Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then Peter arose and went with them. When he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by him weeping, and shewing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.

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And all

Acts 9:41
He gave her his hand and helped her stand up. Then he called the saints and widows and presented her alive.
Acts 8:2
Devout men buried Stephen and mourned deeply over him.
2 Samuel 1:24
Daughters of Israel, weep for Saul,
who clothed you in scarlet, with luxurious things,
who decked your garments with gold ornaments.
Proverbs 10:7
The remembrance of the righteous is a blessing,
but the name of the wicked will rot.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, concerning those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve like the rest, who have no hope.

And shewing

Acts 9:36
In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha, which is translated Dorcas. She was always doing good works and acts of charity.
Acts 20:35
In every way I’ve shown you that by laboring like this, it is necessary to help the weak and to keep in mind the words of the Lord Jesus, for He said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’
Job 31:19
if I have seen anyone dying for lack of clothing
or a needy person without a cloak,
Proverbs 31:30
Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting,
but a woman who fears the Lord will be praised.
Matthew 25:36
I was naked and you clothed Me;
I was sick and you took care of Me;
I was in prison and you visited Me.’
Matthew 26:11
You always have the poor with you, but you do not always have Me.
Mark 14:8
She has done what she could; she has anointed My body in advance for burial.
John 12:8
For you always have the poor with you, but you do not always have Me.”
2 Corinthians 8:12
For if the eagerness is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have.
Ephesians 4:28
The thief must no longer steal. Instead, he must do honest work with his own hands, so that he has something to share with anyone in need.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
We recall, in the presence of our God and Father, your work of faith, labor of love, and endurance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ,
James 2:15
If a brother or sister is without clothes and lacks daily food
1 John 3:18
Little children, we must not love with word or speech, but with truth and action.

While

Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever your hands find to do, do with all your strength, because there is no work, planning, knowledge, or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.
Matthew 17:17
Jesus replied, “You unbelieving and rebellious generation! How long will I be with you? How long must I put up with you? Bring him here to Me.”
Luke 24:44
Then He told them, “These are My words that I spoke to you while I was still with you—that everything written about Me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets, and the Psalms must be fulfilled.”
John 17:12
While I was with them,
I was protecting them by Your name
that You have given Me.
I guarded them and not one of them is lost,
except the son of destruction,
so that the Scripture may be fulfilled.

General references

Exodus 35:25
Every skilled woman spun yarn with her hands and brought it: blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and fine linen.
Job 31:19
if I have seen anyone dying for lack of clothing
or a needy person without a cloak,

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