Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Ecclesiastes 11:10
Remove sorrow from your heart,
and put away pain from your flesh,
because youth and the prime of life are fleeting.
Genesis 39:2
The Lord was with Joseph, and he became a successful man, serving in the household of his Egyptian master.
1 Samuel 1:28
I now give the boy to the Lord. For as long as he lives, he is given to the Lord.” Then he bowed in worship to the Lord there.
1 Samuel 2:18
The boy Samuel served in the Lord’s presence and wore a linen ephod.
1 Samuel 3:19
Samuel grew, and the Lord was with him, and He fulfilled everything Samuel prophesied.
1 Samuel 16:7
But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or his stature, because I have rejected him. Man does not see what the Lord sees, for man sees what is visible, but the Lord sees the heart.”
1 Samuel 17:36
Your servant has killed lions and bears; this uncircumcised Philistine will be like one of them, for he has defied the armies of the living God.”
1 Kings 3:6
And Solomon replied, “You have shown great and faithful love to Your servant, my father David, because he walked before You in faithfulness, righteousness, and integrity. You have continued this great and faithful love for him by giving him a son to sit on his throne, as it is today.
1 Kings 14:13
All Israel will mourn for him and bury him. He alone out of Jeroboam’s house will be put in the family tomb, because out of the house of Jeroboam the Lord God of Israel found something good only in him.
1 Kings 18:12
But when I leave you, the Spirit of the Lord may carry you off to some place I don’t know. Then when I go report to Ahab and he doesn’t find you, he will kill me. But I, your servant, have feared the Lord from my youth.
2 Chronicles 34:2
He did what was right in the Lord’s sight and walked in the ways of his ancestor David; he did not turn aside to the right or the left.
Psalm 22:9
You took me from the womb,
making me secure while at my mother’s breast.
Psalm 34:11
Come, children, listen to me;
I will teach you the fear of the Lord.
Psalm 71:17
God, You have taught me from my youth,
and I still proclaim Your wonderful works.
Proverbs 8:17
I love those who love me,
and those who search for me find me.
Proverbs 22:6
Teach a youth about the way he should go;
even when he is old he will not depart from it.
Isaiah 26:8
Yes, Yahweh, we wait for You
in the path of Your judgments.
Our desire is for Your name and renown.
Lamentations 3:27
It is good for a man to bear the yoke
while he is still young.
Daniel 1:8
Daniel determined that he would not defile himself with the king’s food or with the wine he drank. So he asked permission from the chief official not to defile himself.
Luke 1:15
For he will be great in the sight of the Lord
and will never drink wine or beer.
He will be filled with the Holy Spirit
while still in his mother’s womb.
Luke 2:40
The boy grew up and became strong, filled with wisdom, and God’s grace was on Him.
Luke 18:16
Jesus, however, invited them: “Let the little children come to Me, and don’t stop them, because the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
Ephesians 6:4
Fathers, don’t stir up anger in your children, but bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
2 Timothy 3:15
and you know that from childhood you have known the sacred Scriptures, which are able to give you wisdom for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.


Ecclesiastes 11:8
Indeed, if a man lives many years,
let him rejoice in them all,
and let him remember the days of darkness, since they will be many.
All that comes is futile.
Job 30:2
What use to me was the strength of their hands?
Their vigor had left them.
Psalm 90:10
Our lives last seventy years
or, if we are strong, eighty years.
Even the best of them are struggle and sorrow;
indeed, they pass quickly and we fly away.
Hosea 7:9
Foreigners consume his strength,
but he does not notice.
Even his hair is streaked with gray,
but he does not notice.


2 Samuel 19:35
I’m now 80 years old. Can I discern what is pleasant and what is not? Can your servant taste what he eats or drinks? Can I still hear the voice of male and female singers? Why should your servant be an added burden to my lord the king?

General references

Exodus 16:21
They gathered it every morning. Each gathered as much as he needed to eat, but when the sun grew hot, it melted.

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