Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.

Bible References


Genesis 2:16
And Jehovah God will appoint to the man, saying, From every tree of the garden eating, thou shalt eat.


Genesis 20:6
And God will say to him in a dream, I knew also that in the uprightness of thy heart thou didst this; and I also will restrain thee from sinning against me: for this I suffered thee not to touch her.
Exodus 19:12
And set bounds to the people round about, saying, Watch for yourselves to go up into the mount, and to touch upon its extremity: every one touching upon the mount, dying, shall die.
1 Chronicles 16:22
Ye shall not touch upon my Messiah, and upon my prophets ye shall not do evil.
Job 1:11
But send forth now thy band and tough upon all which is to him, if he will not bless thee upon thy face.
Job 2:5
But send forth now thy hand and touch upon his bone and upon his flesh, if he will not bless thee to thy face.
Job 19:21
Pity me, pity me, ye my friends, for the hand of God touched upon me.
1 Corinthians 7:1
And of what ye wrote to me: good for a man not to touch a woman.
2 Corinthians 6:17
Therefore come out from the midst of them, and be separated, says the Lord, and touch not the unclean; and I will receive you.
Colossians 2:21
(Touch not; neither taste; neither shouldest thou handle;

General references

1 Kings 13:16
And he will say, I shall not be able to turn back with thee and to go with thee: and I will not eat bread and I will not drink water with thee in this place:
Acts 19:15
And the evil spirit having answered, said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye?
Colossians 2:21
(Touch not; neither taste; neither shouldest thou handle;