Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Beseech

Romans 12:1
I appeal to you, therefore, brothers, by this mercy of God, to offer your bodies in a living sacrifice that will be holy and acceptable to God; that is your rational worship.
1 Corinthians 4:16
So I urge you, follow my example.
2 Corinthians 5:20
It is for Christ, therefore, that I am an envoy, seeing that God makes his appeal through me. On Christ's behalf I beg you to be reconciled to God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
As God's fellow-worker, I appeal to you, too, not to accept the favor of God and then waste it.
2 Corinthians 10:1
I appeal to you personally, by the gentleness and forbearance of Christ??he Paul who is so humble when face to face with you, but so bold in dealing with you when he is far away!
Galatians 4:12
Take my position, I beg you, brothers, just as I once took yours! You took no advantage of me then;
Philemon 1:9
I prefer to appeal to you in the name of love, simply as what I am??aul, no less an envoy of Christ Jesus, though now a prisoner for him
1 Peter 2:11
Dear friends, I beg you, as aliens and exiles here, not to indulge the physical cravings that are at war with the soul.
2 John 1:5
And now I beg you, my lady??ot as though I were writing you any new command, but one which we have had from the beginning??et us love one another.

Vocation

Ephesians 4:4
There is but one body and one Spirit, just as there is but one hope that belongs to the summons you received.
Romans 8:28
We know that in everything God works with those who love him, whom he has called in accordance with his purpose, to bring about what is good.
Philippians 3:14
I am pressing toward the goal, for the prize to which God through Christ Jesus calls us upward.
2 Thessalonians 1:11
To this end we always pray for you too, asking our God to find you worthy of the call he has given you, and by his power to fulfil every desire you may have for goodness, and every effort of your faith,
2 Timothy 1:9
He saved us and called us to a consecrated life, not for anything we had done, but of his own accord and out of the mercy which he bestowed upon us ages ago through Christ Jesus,
Hebrews 3:1
Therefore, my fellow-Christians, who have likewise heard the heavenly invitation, observe how faithful Jesus, the commissioner and high priest of our religion,
1 Peter 3:9
not returning evil for evil, or abuse for abuse. You must bless people instead. It is for this that you were called??o obtain blessing.
1 Peter 5:10
And God, the giver of all mercy, who through your union with Christ has called you to his eternal glory, after you have suffered a little while will himself make you perfect, steadfast, and strong.
2 Peter 1:3
For his divine power has given us every requisite for life and piety, through our coming to know him who through his glory and excellence called us to him.

General references

1 Corinthians 16:14
Do everything with love.
Philippians 1:13
Thus it is generally known throughout the Imperial Guard and elsewhere that it is for the sake of Christ that I am in prison,