Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And not holding the Head, from which all the body by joints and bands having nourishment ministered, and knit together, increaseth with the increase of God.
As therefore ye received Christ Jesus the Lord, walk in him,
And he is the head of the body, the church, who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that he might become preeminent in all things.
I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him who called you in the grace of Christ to another good-news,
Behold, I Paul say to you, that if ye are circumcised, Christ will benefit you nothing.
1 Timothy 2:4
who wants all men to be saved and to come to knowledge of truth.
But being truthful in love, we may cause all things to grow for him who is the head--the Christ--
He has stripped me of my glory, and taken the crown from my head.
My frame was not hidden from thee, when I was made in secret, curiously wrought in the lowest parts of the earth.
Dwell in me, and I in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, unless it dwells in the grapevine, so neither ye, if ye do not dwell in me.
And if some of the branches were broken off, and thou, being a wild olive tree, were grafted in among them, and became a joint partaker of the root of the fatness of the olive tree,
For no man ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as also Christ the church,
So that their hearts may be encouraged, having been united together in love, and for all wealth of the full assurance of understanding, to knowledge of the mystery of the God and Father of the Christ.
so that they may all be one, just as thou, Father, are in me, and I in thee, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that thou sent me.
And the multitude of those who believed were of one heart and soul. And not even one man said that anything of the things that was possessed by him was his own, but all things were common to them.
For just as we have many body-parts in one body, and all the body-parts have not the same function,
1 Corinthians 1:10
Now I beseech you, brothers, through the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and there be no divisions among you, but ye may be thoroughly prepared in the same mind and in the same understanding.
1 Corinthians 10:16
The cup of the blessing that we bless, is it not a participation of the blood of the Christ? The bread that we break, is it not a participation of the body of the Christ?
1 Corinthians 12:12
For just as the body is one and has many parts, and all the parts of the body, being many, are one body, so also is the Christ.
Endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace,
Only be citizens worthy of the good-news of the Christ, so that, whether having come and having seen you or being absent, I may hear things about you that ye stand firm in one spirit, with one soul striving together for the faith o
fulfill my joy, that ye may think the same way, having the same love, being knit in soul, thinking in oneness,
1 Peter 3:8
And finally, all be like-minded, sympathetic, brother-loving, compassionate, friendly,
For you to walk worthily of the Lord for every desire to please, bearing fruit in every good work, and growing in the knowledge of God,
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused growth.
from whom the whole body, joined together and united together through every connection of the supply, according to the working of each one part within a standard, makes the growth of the body for the construction of itself by love.
1 Thessalonians 3:12
And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward each other, and toward all men, just as also we toward you,
1 Thessalonians 4:10
For ye are also doing it toward all the brothers in all Macedonia. But we exhort you, brothers, to abound more,
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We are indebted to thank God always about you, brothers, as it is fitting, because your faith is increasing greatly, and the love of each one of you all toward each other abounds.
2 Peter 3:18
But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him is the glory both now and into the day of the age. Truly.
Ye shall not make [other gods] with me; gods of silver, or gods of gold, ye shall not make to you.
But new wine must be put into fresh wineskins, and both are preserved together.
so we, the many, are one body in Christ, and each one body-parts of each other.
because we are parts of his body, of his flesh and of his bones.