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 Jehovah and do good; dwell in the land and be fed with faithfulness.
Psalm 104:27
They will all wait for thee to give their food in its time.
Matthew 4:4
And he having answered, said, It has been written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word going forth through the mouth of God.
Luke 4:4
And Jesus answered to him saying, It has been written, That not by bread alone shall man live, but by every word of God.
Luke 12:29
And ye, seek ye not what ye eat, or what ye drink, and keep not in anxiety.
Hebrews 13:5
The disposition exempt from avarice; being contented with present circumstances: for he has said, I will not send thee back, nor forsake thee.

General references

Isaiah 38:16
O Jehovah, upon these they shall live, and for all of these the life of my spirit: and thou wilt heal me and cause me to live.
Mark 6:42
And they all ate, and were satisfied.
1 Corinthians 10:3
And they all ate the same spiritual food
1 Timothy 6:8
And having sustenance and covering, with these let us be contented.