Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
And the spirit of the Lord will be resting on him, the spirit of wisdom and good sense, the spirit of wise guiding and strength, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the Lord;
See my servant, whom I am supporting, my loved one, in whom I take delight: I have put my spirit on him; he will give the knowledge of the true God to the nations.
And as for me, this is my agreement with them, says the Lord: my spirit which is on you, and my words which I have put in your mouth, will not go away from your mouth, or from the mouth of your seed, or from the mouth of your seed's seed, says the Lord, from now and for ever.
And Jesus, having been given baptism, straight away went up from the water; and, the heavens opening, he saw the Spirit of God coming down on him as a dove;
The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make well those who are broken-hearted; to say that the prisoners will be let go, and the blind will see, and to make the wounded free from their chains,
And John gave this witness, saying, I saw the Spirit coming down from heaven like a dove and resting on him.
For he whom God has sent says God's words; and God does not give him the Spirit by measure.
Give sounds of joy, make melody together, waste places of Jerusalem: for the Lord has given comfort to his people, he has taken up the cause of Jerusalem.
The poor will have a feast of good things: those who make search for the Lord will give him praise: your heart will have life for ever.
He will be an upright guide to the poor in spirit: he will make his way clear to them.
The poor will see it and be glad: you who are lovers of God, let your hearts have life.
For the Lord has pleasure in his people: he gives the poor in spirit a crown of salvation.
Happy are the poor in spirit: for the kingdom of heaven is theirs.
The blind see; those who were not able to, are walking; lepers are made clean; those who were without hearing, now have their ears open; the dead come to life again, and the poor have the good news given to them.
And answering them he said, Go back and give news to John of what you have seen, and the things which have come to your ears; the blind now see, those who had no power in their legs are walking, lepers are made clean, those who had no hearing now have their ears open, dead men come to life again, and the poor have the good news given to them.
For this is the word of him who is high and lifted up, whose resting-place is eternal, whose name is Holy: my resting-place is in the high and holy place, and with him who is crushed and poor in spirit, to give life to the spirit of the poor, and to make strong the heart of the crushed.
For all these things my hand has made, and they are mine, says the Lord; but to this man only will I give attention, to him who is poor and broken in spirit, fearing my word.
The Lord is near the broken-hearted; he is the saviour of those whose spirits are crushed down.
The offerings of God are a broken spirit; a broken and sorrowing heart, O God, you will not put from you.
He makes the broken-hearted well, and puts oil on their wounds.
Come, let us go back to the Lord; for he has given us wounds and he will make us well; he has given blows and he will give help.
2 Corinthians 7:6
But God who gives comfort to the poor in spirit gave us comfort by the coming of Titus;
To give eyes to the blind, to make free the prisoners from the prison, to let out those who are shut up in the dark.
Saying to those who are in chains, Go free; to those who are in the dark, Come out into the light. They will get food by the way wherever they go, and have grass-lands on all the dry mountain-tops.
The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord, after King Zedekiah had made an agreement with all the people in Jerusalem, to give news in public that servants were to be made free;
And as for you, because of the blood of your agreement, I have sent out your prisoners from the deep hole in which there is no water.
And you will have knowledge of what is true, and that will make you free.
To make their eyes open, turning them from the dark to the light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may have forgiveness of sins and a heritage among those who are made holy by faith in me.
Are you not conscious that you are the servants of him to whom you give yourselves to do his desire? if to sin, the end being death, or if to do the desire of God, the end being righteousness.
But I see another law in my body, working against the law of my mind, and making me the servant of the law of sin which is in my flesh.
2 Timothy 2:25
Gently guiding those who go against the teaching; if by chance God may give them a change of heart and true knowledge,
Then take the oil and put it on his head.
This oil is to be put on the Tent of meeting, and on the ark of the law,
Then let Aaron and his sons come to the door of the Tent of meeting; and after washing them with water,
And part of the meal of the offering and part of the oil and all the perfume is to be burned for a sign by the priest: it is an offering made by fire to the Lord.
At the end of every seven years there is to be a general forgiveness of debt.
I have made discovery of David my servant; I have put my holy oil on his head.
But no one is able to go into the house of the strong man and take his goods, without first putting cords round the strong man, and then he will take his goods.
If then the son makes you free, you will be truly free.
Even as you have sent me into the world, so I have sent them into the world.
But in the night an angel of the Lord, opening the doors of the prison, took them out and said,