Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.

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Bible References

He shall gather

Isaiah 42:3
He will not break a broken reed, and he not will extinguish a dim wick. He will bring justice forth in faithfulness.
Genesis 33:13
But he said to him, "My lord knows that the children [are] frail, and the flocks and the cattle [which are] nursing [are a concern] to me. Now [if] they drove them hard for a day all the flocks would die.
Ezekiel 34:16
"I will seek the lost, and I will bring back the scattered, and I will bind [up] the one hurt, and I will strengthen the sick; and the fat and the strong I will destroy. I will feed her with justice."
John 21:15
Now when they had eaten breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, "Simon [son] of John, do you love me more than these?" He said to him, "Yes, Lord, you know that I love you." He said to him, "Feed my lambs!"
1 Corinthians 3:1
And I, brothers, was not able to speak to you as to spiritual [people], but as to fleshly [people], as to infants in Christ.

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Matthew 19:15
And he laid his hands on them [and] traveled on from there.
Mark 10:16
And [after] taking [them] into his arms, he blessed them, placing his hands on them.