Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

We desire

Romans 12:8
Or he that exhorts, on exhortation: he that gives, let him do it in simplicity; he that rules, with diligence; he that shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, since you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Galatians 6:9
And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.
Philippians 1:9
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment;
Philippians 3:15
Let us therefore, as many as would be perfect, be thus minded: and if in anything you be otherwise minded, God shall reveal even this unto you.
1 Thessalonians 4:10
And indeed you do it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that you increase more and more;
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But you, brethren, be not weary in well doing.
2 Peter 1:5
And for this reason, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, beloved, seeing that you look for such things, be diligent that you may be found of him in peace, without spot, and blameless.

To the

Hebrews 3:6
But Christ as a son over his own house; whose house are we, if we hold fast the confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm unto the end.
Hebrews 10:22
Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.
Isaiah 32:17
And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance forever.
Colossians 2:2
That their hearts might be comforted, being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of understanding, to the acknowledgment of the mystery of God, and of the Father, and of Christ;
1 Thessalonians 1:5
For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much assurance; as you know what manner of men we were among you for your sake.
2 Peter 1:10
Therefore rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if you do these things, you shall never fall:
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loves not his brother abides in death.

Of hope

Hebrews 6:18
That by two immutable things, in that it was impossible for God to lie, we might have strong encouragement, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon the hope set before us:
Romans 5:2
By whom also we have access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
Romans 8:24
For we are saved by hope: but hope that is seen is not hope: for what a man sees, why does he yet hope for?
Romans 12:12
Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; constant in prayer;
Romans 15:13
Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 13:13
And now abides faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.
Galatians 5:5
For we through the Spirit wait for the hope of righteousness by faith.
Colossians 1:5
For the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, of which you heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel;
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, who has loved us, and has given us everlasting encouragement and good hope through grace,
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his abundant mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 John 3:1
Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed upon us, that we should be called the children of God: therefore the world knows us not, because it knew him not.

General references

Deuteronomy 6:17
You shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he has commanded you.
Ecclesiastes 10:18
By much slothfulness the building decays; and through idleness of the hands the house leaks.
Luke 14:30
Saying, This man began to build, and was not able to finish.
Luke 21:19
In your patience you will gain your souls.
Hebrews 13:1
Let brotherly love continue.