Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Opportunity

Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatever thy hand findeth to do, do with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
John 9:4
I must work the works of him that has sent me while it is day. The night is coming, when no one can work.
John 12:35
Jesus therefore said to them, Yet a little while is the light amongst you. Walk while ye have the light, that darkness may not overtake you. And he who walks in the darkness does not know where he goes.
Ephesians 5:16
redeeming the time, because the days are evil.
Philippians 4:10
But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly, that now however at length ye have revived your thinking of me, though surely ye did also think of me, but lacked opportunity.
Colossians 4:5
Walk in wisdom towards those without, redeeming opportunities.

Do good

Psalm 37:3
Confide in Jehovah, and do good; dwell in the land, and feed on faithfulness;
Ecclesiastes 3:12
I know that there is nothing good for them but to rejoice and to do well in their life;
Matthew 5:43
Ye have heard that it has been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour and hate thine enemy.
Mark 3:4
And he says to them, Is it lawful on the sabbath to do good or to do evil, to save life or to kill? But they were silent.
Luke 6:35
But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing in return, and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be sons of the Highest; for he is good to the unthankful and wicked.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
See that no one render to any evil for evil, but pursue always what is good towards one another and towards all;
1 Timothy 6:17
Enjoin on those rich in the present age not to be high-minded, nor to trust on the uncertainty of riches; but in the God who affords us all things richly for our enjoyment;
Titus 3:8
The word is faithful, and I desire that thou insist strenuously on these things, that they who have believed God may take care to pay diligent attention to good works. These things are good and profitable to men.
Hebrews 13:16
But of doing good and communicating of your substance be not forgetful, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
3 John 1:11
Beloved, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. He that does good is of God. He that does evil has not seen God.

Especially

Matthew 10:25
It is sufficient for the disciple that he should become as his teacher, and the bondman as his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebub, how much more those of his household?
Matthew 12:50
for whosoever shall do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.
Matthew 25:40
And the King answering shall say to them, Verily, I say to you, Inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it to me.
Ephesians 2:19
So then ye are no longer strangers and foreigners, but ye are fellow-citizens of the saints, and of the household of God,
Ephesians 3:15
of whom every family in the heavens and on earth is named,
Hebrews 3:6
but Christ, as Son over his house, whose house are we, if indeed we hold fast the boldness and the boast of hope firm to the end.
Hebrews 6:10
For God is not unrighteous to forget your work, and the love which ye have shewn to his name, having ministered to the saints, and still ministering.
1 John 3:13
Do not wonder, brethren, if the world hate you.
1 John 5:1
Every one that believes that Jesus is the Christ is begotten of God; and every one that loves him that has begotten loves also him that is begotten of him.
3 John 1:5
Beloved, thou doest faithfully in whatever thou mayest have wrought towards the brethren and that strangers,

General references

Deuteronomy 10:19
And ye shall love the stranger; for ye have been strangers in the land of Egypt.
Deuteronomy 15:3
Of the foreigner thou mayest demand it; but what is thine with thy brother thy hand shall release;
Matthew 9:19
And Jesus rose up and followed him, and so did his disciples.