our eyes?”

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