Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.


Bible References

Do ye

Isaiah 44:20
He fed upon ashes: a deceived heart turned him away, and he shall not deliver his soul, and he shall not say, Is there not a lie in my right hand?
Jeremiah 2:13
For my people did two evils: they forsook me the fountain of living waters, to hew out for them wells, broken wells which will not hold water.
Hosea 8:7
For they shall sow the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: no stalk to it: the sprout shall not make flour: perhaps it will make, strangers will swallow it down.
Hosea 12:1
Ephraim fed upon the wind, and he pursued the east wind: all the day he multiplied falsehood and destruction; and they will cut out a covenant with Assur, and oil will be brought to Egypt
Habakkuk 2:13
Behold, is it not from Jehovah of armies, and the peoples shall labor in a sufficiency of fire, and the peoples shall be wearied in a sufficiency of emptiness?
Matthew 15:9
But they worship me in vain, teaching doctrines the commands of men.
Luke 15:15
And having gone, he was joined to one of the citizens of that country; and he sent him into the fields to feed swine.
Romans 9:31
And Israel following the law of justice, reached not the law of justice.
Romans 10:2
For I testify for them that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.
Philippians 3:4
Although I might also have confidence in the flesh. If any other think to have confidence in the flesh, I more:
Hebrews 13:9
With various and strange teachings be not carried about. For good the heart be rendered firm by grace; not by food, in which they having walked about were not profited.


Isaiah 46:6
Squandering gold out of the bag and they will weigh silver in the balance, they will hire a founder, and he will make it a god: they will fall down, they will also worship

General references

Psalm 107:9
For he satisfied the thirsty soul, and the hungering soul he filled with good.
Proverbs 8:1
Shall not wisdom call, and understanding give her voice?
Proverbs 9:5
Come ye, eat of my bread, and drink ye of the wine I mingled.
Isaiah 1:19
If ye shall be willing and hear, ye shall eat the good of the land.
Matthew 22:9
Go ye, therefore, to the passages of the ways, and as many as ye should find, call to the nuptial feast.