Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

This only would I learn of you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?

By the hearing

Bible References

Received

Galatians 3:5
He therefore that ministers to you the Spirit, and works miracles among you, does he it by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
Acts 2:38
Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Acts 8:15
Who, when they were come down, prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Spirit:
Acts 10:44
While Peter yet spoke these words, the Holy Spirit fell on all them who heard the word.
Acts 11:15
And as I began to speak, the Holy Spirit fell on them, as on us at the beginning.
Acts 15:8
And God, who knows the hearts, bore them witness, giving them the Holy Spirit, even as he did unto us;
Acts 19:2
He said unto them, Received you the Holy Spirit when you believed? And they said unto him, We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 12:7
But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man for profit.
2 Corinthians 11:4
For if he that comes preaches another Jesus, whom we have not preached, or if you receive another spirit, which you have not received, or another gospel, which you have not accepted, you might well bear with him.
Ephesians 1:13
In whom you also trusted, after you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after you believed, you were sealed with that Holy Spirit of promise,
Hebrews 2:4
God also bearing them witness, both with signs and wonders, and with various miracles, and gifts of the Holy Spirit, according to his own will?
Hebrews 6:4
For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Spirit,
1 Peter 1:12
Unto whom it was revealed, that not unto themselves, but unto us they did minister the things, which are now reported unto you by them that have preached the gospel unto you with the Holy Spirit sent down from heaven; which things the angels desire to look into.

By the hearing

Romans 1:17
For in it is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written, The just shall live by faith.
Romans 10:16
But they have not all obeyed the gospel. For Isaiah says, Lord, who has believed our report?