Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

This cause

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Bible References

This cause

Acts 28:17
And it came to pass, that after three days he called together those that were the chief of the Jews: and when they were come together, he said unto them, I, brethren, though I had done nothing against the people, or the customs of our fathers, yet was delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans:
Acts 10:29
wherefore also I came without gainsaying, when I was sent for. I ask therefore with what intent ye sent for me.

For the

Acts 23:6
But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, Brethren, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees: touching the hope and resurrection of the dead I am called in question.
Acts 24:15
having hope toward God, which these also themselves look for, that there shall be a resurrection both of the just and unjust.
Acts 26:6
And now I stand here to be judged for the hope of the promise made of God unto our fathers;

This chain

Ephesians 3:1
For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus in behalf of you Gentiles,--
Ephesians 4:1
I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beseech you to walk worthily of the calling wherewith ye were called,
Ephesians 6:20
for which I am an ambassador in chains; that in it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
Philippians 1:13
so that my bonds became manifest in Christ throughout the whole praetorian guard, and to all the rest;
Colossians 4:18
The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.
2 Timothy 1:10
but hath now been manifested by the appearing of our Saviour Christ Jesus, who abolished death, and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel,
2 Timothy 2:9
wherein I suffer hardship unto bonds, as a malefactor; but the word of God is not bound.
Philemon 1:10
I beseech thee for my child, whom I have begotten in my bonds, Onesimus,

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Philippians 1:13
so that my bonds became manifest in Christ throughout the whole praetorian guard, and to all the rest;