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, so walk ye in Him;
And He is the Head of the body, the assembly; Who is the Beginning, the First-born from the dead, that in all things He may be preeminent;
I marvel that ye are so quickly removing from Him Who called you in the grace of Christ, to a different Gospel,
Behold, I, Paul, say to you, that, if ye be circumcised, Christ will profit you nothing.
1 Timothy 2:4
Who wisheth all men to be saved, and to come into a full knowledge of truth.
but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him, Who is the Head, Christ;
Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, unless it abide in the vine; so neither can ye, unless ye abide in Me.
And, if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive, were grafted in among them, and became a joint-partaker of the root and of the fatness of the Olive tree;
for no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, as also Christ the assembly;
that their hearts may he comforted, they being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of the understanding, unto the full knowledge of the mystery of God, even Christ,
that they may all be one, even as Thou, Father, art in Me, and I in Thee, that they also may be in us; that the world may believe that Thou didst send Me.
And the heart and soul of the multitude of those who believed were one; and not even one was saying that any of the things belonging to him was his own, but they had all things common.
For even as we have many members in one body, and all the members have not the same office;
1 Corinthians 1:10
Now I beseech you, brethren, through the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but that ye be perfected in the same mind, and in the same judgment.
1 Corinthians 10:16
The cup of blessing which we bless, is it not a partaking of the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, is it not a partaking of the body of Christ?
1 Corinthians 12:12
For, as the body is one, and has many members, and all the members of the body, being many, are one body; so also is the Christ;
earnestly endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Only demean yourselves in a manner worthy of the Gospel of Christ; that, whether coming and seeing you, or being absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye are standing fast in one spirit, with one soul striving together for the faith of the Gospel;
fill ye up my joy, that ye think the same thing; having the same love; united in soul; minding the one thing;
1 Peter 3:8
And, finally, be ye all of one mind, compassionate, loving as brethren, tender-hearted, humble-minded;
to walk worthily of the Lord to all pleasing, bearing fruit in every good work, and growing in the knowledge of God;
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered; but God causeth it to grow.
from Whom all the body, fitly framed and knit together through every joint of supply, according to the working in due measure of each single part, secures the growth of the body to the upbuilding of itself in love.
1 Thessalonians 3:12
and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward one another, and toward all, as we also do toward you,
1 Thessalonians 4:10
and, in fact, ye do it to all the brethren who are in all Macedonia; but we exhort you, brethren, to abound yet more;
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because your faith is growing exceedingly, and the love of each one of you abounds toward one another;
2 Peter 3:18
But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory both now and forever.