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 born of flesh is flesh; and that born of the Spirit is spirit.
Acts 2:30
Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God swore with an oath to him, of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, to raise up Christ to sit upon his throne:
Romans 1:3
Concerning his Son born of the seed of David according to the flesh.
Romans 9:3
For I myself was praying to be anathema from Christ for my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh:


Hebrews 12:7
If ye endure correction, God treats you as sons; for who is the son which the father corrects not?

We gave

Exodus 20:12
Honor thy father and thy mother, so that thy days shall be prolon upon the land which Jehovah thy gave to thee.
Leviticus 19:3
Ye shall fear each his mother and his father, and my Sabbaths ye shall watch: I am Jehovah your God.
Deuteronomy 21:18
If there shall be to a man a son stubborn and rebellious, he not hearing to the voice of his father and to the voice of his mother, and they chastised him, and he will not hear to them:
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed he making light of his father and his mother: and all the people said, Amen.
Proverbs 30:17
The eye shall mock to his father, and despise to obey the mother, the ravens of the valley shall bore it out and the sons of the eagle shall eat it
Ezekiel 22:7
They made light of father and mother in thee: they did with violence to the stranger in the midst of thee: they oppresed the orphan and the widow in thee.
Ephesians 6:1
Children, listen to your parents in the Lord: for this is just.

Shall we not

Malachi 1:6
A son will honor the father, and the servant his lord; and if I a father, where mine honor? and if I their lord, where my fear? said Jehovah of armies to you, O priests despising my name. And ye said, In what did we despise thy name?
James 4:7
Be subjected therefore to God. Resist the accuser, and he will flee from you.
1 Peter 5:6
Therefore be humbled under the strong hand of God, that he might lift you up) in due measure:

The father

Numbers 16:22
And they shall fall upon their faces, and they will say, God, the God of the spirits for all flesh, shall one man sin, and wilt thou be angry against all the assembly.
Numbers 27:16
Will Jehovah, the God of the spirits to all flesh, appoint a man over the assembly,
Job 12:10
Which in his hand the soul of all living, and the spirit of all the flesh of man.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
And the dust shall turn back to the earth as it was, and the spirit shall turn back to God who gave it.
Isaiah 42:5
Thus said God Jehovah, creating the heavens and stretching them out; and spreading out the earth and its productions; giving breath to the people upon it, and spirit to those going upon it:
Isaiah 57:16
For not forever will I contend, and not to everlasting will I be angry: for the spirit will faint from before me, and the lives I made.
Zechariah 12:1
The Lifting up of the word of Jehovah for Israel, says Jehovah, stretching forth the heavens and founding the earth, and forming the spirit of man in the midst of him.

General references

Deuteronomy 4:22
For I die in this land, not to pass over Jordan: and ye are passing over and shall possess this good land.
Psalm 89:32
And I reviewed their transgression with the rod, and their iniquity with blows.
Isaiah 45:10
Wo to him saying to the father, What wilt thou beget? and to the woman, What wilt thou bring forth?