Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Meek

Isaiah 61:1
The spirit of the Lord Jehovah is upon me; because Jehovah anointed me to announce good news to the afflicted, he sent me to bind up to the broken of heart, to call freedom to the captives, and the opening of the prison to the bound.
Psalm 25:9
He will cause the humble to trend in judgment, and he will teach the humble the way.
Psalm 37:11
And the humble shall inherit the earth, and they delighted themselves for the multitude of peace.
Psalm 149:4
For Jehovah delighted in his people: he will adorn the humble in salvation.
Zephaniah 2:3
Seek Jehovah, all ye humble of the earth, who did his judgment; seek justice, seek humility: perhaps ye shall be covered in the day of the anger of Jehovah.
Matthew 5:5
Happy the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
Matthew 11:29
Lift up my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am meek and humble in heart; and ye shall find rest to your souls.
Galatians 5:22
And the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
Ephesians 4:2
With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, bearing one another in love;
Philippians 2:1
If therefore any consolation in Christ, if any encouragement of love, if any mutual participation of the Spirit, if any compassions and mercies,
James 1:21
Wherefore having put away all sordid avarice, and excess of wickedness, in meekness receive the implanted word, able to save your souls.
James 2:5
Hear, my dearly beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the beggars of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to them loving him?
James 3:13
Who wise and knowing among you? let him show out of a good mode of life his works in meekness of wisdom.
1 Peter 2:1
Therefore setting aside all wickedness, and all artifice, and dissimulation; and envies, and all calumnies,

The poor

Isaiah 41:17
The poor and the needy seeking water, and none; their tongue failing in thirst, I Jehovah will answer them; the God of Israel, I will not forsake them.
Isaiah 57:15
For thus said the high and lifted up inhabiting eternity, and his name Holy; being lifted up, and I will dwell in the holy place, and with the broken and humble of spirit, to preserve alive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the broken.
Isaiah 66:2
And all these my hand made, and all these shall be, says Jehovah: and to this will I look, to the humble. and smitten of spirit, and trembling at my word.
Psalm 9:18
For the needy shall not be forgotten forever: the hope of the poor shall not perish forever.
Psalm 12:5
From the oppression of the poor, from the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, Jehovah will say; I will set with salvation, he will puff at him.
Zephaniah 3:12
And I left in the midst of thee a humble and weak people, and they trusted in the name of Jehovah.
Matthew 5:3
Happy the poor in spirit: for their's is the kingdom of the heavens.
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive sight, and the lame walk, the leprous are cleansed, and the deaf bear, the dead are roused, and the poor have good news announced.
1 Corinthians 1:26
For ye see your calling, brethren, that not many wise according to the flesh, not many powerful, not, many well born:
James 1:9
And let the humble brother boast in his elevation:
James 2:5
Hear, my dearly beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the beggars of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to them loving him?

Rejoice

Isaiah 41:16
Thou shalt winnow them, and the wind shall lift them up, and the storm shall scatter them: and thou shalt rejoice in Jehovah, and glory in the Holy One of Israel.
Isaiah 61:10
Rejoicing, I will rejoice in Jehovah, my soul shall exult in my God, for he put upon me the garments of salvation, and he clothed me with a robe of justice, as a bridegroom will be a priest with a turban, and as a bride will be adorned with her dress.
Habakkuk 3:18
I will exult in Jehovah, I will rejoice in the God saving me.
Philippians 3:1
As to the rest, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things to you, to me is not slothful, and to you safe.
Philippians 4:4
Rejoice in the Lord always: again say I, Do ye rejoice.

General references

Isaiah 17:7
In that day shall the man look upon him making him, and his eyes shall look to the Holy One of Israel
Luke 2:20
And the shepherds returned, honouring and praising God for all which they heard and saw, as was spoken to them.
Luke 24:45
Then opened he their understanding, to understand the writings,
John 7:49
But the crowd, not knowing the law, are cursed.
1 Corinthians 1:27
But the foolish things of the world, has God chosen that he might shame the wise; and the weak things of the world has God chosen that he might shame things strong;