Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Romans 3:9
"What then are we the better?" Not at all, in point of justification; for we have before proved that both Jews and Gentiles are all under sin: as it is written,
1 Corinthians 6:9
What! know ye not that the unjust shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor the effeminate, nor sodomites,
Galatians 2:15
We, who are Jews by birth, and not sinners of the gentiles,
Galatians 3:22
But the scripture hath shut up all under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.
Titus 3:3
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, going astray, enslaved to various disorderly appetites and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time past of our life is sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, walking in lasciviousness, inordinate desires, excess of wine, revellings, drunkenness, and abominable idolatries:
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.

In times

Ephesians 4:17
This I say therefore, and charge you in the name of the Lord, that ye no longer walk as the rest of the Gentiles walk,
Acts 14:16
and all things therein, who in generations past suffered all the nations to walk in their own ways: though He left not Himself without witness;
Acts 17:30
Wherefore though God overlooked the times of this ignorance, He now requireth all men every where to repent.
Romans 11:30
For as ye were heretofore disobedient to God, but have now obtained mercy in their disobedience:
1 Peter 2:10
who heretofore were not a people, but are now the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.
1 John 2:8
though I write it again as a new commandment, which is truth in Him and in you: because the darkness is past, and the true light now shineth.

In the

Ephesians 4:22
which according to your former conversation was corrupted with deceitful lusts,
Mark 4:19
but the cares of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and inordinate desires after other things entering in choke the word, and so it becometh unfruitful.
John 8:44
Ye are of your father the devil, and are bent upon doing the lusts of your father: he was a murderer from the beginning, and continued not in the truth: for there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh like himself, for he is a liar, and the father of such.
Romans 1:24
Wherefore God also gave them up to impurity, in the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonour their own bodies among themselves;
Romans 6:12
Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, to obey it in the lusts thereof.
Romans 13:14
But put on the Lord Jesus, and make not provision for the flesh to gratify its irregular desires.
Galatians 5:16
I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye will not fulfil the desire of the flesh:
1 Timothy 6:9
But they, that will be rich, fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which plunge men into ruin and perdition.
James 4:1
Whence come wars and fightings among you? Come they not hence? even of your carnal appetites making war in your bodies?
1 Peter 1:14
as children of obedience, not conforming yourselves to the former lusts in your ignorance:
1 Peter 2:11
Dearly beloved, I exhort you as strangers and sojourners here, to abstain from carnal lusts, which war against the soul:
1 Peter 4:2
that he should no longer live the rest of his time in the flesh according to the lusts of men, but after the will of God.
2 Peter 2:18
For when they speak swelling words of vanity, they ensnare in the lusts of the flesh, through their lasciviousness, those who had indeed withdrawn from such as deal in error;
1 John 2:16
For all that is in the world, the desire of the flesh, and the desire of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but of the world.
Jude 1:16
These are murmurers, complainers, who walk according to their own irregular desires; and their mouth speaketh great swelling words, with admiration of certain persons for some advantage of their own.


Romans 8:7
because the carnal mind is an enemy to God; for it is not subject to the law of God, nor indeed can be:
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore, my beloved, these promises, let us purify ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Galatians 5:19
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, such as, adultery, fornication, uncleanness,


John 1:13
who were born not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.


Mark 7:21
for out of the heart of men proceed evil thoughts,
John 3:1
Now there was a man of the pharisees, whose name was Nicodemus, a ruler among the Jews:
Romans 5:12
Wherefore as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin, so death passed upon all men, for to that all have sinned:
Romans 7:18
For I know that in me (that is in my flesh) dwelleth no good: for to will is present with me, but how to perform that which is good, I find not.
Galatians 2:15
We, who are Jews by birth, and not sinners of the gentiles,


Romans 3:9
"What then are we the better?" Not at all, in point of justification; for we have before proved that both Jews and Gentiles are all under sin: as it is written,
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who maketh thee to differ? and what hast thou, which thou didst not receive? And if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory as if thou hadst not received it?

General references

1 John 4:19
We love Him, because He first loved us. If any one say,