Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

We desire

Romans 12:8
he who exhorts, in exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Galatians 6:9
Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.
Philippians 1:9
And this is my prayer, that your love may abound still more and more in real knowledge and all discernment,
Philippians 3:15
Let those of us who are mature have this attitude; and if in anything you have a different attitude, God will reveal that also to you.
1 Thessalonians 4:10
and indeed you do love all the brethren throughout Macedonia. But we urge you, brethren, to do so more and more.
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But as for you, brethren, do not grow weary of doing good.
2 Peter 1:5
For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith virtue; and to virtue, knowledge,
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, beloved, since you look for these things, be diligent to be found by him in peace, spotless and blameless.

To the

Hebrews 3:6
but Christ is faithful as a son over God's house. And we are his house, if we hold fast to our confidence and the hope of which we boast.
Hebrews 10:22
let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.
Colossians 2:2
that their hearts may be encouraged as they are knit together in love, to have all the riches of assured understanding and the knowledge of God's mystery, that is, Christ himself,
1 Thessalonians 1:5
for our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake.
2 Peter 1:10
Therefore, brethren, be all the more eager to make your calling and election sure. For if you do these things, you will never fall;
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brethren. He who does not love abides in death.

Of hope

Hebrews 6:18
so that, by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.
Romans 5:2
through whom we have obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in our hope of the glory of God.
Romans 8:24
For in this hope we were saved. But hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what he sees?
Romans 12:12
Rejoice in your hope, be patient in tribulation, be faithful in prayer.
Romans 15:13
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
1 Corinthians 13:13
So now faith, hope, love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.
Galatians 5:5
For through the Spirit, by faith, we wait for the hope of righteousness.
Colossians 1:5
because of the hope laid up for you in heaven. Of this you have heard before in the word of the truth, the gospel
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope by grace,
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has caused us to be born again into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 John 3:1
See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God! And so we are! The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him.

General references

Luke 14:30
saying, 'This man began to build, and was not able to finish.'
Luke 21:19
By your endurance you will gain your lives.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love continue.