Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Furthermore we have had fathers of our flesh which corrected us, and we gave them reverence: shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live?


Bible References


John 3:6
That which hath been born of the flesh, is, flesh, and, that which hath been born of the spirit, is, spirit.
Acts 2:30
Being then, a prophet, and knowing that, with an oath, God had sworn unto him, of the fruit of his loins, to seat on his throne,
Romans 1:3
Concerning his Son, - who came to be of the seed of David, according to flesh,
Romans 9:3
For I could have wished to be accursed, even I myself, from the Christ, in behalf of my brethren my kinsmen according to the flesh; -


Hebrews 12:7
For the sake of discipline, persevere! As towards sons, God, beareth himself, towards you; for who is a son whom a father doth not discipline?

We gave

Exodus 20:12
Honour thy father, and thy mother, - that thy days may be prolonged upon the soil, which Yahweh thy God is about to give unto thee.
Leviticus 19:3
Ye shall, every one, revere, his father and his mother, And my sabbaths, shall ye observe, - I - Yahweh, am your God.
Deuteronomy 21:18
When a man hath a son, rebellious and insulting, who will not hearken to the voice of his father, and to the voice of his mother, - though they chastise him, yet will not hearken unto them,
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed, be he that holdeth in light esteem his father or his mother. And all the people shall say - Amen.
Proverbs 30:17
The eye that mocketh a father, and despiseth to obey a mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young of the eagle shall eat it.
Ezekiel 22:7
Father and mother, have they despised in thee, To the sojourner, have they dealt with oppression in the midst of thee, - The fatherless and the widow, have they maltreated in thee:
Ephesians 6:1
Ye children, be obedient unto your parents in the Lord, for this is right:

Shall we not

Malachi 1:6
A son, will honour a father, and, a servant, his lord, - If then, a father, I am, where is mine honour? And, if, a lord, I am, where is my reverence? saith Yahweh of hosts - to you, ye priests, who despise my Name, and yet say, Wherein have we despised thy Name?
James 4:7
Range yourselves, therefore, under God, but withstand the adversary, and he will flee from you:
1 Peter 5:6
Be made lowly, therefore, under the strong hand of God, that he may lift, you, up in due time, -

The father

Numbers 16:22
And they fell upon their faces and said, O GOD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, - shall, one man, sin, and against all the assembly, wilt thou he wroth.
Numbers 27:16
Let Yahweh, God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the assembly;
Job 12:10
In whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the spirit of all the flesh of men.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust return to the earth, as it was, - and, the spirit, return unto God, who gave it.
Isaiah 42:5
Thus, saith GOD himself - Yahweh, - Creator of the heavens that stretched them forth, Out-spreader of earth, and the products thereof, - Giver of breath to the people thereon, And of spirit to them who walk therein,
Isaiah 57:16
For not age-abidingly, will I contend, Nor perpetually, will I be wroth, - For, spirit, before me, would faint, Even the breathing souls, which, I, had made.
Zechariah 12:1
The oracle of the word of Yahweh, on Israel, - Declareth Yahweh - Stretching out the heavens, and founding the earth, and fashioning the spirit of man within him:

General references

Deuteronomy 4:22
for, I, am about to die in this land, I am not to pass over the Jordan, - but, ye, are to pass over, and possess this good land.
Psalm 89:32
Then will I punish, with a rod, their transgression; And, with stripes, their iniquity:
Isaiah 45:10
Alas, for one who saith to a father, What begettest thou? Or to a woman What dost thou bring forth?