Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecians against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily ministration.

The daily

Bible References


Acts 6:7
thus the word of God was spread; and the number of disciples encreased very much at Jerusalem; and a numerous body of priests embrac'd the faith.
Acts 2:41
then they that embraced his doctrine, were baptized: and there were about three thousand converts made that very day.
Acts 4:4
however, many who heard Peter's discourse, believed, to the number of about five thousand people.
Acts 5:14
did not venture to approach near them. the number of those who believed in the Lord, both men and women, increas'd more and more.


1 Corinthians 10:10
neither murmur ye, as some of them murmured, and were slain by the destroying angel.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love still reign.
James 4:5
or do you imagine that passage of scripture to be insignificant, "does the spirit that dwells in you, incite you to vice?"
James 5:9
don't repine, my brethren, against one another, for fear you should be condemn'd. behold, the judge is at the gate.


Acts 9:29
and he openly preach'd in the name of the Lord Jesus, and disputed against the Hellenists, who therefore plotted against his life:
Acts 11:20
some of them were of Cyprus and Cyrene, and upon their arrival at Antioch they address'd themselves to the Greeks, and preach'd to them the Lord Jesus.


2 Corinthians 11:22
Are they Hebrews? so am I: are they Israelites? so am I: are they of the race of Abraham?
Philippians 3:5
being circumcised the eighth day, of the family of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, an Hebrew by descent, by sect a Pharisee.


Acts 9:39
Peter immediately went with them, and when he was come, they conducted him to the upper chamber: and all the widows advanc'd to him weeping, and shew'd the robes and garments which Dorcas made while she was with them.
Matthew 23:14
wo unto you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, who shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye not only refuse to go in your selves, but hinder those that would.
1 Timothy 5:4
if a widow has children or grand-children, let them above all things instruct their own family to be religious, and let them be grateful to their parents, for this is acceptable to God.
James 1:27
pure and unadulterated religion, in the eye of God our father, consists in taking care of orphans and widows in their distress: and in keeping clear of the vices of the age.

The daily

Acts 2:45
so that they sold their possessions and goods, and distributed the money to every one as his occasions required.
Acts 4:35
which they laid down at the apostles feet: and they distributed it to every man as his occasions required.