Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church:

Bible References


Ephesians 5:31
For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and shall be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.
Proverbs 11:17
The merciful man does himself good,
But the cruel man does himself harm.
Ecclesiastes 4:5
The fool folds his hands and consumes his own flesh.
Romans 1:31
without understanding, untrustworthy, unloving, unmerciful;


Isaiah 40:11
Like a shepherd He will tend His flock,
In His arm He will gather the lambs
And carry them in His bosom;
He will gently lead the nursing ewes.
Ezekiel 34:14
I will feed them in a good pasture, and their grazing ground will be on the mountain heights of Israel. There they will lie down on good grazing ground and feed in rich pasture on the mountains of Israel.
Matthew 23:37
Jerusalem, Jerusalem, who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, the way a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, and you were unwilling.
John 6:50
This is the bread which comes down out of heaven, so that one may eat of it and not die.

General references

Deuteronomy 22:13
If any man takes a wife and goes in to her and then turns against her,
Song of Songs 2:6
“Let his left hand be under my head
And his right hand embrace me.”