Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

I am

Proverbs 13:17
A wicked messenger falls into trouble,
but a trustworthy courier brings healing.
Isaiah 33:7
Listen! Their warriors cry loudly in the streets;
the messengers of peace weep bitterly.
2 Corinthians 5:20
Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, certain that God is appealing through us. We plead on Christ’s behalf, “Be reconciled to God.”

Bonds

Ephesians 3:1
For this reason, I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles—
Ephesians 4:1
Therefore I, the prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk worthy of the calling you have received,
2 Samuel 10:2
Then David said, “I’ll show kindness to Hanun son of Nahash, just as his father showed kindness to me.”

So David sent his emissaries to console Hanun concerning his father. However, when they arrived in the land of the Ammonites,
Acts 26:29
“I wish before God,” replied Paul, “that whether easily or with difficulty, not only you but all who listen to me today might become as I am—except for these chains.”
Acts 28:20
For this reason I’ve asked to see you and speak to you. In fact, it is for the hope of Israel that I’m wearing this chain.”
Philippians 1:7
It is right for me to think this way about all of you, because I have you in my heart, and you are all partners with me in grace, both in my imprisonment and in the defense and establishment of the gospel.
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains.
2 Timothy 2:9
I suffer for it to the point of being bound like a criminal, but God’s message is not bound.
Philemon 1:10
appeal to you for my son, Onesimus. I fathered him while I was in chains.

Boldly

Ephesians 6:19
Pray also for me, that the message may be given to me when I open my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel.
Isaiah 58:1
“Cry out loudly, don’t hold back!
Raise your voice like a trumpet.
Tell My people their transgression
and the house of Jacob their sins.
Jeremiah 1:7
Then the Lord said to me:

Do not say, “I am only a youth,”
for you will go to everyone I send you to
and speak whatever I tell you.
Ezekiel 2:4
The children are obstinate and hardhearted. I am sending you to them, and you must say to them, ‘This is what the Lord God says.’
Matthew 10:27
What I tell you in the dark, speak in the light. What you hear in a whisper, proclaim on the housetops.
Acts 5:29
But Peter and the apostles replied, “We must obey God rather than men.
Acts 28:31
proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching the things concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with full boldness and without hindrance.
Colossians 4:4
so that I may reveal it as I am required to speak.
Philippians 1:20
My eager expectation and hope is that I will not be ashamed about anything, but that now as always, with all boldness, Christ will be highly honored in my body, whether by life or by death.
1 Thessalonians 2:2
On the contrary, after we had previously suffered, and we were treated outrageously in Philippi, as you know, we were emboldened by our God to speak the gospel of God to you in spite of great opposition.
1 John 3:16
This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.
Jude 1:3
Dear friends, although I was eager to write you about the salvation we share, I found it necessary to write and exhort you to contend for the faith that was delivered to the saints once for all.

General references

Jeremiah 36:5
Then Jeremiah commanded Baruch, “I am restricted; I cannot enter the temple of the Lord,
Philippians 1:13
so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard, and to everyone else, that my imprisonment is in the cause of Christ.
1 Thessalonians 5:25
Brothers, pray for us also.

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