Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.

Bible References


Psalm 37:3
Trust in the Lord and do what is good;
dwell in the land and live securely.
Psalm 104:27
All of them wait for You
to give them their food at the right time.
Matthew 4:4
But He answered, “It is written:Man must not live on bread alone
but on every word that comes
from the mouth of God.
Luke 4:4
But Jesus answered him, “It is written: Man must not live on bread alone.
Luke 12:29
Don’t keep striving for what you should eat and what you should drink, and don’t be anxious.
Hebrews 13:5
Your life should be free from the love of money. Be satisfied with what you have, for He Himself has said, I will never leave you or forsake you.

General references

Isaiah 38:16
Lord, because of these promises people live,
and in all of them is the life of my spirit as well;
You have restored me to health
and let me live.
Mark 6:42
Everyone ate and was filled.
1 Corinthians 10:3
They all ate the same spiritual food,
1 Timothy 6:8
But if we have food and clothing,
we will be content with these.

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