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 equipping of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for building up the body of Christ,
John 15:5
"I am the vine; you [are] the branches. The one who remains in me and I in him--this one bears much fruit, for apart from me you are not able to do anything.

Fitly

Job 10:10
Did you not pour me out like milk and {curdle me} like cheese?
Psalm 139:15
My {frame} was not hidden from you, when I was created secretly, [and] intricately woven in [the] depths of [the] earth.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For just as the body is one and has many members, but all the members of the body, [although they] are many, are one body, thus also Christ.
Colossians 2:19
and not holding fast to the head, from whom the whole body, supported and held together by the ligaments and sinews, grows with the growth of God.

The effectual

Ephesians 3:7
of which I became a servant, according to the gift of God's grace given to me, according to the working of his power.
1 Thessalonians 2:13
And because of this we also give thanks to God constantly, that [when you] received God's word {that you heard} from us, you accepted [it] not [as the] word of men, but as [it] truly is, [the] word of God, which also is at work in you who believe.

Edifying

Ephesians 4:15
But speaking the truth in love, we are to grow into him [with reference to] all [things], who is the head, Christ,
Ephesians 1:4
just as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, [that] we should be holy and blameless before him in love,
Ephesians 3:17
[that] Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith (you having been firmly rooted and established in love),
1 Corinthians 8:1
Now concerning food sacrificed to idols, we know that "we all have knowledge." Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient, love is kind, love is not jealous, [it] does not boast, [it] does not become conceited,
1 Corinthians 14:1
Pursue love, and strive for spiritual [gifts], but especially that you may prophesy.
Galatians 5:6
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision counts for anything nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.
Philippians 1:9
And this I pray: that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment,
Colossians 2:2
so that their hearts may be encouraged, united in love and into all the wealth of the full assurance of insight into the knowledge of the mystery of God, Christ,
1 Thessalonians 1:3
[because we] remember your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the presence of our God and Father,
1 Thessalonians 3:12
and [may] the Lord [cause] you to increase and to abound in love for one another and for all, just as also we [do] for you,
1 Thessalonians 4:9
But concerning brotherly love, I do not have need to write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another,
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought to give thanks to God always concerning you, brothers, just as it is fitting, because your faith is flourishing and the love of each one of you all toward one another is increasing
1 Timothy 1:5
But the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart and a good conscience and a faith without hypocrisy,
1 Peter 1:22
Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for sincere brotherly love, love one another fervently from the heart,
1 John 4:16
And we have come to know and have believed the love that God has in us. God is love, and the one who resides in love resides in God, and God resides in him.

General references

Romans 12:4
For just as in one body we have many members, but all the members do not have the same function,