Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

We desire

Romans 12:8
the speaker, in his exhortation, the giver of charity, with generosity, the office-holder, with devotion, the one who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.
Galatians 6:9
Let us not get tired of doing right, for at the proper time we shall reap, if we do not give out.
Philippians 1:9
And it is my prayer that your love may grow richer and richer in knowledge and perfect insight,
Philippians 3:15
Let as many of us therefore as are mature have this attitude. If you have any different attitude, God will make this clear to you.
1 Thessalonians 4:10
and you are doing it to all the brothers all over Macedonia. But we do entreat you, brothers, to surpass yourselves
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But you, brothers, must not get tired of doing right.
2 Peter 1:5
For this very reason make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, dear friends, while waiting for this, make every effort to be found by him unstained, irreproachable, and at peace.

To the

Hebrews 3:6
but Christ's faithfulness was that of a son set over the house of God. And we are that house, if we keep up our courage and our triumphant hope to the very end.
Hebrews 10:22
let us draw near to God in sincerity of heart and with perfect faith, with our hearts cleansed from the sense of sin, and our bodies washed with clean water.
Colossians 2:2
that your hearts may be cheered. I want you to be united by love, and to have all the benefit of assured knowledge in coming to know Christ??3 that divine mystery in which all treasures of wisdom and knowledge are to be found.
1 Thessalonians 1:5
for our preaching of the good news did not come to you as mere words but with power and the holy Spirit and full conviction??ou know the kind of life we lived among you for your good.
2 Peter 1:10
Therefore, brothers, make all the greater efforts to make God's call and choice of you certain. For if you have these qualities, you will never stumble,
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love our brothers. Anyone who does not love is still in death.

Of hope

Hebrews 6:18
so that by these two unalterable things, which make it impossible for God to break his promise, we who have taken refuge with him may be greatly encouraged to seize upon the hope that is offered to us.
Romans 5:2
by whom we have been introduced through faith to the favor of God that we now enjoy, and let us glory in our hope of sharing the glory of God.
Romans 8:24
It was in this hope that we were saved. But a hope that can be seen is not a hope, for who hopes for what he sees?
Romans 12:12
Be happy in your hope, steadfast in time of trouble, persistent in prayer.
Romans 15:13
May God, the source of hope, fill you with perfect happiness and peace in your faith, so that you may have overflowing hope through the power of the holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 13:13
So faith, hope, and love endure. These are the great three, and the greatest of them is love.
Galatians 5:5
But we, by the Spirit, through faith wait for the uprightness we hope for.
Colossians 1:5
and for the hope of what is stored up for you in heaven. You first heard of it long ago when the true message of the gospel
2 Thessalonians 2:16
May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who has loved us and kindly given us unfailing encouragement and a well-founded hope,
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has caused us to be born anew to a life of hope through Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead,
1 John 3:1
Think what love the Father has had for us, in letting us be called God's children, for that is what we are. This is why the world does not know what we are??ecause it has never come to know him.

General references

Luke 14:30
and say, 'This man started to erect a building, and could not finish it!'
Luke 21:19
It is by your endurance that you will win your souls.
Hebrews 13:1
Your love for the brotherhood must continue.