Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Meek

Isaiah 61:1
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to preach good tidings unto those who are cast down; to bind up the wounds of the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those that are bound;
Psalm 25:9
Teth He will cause the humble to pass through the judgment, and the meek he will teach his way.
Psalm 37:11
But the meek shall inherit the earth and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
Psalm 149:4
For the LORD takes pleasure in his people; he will beautify the humble with saving health.
Zephaniah 2:3
Seek ye the LORD, all ye humble of the earth, who have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek humility: it may be ye shall be kept in the day of the LORD's anger.
Matthew 5:5
Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
Matthew 11:29
Take my yoke upon you and learn of me, for I am meek and humble of heart, and ye shall find rest for your souls.
Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Ephesians 4:2
with all humility and meekness, with tolerance, forbearing one another in love,
Philippians 2:1
Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of charity, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies,
James 1:21
So then, leave all uncleanness and remains of malice and receive with meekness the word ingested within you, which is able to cause your souls to be saved.
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?
James 3:13
Who is wise and ready among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works in meekness of wisdom.
1 Peter 2:1
Having therefore left all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envies and all murmurings,

The poor

Isaiah 41:17
The poor and needy seek the waters that are not; their tongue fails for thirst; I the LORD will hear them; I the God of Israel will not forsake them.
Isaiah 57:15
For thus has said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose name is The Holy One; I dwell in the high place and in holiness and with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit to cause the spirit of the humble to live and to cause the heart of the contrite ones to live.
Isaiah 66:2
For all these things my hand has made, by my hand has these things been, said the LORD; but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit and trembles at my word.
Psalm 9:18
For the humble shall not always be forgotten: the hope of the poor shall not perish for ever.
Psalm 12:5
For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now I will arise, saith the LORD; I will set in safety the one whom the wicked one has ensnared.
Zephaniah 3:12
I will also leave in the midst of thee a poor and humble people, and they shall wait in the name of the LORD.
Matthew 5:3
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of the heavens.
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk; the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear; the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
1 Corinthians 1:26
For look upon your vocation, brothers, that ye are not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble,
James 1:9
Let the brother of low degree rejoice in his high status;
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?

Rejoice

Isaiah 41:16
Thou shalt fan them, and the wind shall carry them away, and the whirlwind shall scatter them; but thou shalt rejoice in the LORD, thou shalt glory in the Holy One of Israel.
Isaiah 61:10
I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of saving health; he has surrounded me with the robe of righteousness; as a bridegroom he has arrayed me, and as a bride made up of his jewels.
Habakkuk 3:18
yet I will rejoice in the LORD; I will joy in the God of my saving health.
Philippians 3:1
It remains, my brethren, that ye rejoice in the Lord. It does not bother me to write the same things to you, and for you it is safe.
Philippians 4:4
Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say, Rejoice.

General references

Isaiah 17:7
At that day man shall look to his Maker, and his eyes shall see the Holy One of Israel.
Luke 2:20
And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told unto them.
Luke 24:45
Then he opened their understanding that they might understand the scriptures
John 7:49
But this people who do not know the law are cursed.
1 Corinthians 1:27
but rather God has chosen that which is the foolishness of the world to confound the wise, and God has chosen that which is the weakness of the world to put to shame the things which are mighty;