Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report, full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.

Bible References


Acts 9:30
which when the brethren knew, they brought him down to Cesarea, and sent him away to Tarsus.
Acts 15:23
whom they charg'd with this letter. The apostles, the presbyters, and the brethren, to the Gentile brethren at Antioch, in Syria, and Cilicia, send greeting.
Matthew 23:8
But don't you assume that title, for you have but one doctor, who is the Christ; as for you, you are all brethren alike.
1 John 3:14
as for us, we know, that we have passed from a state of death to that of life, because we love our brethren: he that does not love his brother, is in a destructive state.


Acts 1:21
wherefore of those who have accompanied us all the time that the Lord Jesus convers'd among us,
1 Corinthians 16:3
and when I come, I shall send such as you shall approve of, who will convey letters, and your kind present to Jerusalem.
2 Corinthians 8:19
but was chosen by the churches to accompany me with this collection; which service I undertook for the sake of Christ, and to encourage your generous design.


Acts 6:6
these they presented to the apostles: who after prayer gave them imposition of hands.
Acts 13:2
as they were ministring to the Lord, and fasting, the holy spirit said to them, separate me Barnabas and Saul, for the work to which I have destin'd them.
1 Timothy 3:8
The deacons too must be grave, not double tongued, not addicted to drinking, or sordid gain,