Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.

General references

Bible References

They received

Acts 2:41
Those, therefore, who gladly received his word, were immersed; and there were added to them on that day about three thousand souls;
Acts 10:33
At once, therefore, I sent to you; and you did well, in coming. Now, therefore, we are all present before God, to hear all the things that have been commanded you by the Lord."
Acts 11:1
Now the apostles, and the brethren who were in Judaea, heard that the gentiles also received the word of God.
Matthew 13:23
But he that was sown on the good ground, this is he that hears the word and understands it; who, indeed, bears fruit, and produces, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty."
1 Thessalonians 1:6
And ye became imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much tribulation with joy of the Holy Spirit;
1 Thessalonians 2:13
And, for this reason, we also give thanks to God without ceasing, that, having received the word of God which ye heard from us, ye received it, not as the word of men, but, as it truly is, the word of God, which also is working in you who believe.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and in all deceit of unrighteousness to those who perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.
James 1:21
Wherefore, putting away all filthiness and overflowing of wickedness, receive in meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
1 Peter 2:2
as new-born babes, long ye for the spiritual, unadulterated milk, that thereby ye may grow unto salvation,

And searched

Luke 16:29
But Abraham says, 'They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.'
Luke 24:44
And He said to them, "These are My words which I spake to you, while being yet with you: that all things must be fulfilled, that have been written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the Psalms, concerning Me."
John 3:21
but he that does the truth comes to the Light, that his works may be made manifest, that they have been wrought in God."
John 5:39
Ye search the Scriptures; because in them ye think ye have eternal life; and these are they that testify concerning Me;
2 Timothy 3:15
and that, from a babe, you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise unto salvation through faith that is in Christ Jesus.
1 Peter 1:10
concerning which salvation the prophets earnestly sought and diligently searched, who prophesied of the grace that would come to you;
2 Peter 1:19
And we have the more sure prophetic word, to which ye do well to take heed, as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the Morning Star arise in your hearts;
1 John 4:5
They are of the world; for this cause they speak of the world, and the world hears them.

General references

John 7:17
If any one wills to do His will, he shall know of the teaching, whether it is of God, or whether I speak from Myself.