Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth.

Bible References

A portion

Nehemiah 8:10
And he will say to them, Go ye; eat fatnesses, and drink sweetnesses, and send portions to him for whom nothing was prepared: for the day is holy to our Lord: and ye shall not grieve, for the joy of Jehovah this is your strength.
Esther 9:19
For this the Jews of the villages and in cities of the open country making the fourteenth day to the month Adar, gladness and drinking, and a good day, and sending portions a man to his neighbor.
Psalm 112:9
He scattered, he gave to the needy; his justice stands forever; his horn shall be exalted in glory.
Luke 6:30
And to every one asking thee, do thou give; and from him taking away thy things, re-demand not.
1 Timothy 6:18
To do good, to be rich in good works, to be liberal, qualified for participation;


Job 5:19
In six straits he will deliver thee, and in seven, evil shall not touch upon thee.
Proverbs 6:16
These six Jehovah hated, and seven an abomination of his soul:
Micah 5:5
And this was peace, for Assur shall come up into our land: and when he shall tread in our palaces and we raised against him seven shepherds, and eight anointed men.
Matthew 18:22
And Jesus says to him, I say not to thee, till seven times; but till seventy times seven.
Luke 17:4
And if seven times in a day he sin against thee, and seven times in a day turn back to thee, saying, I repent; thou shalt let him go.

General references

Leviticus 19:25
And in the fifth year ye shall eat its fruits, to add to you its produce. I Jehovah your God.
Proverbs 3:10
And thy storehouses shall be filled with abundance, and thy wine-vats shall break forth with new wine.
Matthew 5:42
To him asking thee, give thou, and him wishing to borrow from thee, thou shouldst not turn away.