Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.

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Bible References

In my

Acts 21:33
Then the chief captain, coming near, laid hold of him, and ordered that he be bound with two chains; and he was inquiring who he was, and what he had done.
Acts 28:20
For this cause, therefore, I called for you, to see and to speak with you: for, on account of the hope of Israel, I am encompassed with this chain."
Ephesians 3:1
For this cause I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus in behalf of you gentiles,
Ephesians 4:1
I, therefore, the prisoner in the Lord exhort you to walk worthily of the calling with which ye were called,
Ephesians 6:20
for which I am an ambassador in chains, that therein I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
Philippians 1:7
even as it is right for me to think this in behalf of you all; because ye have me in your heart, both in my bonds and in the defense and confirmation of the Gospel, all of you being partakers with me of the grace.
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord give mercy to the house of Onesiphorus; because he ofttimes refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chain;
2 Timothy 2:9
wherein I am suffering hardship, even to bonds, as a malefactor; but the Word of God has not become bound.

And took

Matthew 5:11
"Happy are ye, when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for My sake.
Acts 5:41
They, therefore, were going from the presence of the Sanhedrin, rejoicing because they were accounted worthy to suffer dishonor in behalf of The Name.
James 1:2
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when ye fall in with manifold temptations;

In yourselves that ye have

Matthew 6:19
"Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through, and steal;
Matthew 19:21
Jesus said to him, "If you wish to be perfect, go, sell what you have, and give to the poor, and you shall have treasure in Heaven; and come, follow Me."
Luke 10:42
but of one thing there is need; for Mary chose the good part, which, indeed, shall not be taken away from her."
Luke 12:33
Sell what ye have, and give alms; make for yourselves purses that grow not old, a treasure unfailing in Heaven, where no thief approaches, nor moth corrupts;
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that, if the earthly house of our tabernacle be dissolved, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal, in the heavens.
Colossians 1:5
because of the hope laid up for you in Heaven, of which ye heard before in the word of the truth of the Gospel,
Colossians 3:2
Keep thinking of the things above, not of the things on the earth,
1 Timothy 6:19
treasuring up for themselves a good foundation for the future, that they may lay hold on that which is really life.
2 Timothy 4:8
henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the Righteous Judge, will recompense to me in that day, and not only to me, but also to all those who have loved His appearing.
1 Peter 1:4
to an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and unfading; kept in Heaven for you,
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now are we children of God, and never yet was it manifested what we shall be. We know that, if He shall be manifested, we shall be like Him, because we shall see Him as He is.

General references

Matthew 6:20
but lay up for yourselves treasures in Heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes, and where theives do not break through, nor steal;
Hebrews 12:4
Not yet did ye resist unto blood, contending against sin;