Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men.

Bible References

He led

Judges 5:12
Rise up, rise up, Deborah; rise up, rise up, sing a song. Stand up, Barak and lead thy captivity captive, thou son of Abinoam.
Colossians 2:15
and having spoiled the principalities and the powers, he made a show of them openly, triumphing over them in it.

And

1 Samuel 30:26
And when David came to Ziklag, he sent of the spoil unto the elders of Judah, his friends, saying, Behold a blessing for you of the spoil of the enemies of the LORD:
Esther 2:18
Then the king made a great banquet unto all his princes and his slaves, the banquet of Esther; and he made a release to the provinces of their taxes and gave gifts according to the power of the king.

General references

Numbers 3:9
And thou shalt give the Levites unto Aaron and to his sons; they are completely given unto him out of the sons of Israel.
John 6:62
What if ye shall see the Son of man ascend up where he was before?
1 Corinthians 12:7
But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to each one to profit with.