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

General references

Bible References

This cause

Acts 28:17
After three days he called together the leaders of the Jews. When they had gathered he said to them: “Brothers, although I have done nothing against our people or the customs of our ancestors, I was delivered as a prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
Acts 10:29
That’s why I came without any objection when I was sent for. So I ask: Why did you send for me?”

For the

Acts 23:6
When Paul realized that one part of them were Sadducees and the other part were Pharisees, he cried out in the Sanhedrin, “Brothers, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees! I am being judged because of the hope of the resurrection of the dead!”
Acts 24:15
And I have a hope in God, which these men themselves also accept, that there is going to be a resurrection, both of the righteous and the unrighteous.
Acts 26:6
And now I stand on trial for the hope of the promise made by God to our fathers,

This chain

Ephesians 3:1
For this reason, I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles—
Ephesians 4:1
Therefore I, the prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk worthy of the calling you have received,
Ephesians 6:20
For this I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I might be bold enough in Him to speak as I should.
Philippians 1:13
so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard, and to everyone else, that my imprisonment is in the cause of Christ.
Colossians 4:18
This greeting is in my own hand—Paul. Remember my imprisonment. Grace be with you.
2 Timothy 1:10
This has now been made evident
through the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus,
who has abolished death
and has brought life and immortality to light
through the gospel.
2 Timothy 2:9
I suffer for it to the point of being bound like a criminal, but God’s message is not bound.
Philemon 1:10
appeal to you for my son, Onesimus. I fathered him while I was in chains.

General references

Philippians 1:13
so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard, and to everyone else, that my imprisonment is in the cause of Christ.

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