Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For it was little which thou hadst before I came, and it is now increased unto a multitude; and the LORD hath blessed thee since my coming: and now when shall I provide for mine own house also?

Increased

And the

Since my coming

General references

Bible References

Increased

Genesis 30:43
So the man became exceedingly prosperous, and had large flocks and female and male servants and camels and donkeys.

And the

Genesis 30:27
But Laban said to him, “If now it pleases you, stay with me; I have divined that the Lord has blessed me on your account.”

Since my coming

Deuteronomy 11:10
For the land, into which you are entering to possess it, is not like the land of Egypt from which you came, where you used to sow your seed and water it with your foot like a vegetable garden.

When

2 Corinthians 12:14
Here for this third time I am ready to come to you, and I will not be a burden to you; for I do not seek what is yours, but you; for children are not responsible to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.
1 Timothy 5:8
But if anyone does not provide for his own, and especially for those of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

General references

Genesis 1:22
God blessed them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let birds multiply on the earth.”
Genesis 30:43
So the man became exceedingly prosperous, and had large flocks and female and male servants and camels and donkeys.