Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Then shalt thou call, and the LORD shall answer; thou shalt cry, and he shall say, Here I am. If thou take away from the midst of thee the yoke, the putting forth of the finger, and speaking vanity;

The yoke

General references

Bible References

Shalt thou

Isaiah 1:15
When you lift up your hands in prayer,
I will refuse to look at you;
even if you offer countless prayers,
I will not listen.
Your hands are covered with blood.
Isaiah 30:19
For you people will live on Zion in Jerusalem and will never cry again. He will show favor to you at the sound of your cry; when He hears, He will answer you.
Isaiah 65:24
Even before they call, I will answer;
while they are still speaking, I will hear.
Psalm 34:15
The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous,
and His ears are open to their cry for help.
Psalm 37:4
Take delight in the Lord,
and He will give you your heart’s desires.
Psalm 50:15
Call on Me in a day of trouble;
I will rescue you, and you will honor Me.”
Psalm 66:18
If I had been aware of malice in my heart,
the Lord would not have listened.
Psalm 91:15
When he calls out to Me, I will answer him;
I will be with him in trouble.
I will rescue him and give him honor.
Psalm 118:5
I called to the Lord in distress;
the Lord answered me
and put me in a spacious place.
Jeremiah 29:12
You will call to Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you.
Matthew 7:7
“Keep asking, and it will be given to you. Keep searching, and you will find. Keep knocking, and the door will be opened to you.
1 John 3:21
Dear friends, if our conscience doesn’t condemn us, we have confidence before God


Genesis 27:18
When he came to his father, he said, “My father.”

And he answered, “Here I am. Who are you, my son?”
1 Samuel 3:4
Then the Lord called Samuel, and he answered, “Here I am.”

The yoke

Isaiah 58:6
Isn’t the fast I choose:
To break the chains of wickedness,
to untie the ropes of the yoke,
to set the oppressed free,
and to tear off every yoke?

The putting

Isaiah 57:4
Who is it you are mocking?
Who is it you are opening your mouth
and sticking out your tongue at?
Isn’t it you, you rebellious children,
you race of liars,
Proverbs 6:13
winking his eyes, signaling with his feet,
and gesturing with his fingers.


Isaiah 59:3
For your hands are defiled with blood
and your fingers, with iniquity;
your lips have spoken lies,
and your tongues mutter injustice.
Psalm 12:2
They lie to one another;
they speak with flattering lips and deceptive hearts.
Ezekiel 13:8
“Therefore, this is what the Lord God says: I am against you because you have spoken falsely and had lying visions.” This is the declaration of the Lord God.
Zechariah 10:2
For the idols speak falsehood,
and the diviners see illusions;
they relate empty dreams
and offer empty comfort.
Therefore the people wander like sheep;
they suffer affliction because there is no shepherd.

General references

Isaiah 65:24
Even before they call, I will answer;
while they are still speaking, I will hear.

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