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 will leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two will become one flesh."
Proverbs 11:17
A person of kindness rewards himself, but a cruel [person] harms his own flesh.
Ecclesiastes 4:5
{The fool refuses to work with his hands, so he has nothing to eat except his own skin}!
Romans 1:31
senseless, faithless, unfeeling, unmerciful,


Isaiah 40:11
He will feed his flock like a shepherd; he will gather [the] lambs in his arm, and he will carry [them] in his bosom; he will lead those who nurse.
Ezekiel 34:14
I will feed them in good pasture, and their pasture will be on the mountains of the heights of Israel; there they will lie down in good pasture, and [on] lush pasture they will feed on the mountains of Israel.
Matthew 23:37
"Jerusalem, Jerusalem, who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How many times I wanted to gather your children together {the way} a hen gathers her young together under [her] wings, and you were not willing!
John 6:50
This is the bread that comes down from heaven so that someone may eat from it and not die.

General references

Deuteronomy 22:13
"If a man takes a woman and {he has sex with her}, but [he] then {dislikes her},
Song of Songs 2:6
His left [hand] [is] under my head, and his right [hand] embraces me.