Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Blessed shalt thou be in the city, and blessed shalt thou be in the field.

General references

Bible References

In the city

Psalm 107:36
And there He makes the hungry to dwell,
So that they may establish an inhabited city,
Psalm 128:1
A Song of Ascents.
How blessed is everyone who fears the Lord,
Who walks in His ways.
Psalm 144:12
Let our sons in their youth be as grown-up plants,
And our daughters as corner pillars fashioned as for a palace;
Isaiah 65:21
“They will build houses and inhabit them;
They will also plant vineyards and eat their fruit.
Zechariah 8:3
Thus says the Lord, ‘I will return to Zion and will dwell in the midst of Jerusalem. Then Jerusalem will be called the City of Truth, and the mountain of the Lord of hosts will be called the Holy Mountain.’

In the field

Genesis 26:12
Now Isaac sowed in that land and reaped in the same year a hundredfold. And the Lord blessed him,
Genesis 39:5
It came about that from the time he made him overseer in his house and over all that he owned, the Lord blessed the Egyptian’s house on account of Joseph; thus the Lord’s blessing was upon all that he owned, in the house and in the field.
Amos 9:13
“Behold, days are coming,” declares the Lord,
“When the plowman will overtake the reaper
And the treader of grapes him who sows seed;
When the mountains will drip sweet wine
And all the hills will be dissolved.
Haggai 2:19
Is the seed still in the barn? Even including the vine, the fig tree, the pomegranate and the olive tree, it has not borne fruit. Yet from this day on I will bless you.’”
Malachi 3:10
Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in My house, and test Me now in this,” says the Lord of hosts, “if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing until it overflows.

General references

Mark 10:16
And He took them in His arms and began blessing them, laying His hands on them.