Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

From whom the whole body fitly joined together and compacted by that which every joint supplieth, according to the effectual working in the measure of every part, maketh increase of the body unto the edifying of itself in love.

General references

Bible References

Whom

Ephesians 4:12
For the adjusting of the holy, for the work of the service, for the building up of the body of Christ:
John 15:5
I am the vine, ye the branches: he remaining in me, and I in him, he bears much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.

Fitly

Job 10:10
Wilt thou not weigh me out as milk, and coagulate me as cheese?
Psalm 139:15
My bones were not hid from thee, when I was made in secret. I was variegated in the lower parts of the earth.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For as the body is one, and has many members, and all the members of the one body, being many, is one body: so also is Christ.
Colossians 2:19
And not having power over the Head, from whom all the body, by all the senses of touch and connections furnished and joined together, increases with the increase of God.

The effectual

Ephesians 3:7
Of which I Became a servant, according to the gift of the grace of God given to me according to the energy of his power
1 Thessalonians 2:13
For this also we return thanks to God continually, that, having received the word of God from our report, ye received not the word of man, but as it is truly, the word of God, which is also energetic in you the believing.

Edifying

Ephesians 4:15
And speaking the truth in love, let us grow up into him in all things, who is the head, Christ:
Ephesians 1:4
As he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, for us to be holy and blameless before him in love:
Ephesians 3:17
For Christ to dwell by faith in your hearts; in love being rendered firm, and the foundation laid,
1 Corinthians 8:1
And concerning sacrifice to idols, we know, (for we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, and love builds the house.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is slow to anger, possesses kindness; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,
1 Corinthians 14:1
Pursue love, and be emulous of spiritual things, and rather that ye might prophesy.
Galatians 5:6
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision has any power, nor uncircumcision; but faith being energetic through love.
Philippians 1:9
And this I prey, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and all intelligence;
Colossians 2:2
That their hearts might be comforted, being joined together in love, and to all the riches of the complete certainty of the understanding, to the acknowledgment of the mystery of God, and the Father, and of Christ;
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Remembering your work of faith, and fatigue of love, and patience of hope of our Lord Jesus Christ, before God and our Father;
1 Thessalonians 3:12
And the Lord increase you and make you to abound in love to one another, and to all, as also we to you:
1 Thessalonians 4:9
And for brotherly love ye have no need to write to you: for ye yourselves are taught of God to love one another.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought to return thanks to God always for you, brethren, as is fitting, for your faith increases exceedingly, and the love of each one of you all enlarges to one another;
1 Timothy 1:5
(And the end of the proclamation is love out of a pure heart, and a good consciousness, and unfeigned faith:
1 Peter 1:22
Having purified your souls in the hearing of the truth by the Spirit to unfeigned brotherly love, out of pure hearts love ye one another cordially:
1 John 4:16
And we have known and have believed the love which God has in us. God is love; and he remaining in love remains in God, and God in him.

General references

Romans 12:4
For as in one body we have many members, and all members have not the same action: