Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lied unto men, but unto God.

Why

General references

Bible References

Was it not thine

1 Corinthians 8:8
But food is not going to affect our standing with God. We are none the worse if we do not eat it, and none the better if we do.
1 Corinthians 9:5
Have we not a right to take a Christian wife about with us, like the rest of the apostles and the Lord's brothers and Cephas?
Philemon 1:14
but I do not wish to do anything without your consent, so that your kindness might be voluntary, and not have the appearance of compulsion.

Why

Acts 8:21
You have no share or part in this movement, for your heart is not honest in the sight of God.

Thou hast

Acts 5:3
And Peter said, "Ananias, why has Satan taken such possession of your heart that you should lie to the holy Spirit, by appropriating part of the price of your land?
Luke 10:16
Whoever listens to you listens to me, and whoever disregards you disregards me, and whoever disregards me disregards him who sent me."
1 Thessalonians 4:8
So whoever disregards this is not disregarding man, but God, who gives you his holy Spirit.

General references

Luke 14:33
In just that way, no one of you who does not say goodbye to all he has can be a disciple of mine.