Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


That thou mightest fear the LORD thy God, to keep all his statutes and his commandments, which I command thee, thou, and thy son, and thy son's son, all the days of thy life; and that thy days may be prolonged.

Bible References

And thy son

Deuteronomy 6:7
And thou shall teach them diligently to thy sons, and shall talk of them when thou sit in thy house, and when thou walk by the way, and when thou lay down, and when thou rise up.
Genesis 18:19
For I have known him, to the end that he may command his children and his household after him, that they may keep the way of LORD, to do righteousness and justice, to the end that LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he has spoke
Psalm 78:4
We will not hide them from their sons, telling to the generation to come the praises of LORD, and his strength, and his wondrous works that he has done.

Thy days

Deuteronomy 4:40
And thou shall keep his statutes, and his commandments, which I command thee this day, that it may go well with thee, and with thy sons after thee, and that thou may prolong thy days in the land, which LORD thy God gives thee, fore
Deuteronomy 5:16
Honor thy father and thy mother, as LORD thy God commanded thee, that thy days may be long, and that it may go well with thee in the land which LORD thy God gives thee.
Deuteronomy 22:7
Thou shall surely let the dam go, but the young thou may take to thyself, that it may be well with thee, and that thou may prolong thy days.
Proverbs 3:1
My son, do not forget my law, but let thy heart keep my commandments.
1 Peter 3:10
For he who wants to love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips not to speak deceit.

General references

Leviticus 19:37
And ye shall observe all my statutes, and all my ordinances, and do them. I am LORD.
Deuteronomy 6:17
Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he has commanded thee.
Deuteronomy 8:1
All the commandment which I command thee this day ye shall observe to do, that ye may live, and multiply, and go in and possess the land which LORD swore to your fathers.
Job 42:17
So Job died, being old and full of days.
Proverbs 9:11
For by me thy days shall be multiplied, and the years of thy life shall be increased.
Luke 1:75
in piety and righteousness before him all our the days of our life.