Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace;

Bible References

A tenth

Genesis 28:22
And this stone which I set a pillar shall be the house of God, and all which thou shalt give to me, the tenth I will tithe it to thee.
Leviticus 27:32
And all the tenth of cattle and sheep, all which shall pass through under the rod, the tenth shall be holy to Jehovah.
Numbers 18:21
And to the sons of Levi, behold, I gave all the tenth in Israel for an inheritance for their services which they served, the service of the tent of appointment
1 Samuel 8:15
And of your seeds and of your vineyards he will take the tenth and give to his eunuchs and to his servants.

King of righteousness

2 Samuel 8:15
And David will reign over all Israel; and David will be doing judgment and justice to all his people.
2 Samuel 23:3
The God of Israel said to me, the Rock of Israel spake a parable upon the just man: a parable to fear God.
1 Kings 4:24
For he ruled over all beyond the river, from Tiphsah and even to Azzah, over all the kings beyond the river: and there was peace to him from all his servants from round about
1 Chronicles 22:9
Behold, a son being born to thee, he shall be a man of rest; and I caused rest to him from all his enemies from round about: for Solomon shall be his name, and I will give peace and quiet upon Israel in his days.
Psalm 45:4
And in thy splendor prosper thou riding upon the word of truth and humility, of justice; and thy right hand shall teach thee wonderfully.
Psalm 72:1
To Solomon. O God, thou wilt give thy judgments to the king, and thy justice to the king's son.
Psalm 85:10
Mercy and truth met together; justice and peace kissed.
Isaiah 9:6
For a child was born to us, a son was given to us, and the dominion shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called, Wonderful, Counsellor, Mighty God, everlasting Father, Captain of Peace.
Isaiah 32:1
Behold, a king shall reign for justice, and for chiefs they shall rule for judgment
Isaiah 45:22
Look to me all ye ends of the earth and be saved, for I am God, and none else.
Jeremiah 23:5
Behold the days coming, says Jehovah, and I raised up to David a just sprout, and a king reigned and prospered, and he did judgment and justice in the earth.
Jeremiah 33:15
In those days and in that time I will cause the sprout of justice to spring up to David; and he did judgment and justice in the land.
Micah 5:5
And this was peace, for Assur shall come up into our land: and when he shall tread in our palaces and we raised against him seven shepherds, and eight anointed men.
Luke 2:14
Glory to God in the highest ones, and upon earth peace, benevolence in men.
Romans 3:26
For the manifestation of his justice now in time: for him to be just, and justifying him of the faith of Jesus.
Romans 5:1
Justified therefore of faith we have peace with God by our Lord Jesus Christ:
Ephesians 2:14
For he is our peace, having made both one, and having loosed the middle partition wall of the enclosure;